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  • 9/10 equity Futures and Options Segment traders faced net losses.
  • On average, loss-makers incurred about Rs 50,000 in net trading losses.
  • An additional 28% of net trading losses are spent on transaction costs.
  • Profit-makers spent 15% to 50% of net profits on transaction costs.
  • Source: SEBI study (Jan 25, 2023) on Individual Traders’ Profit/Loss in equity F&O Segment for FY 2021-22.”