scorecardresearchSebi mulls making 'market risk factor disclosures' to help investors

Sebi mulls making 'market risk factor disclosures' to help investors

Updated: 11 Jul 2022, 08:16 AM IST
TL;DR.
The move, which is still in a preliminary stage of discussion, can help investors avoid a herd mentality that has been particularly witnessed during the last couple of years -- starting with large-scale selloffs when the pandemic hit the world in early 2020, followed soon by a sharp surge in buying of stocks without understanding the fundamentals and largely on account of get-rich-quick stories and then subsequent losses.
Madhabi Puri Buch, Chairperson of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), reacts during a conversation inside her office at the SEBI headquarters in Mumbai, India, May 27, 2022. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Madhabi Puri Buch, Chairperson of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), reacts during a conversation inside her office at the SEBI headquarters in Mumbai, India, May 27, 2022. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas