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    Looking at the emerging markets as a whole, I see India with the potential for the greatest growth prospects. Nice big population, younger generation getting very educated, growing middle class, and being lead by Narendra Modi (very pro business and pro India).

    I don't understand the indian equity markets as well as I do the US and UK markets. Does anyone have any experience with Indian Funds? Or anyone invested in indian companies trading on the BSE or NSE?
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    I know Jupiter Fund Management have a fund for indian equities. It just seems like a good time to buy given modi has shown us what he stands for in india and the SENSEX in general corrected as a whole.
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    The SENSEX as a whole looks very volatile (good for day traders I guess), daily swings of 2/3% are very normal. Something like that in the FTSE 100, would not be a common occurrence.

    2 things worry me about the SENSEX:

    1) financial reporting, how honest are indian companies in their reporting. I don't want them to lie for years inflating a stock price only to be found out and the stock to collapse.

    2) devaluation of the rupee may cause my investments to lose gain in the long run. What is india doing about stabilising their exchange rate?
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