The nation’s market capitalisation fell beneath Rs 200 trillion on Thursday, a stage first achieved on February 4. The mixed market worth of all BSE-listed firms stands at Rs 198.75 ($2.73 trillion). The newest bout of correction, triggered by rising US bond yields and a surge in Covid instances, has shaved off Rs 11.5 trillion in market worth.
The nation reached its highest-ever m-cap of Rs 210.2 trillion ($2.88 trillion) on March 3. In proportion phrases, India’s m-cap is down 5.5 per cent from the height — lower than the 7.7 per cent fall within the benchmark Sensex from its peak. On a one-year foundation, the m-cap has risen 92 per cent. On the nadir of the Covid-induced sell-off in March final yr, the nation’s m-cap had dropped to Rs 103.7 trillion.
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