scorecardresearchA contra strategy could be most worthwhile in bear phases, says Deepali Sen

A contra strategy could be most worthwhile in bear phases, says Deepali Sen

Updated: 27 Apr 2022, 05:28 PM IST
TL;DR.
So much is lost while trying to ape the market’s herd mentality. Many investors invest because others invest while others sell their investments because their peers tell them to do so. But some look for value-based investing. This means that they are more concerned with assessing the true value of the investments that the market may forsake or misconstrue as laggards. 
Contra fund investing is about going against the tide. Deepali Sen, founder partner, Srujan Financial Services LLP (a Mutual Fund Distributor) explains to MintGenie the idea and mindset behind parking money in contra funds.

Contra fund investing is about going against the tide. Deepali Sen, founder partner, Srujan Financial Services LLP (a Mutual Fund Distributor) explains to MintGenie the idea and mindset behind parking money in contra funds.