Investors should avoid NCDs rated below AA despite mouthwatering returns

Diversify across sectors and match your investment horizon with paper's tenor to avoid liquidity issues

Sarbajeet K Sen
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Non-convertible debentures (NCDs) from a number of companies — IIFL Finance, Muthoot Fincorp, Edelweiss Financial Services, Indiabulls Commercial Credit and InCred Financial Services — have hit the markets in recent times.  
Why invest in them?
While the State Bank of India is offering 6.25 per cent on its five-year fixed deposit (FD), NCDs could offer you as much as 8.75-10.03 per cent over the same period.

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First Published: Jan 20 2023 | 8:17 PM IST

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