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    Letters to the Editor dated June 22, 2022

    Boosting the capital market Apropos ‘Time for caution’ (June 22), while the involvement of retail investors in the capital market is witnessing an upswing, it is important to protect their interests by improving their financial literacy . The steep rise in the Fed rate and the persisting war have affected both the global and domestic capital markets. Despite the good performance of India Inc, the price of equities in the secondary market has declined sharply due to the massive withdrawal of funds by Foreign Portfolio Investors. Consequently, it has created intense volatility in the market. Retail investors have suffered hefty losses, and gradual conversion of their equity investments into other…