Market Expect lower returns this year than 2017, says Nilesh Shah Updated : April 10, 2018 11:07 AM IST Elections, rising interest rates, stress on the economy and oil to impact markets this calendar year. The good news is that Indian companies are doing a great job despite the burden of high interest rates and overvalued currency. Investors must focus on asset allocation rather than market momentum in 2018. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.