scorecardresearchAs markets stay muted, is this rational to switch to fixed deposits?

As markets stay muted, is this rational to switch to fixed deposits?

Updated: 09 Oct 2022, 12:00 PM IST
TL;DR.
Both Nifty50 and Sensex have declined by 1.7 percent in the past nine months whereas interest rates on fixed deposits (FD) have been on a rise in line with the repo rates. Read further to know whether investing in fixed deposits is a rational move.
FD rates have been rising to align with repo rate that rose by 50 basis points on September 30 to its present level of 5.9 percent

FD rates have been rising to align with repo rate that rose by 50 basis points on September 30 to its present level of 5.9 percent