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What is meant by a Stock Exchange?

The Securities Contract (Regulation) Act, 1956 [SCRA] defines ‘Stock  Exchange’ as any body of individuals, whether incorporated or not, constituted for the purpose of assisting, regulating or controlling the  business of buying, selling or dealing in securities. Stock exchange could be a regional stock exchange whose area of operation/jurisdiction is specified at the time of its recognition or national exchanges, which are permitted to have

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What is a Derivative?

Derivative is a product whose value is derived from the value of one or more basic variables, called underlying. The underlying asset can be equity, index, foreign exchange (forex), commodity or any other asset.  Derivative products initially emerged as hedging devices against fluctuations in commodity prices and commodity-linked derivatives remained the sole form of such products for almost three hundred years. The financial  derivatives

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What is Dematerialization?

Dematerialization is the process by which physical certificates of an investor are converted to an equivalent number of securities in electronic form and credited to the investor’s account with his Depository Participant  (DP).     Get Live Intraday BTST Short Term Research Call on Mobile , Yahoo , Chat : visit:www.moneymantrastock.com for Commodity Research call Visit : www.thecommodityline.com  

What is a Mutual Fund?

A MutualFund is a body corporate registered with SEBI (Securities Exchange Board of India) that pools money from individuals/corporate investors and invests the same in a variety of different financial instruments or securities such as equity shares, Government securities, Bonds, debentures etc.  Mutual funds can thus be considered as financial intermediaries in the  investment business that collect funds from the public and invest on behalf of

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What are the kinds of Market ?

Here are the kinds of Market. PRIMARY MARKET Market for new issues of securities, as distinguished from the Secondary Market, where previously issued securities are bought and sold. A market is primary if the proceeds of sales go to the issuer of the securities sold. This is part of the financial market where enterprises issue their new shares and bonds. It is characterised by

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Choosing a broker: Do’s and Don’ts

For most Indian retail investors, equity markets have remained an enigma (read: confusion) for a long time now. Successive scams and misdeeds over the last decade have left investors in the lurch. Not surprisingly, the percentage of household savings invested in equity and related instruments has declined sharply in the last decade. Among various market participants, brokers play a very vital role as a

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Types of mutual fund schemes

There are a wide variety of Mutual Fund schemes that cater to your needs, whatever your age, financial position, risk tolerance and return expectations. Whether as the foundation of your investment programme or as a supplement, Mutual Fund schemes can help you meet your financial goals. (A) By Structure Open-Ended Schemes These do not have a fixed maturity. You deal directly with the Mutual

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About Stock Market

ABOUT STOCK MARKET – B.S. Rawat  (Profile) Most of people think this is a gambling, even today my parent thinks it is a gamble and asks me to stay away from this market. But, I know in this profession if you are able to polish our self properly and manage to know the pulse of  market no other business can give you this much

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