1. 1 in every 3 SIP plans are in the red.
  2. Out of 215 diversified equity schemes, 68 schemes are negative.
  3. “It is natural for equity markets to go through such ups and downs. SIPs are done by investors to meet long-term goals and should be done for at least 5-10 years. They should not be worried about near-term volatilities or small negative returns in the near-term,” says A Balasubramanian, chief executive officer of Aditya Birla Sunlife Mutual Fund.
  4. Investors have lost 2 to 9% on their 1 year SIPs in schemes like Reliance Vision Fund, Motilal Oswal Midcap 30, BNP Paribas Midcap Fund, Franklin India Bluechip Fund and HDFC Top 200.

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