Which debt investment should you go for against adverse equity market?9 min read 24 Dec 2022, 07:19 PM IST
When the equity market loses its lustre, debt investments have historically been among the healthiest.
When the equity market loses its lustre, debt investments have historically been among the healthiest. But both equity and debt products have a long history of being used to diversify portfolios. In contrast to the turbulent stock market, which involves high risk and uncertain returns, debt instruments offer moderate returns with reduced risk while also safeguarding your portfolio from negative market responses. Debt instruments like bank deposits have become progressively popular as a result of the exorbitant interest rates brought on by the RBI's decision to raise the repo rate in an effort to control inflation. In an interview with Vineet Agrawal, co-founder of Jiraaf, a brief summary of several debt products and their risk-to-reward relationships has been covered for investors to consider in the midst of the erratic stock market.