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Is The Era Of Fixed Deposit Investment Over? | India Development Debate

Fixed Deposit Rates have been the instrument of the most preferred savings for Indians with a majority of savers preferring FD to other options. But the good old, reliable FD may be failing savers with rates plunging. In fact, SBI's FD rates have dropped 160 points from 7% to 5.4% since 2015 for the 5 to 10 years tenor. It is a trend that is likely to continue for the next two to three years as per experts.

Catch the full debate with Tamanna Inamdar, Dhirendra Kumar, CEO, Value Research, Lakshmi Iyer, CIO Fixed Income and Head Products- Kotak Mutual Fund and Saugata Bhattacharya, Chief Economist, Axis Bank.