8 Things To Know About Nifty 50 Investments

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What Is Nifty 50

Nifty 50 is a stock market index representing 50 of the largest Indian companies on the National Stock Exchange.

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Direct Investment

Direct investment in Nifty 50 can be expensive and complicated; hence, Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) can be considered.

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Ways To Invest

There are two main ways to invest in Nifty 50: NIFTY 50 ETF and NIFTY 50 Index Funds.



These are essentially mutual funds and easy to trade. ETFs have lower tracking errors with slightly higher returns than index funds.


Steps To Invest

The steps include opening a demat account to buy Nifty 50 ETFs and setting up a systematic investment plan (STP).


NIFTY 50 Index Funds

These funds replicate the Nifty 50 index and also offer SIP options. One can invest as low as Rs. 500 a month.

Compiled by Syed Muskan