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What is Benchmark in securities?

A Benchmark refers to a group or collection of securities which are regarded as a standard against which the performance of other investments like mutual funds, securities, etc. can be gauged. These are primarily Broad Market Indices like BSE Sensex, CNX Nifty, etc. Benchmark indices are made to involve many different types of securities which ..