How To Sell Equity Stocks Without POA Through eDIS?

How To Sell Equity Stocks Without POA Through eDIS?

We are going live with eDIS on the Jiffy App and Web. What does this mean for investors? Earlier, investors had to courier a signed copy of their Power of Attorney (POA) or Delivery Instruction Slip (DIS) in order to sell their holdings. With the eDIS facility by CDSL, investors can now sell the stocks from their holdings via an online authorisation…

What Is API In Pharmaceutical Industry? Why Are The Stocks Of API Manufacturing Companies Moving Up?

Pharma is considered to be a defensive sector because when economy does well, the defensive sectors go unnoticed. However, when the economy declines, the defensive sectors end up outperforming the broader markets. In the recent market volatility that occurred due to the Covid – 19 pandemic, Pharma stocks have given exceptional returns. BSE healthcare index topped the chart of one-year performance. But…

Types of Stock Market Trading : A Guide for Beginners

Types of Stock Market Trading: A Guide for Beginners

A lot of first-time investors are moving to stock markets to use up the free time in lockdown and to earn some extra cash. And most of these investors are trying their hand at short term trading as a way to get fast returns. Clearly, stock markets have become more accessible for every investor. However, getting into trading without a sufficient understanding…

ESG Investments : Does It Work In India?

ESG Investments in India

ESG investments or Socially responsible investments is a very popular investment strategy in US and Europe. According to data from Morningstar, As of March 2020, US has total assets of USD 119.33 billion and Europe has total assets of USD 683.87 billion under the ESG investment strategy. In India also, ESG investments has started getting more attention amid the corporate governance issues…

New SEBI Rules On Upfront Margin Collection : How Does It Impact You?

SEBI's New Rules on Upfront Margin Collection

In the latest developments, security market regulator SEBI has issued a new set of rules and regulations on the stock settlement process and margin collection. It will completely change the way you carry out the buy and sell transactions on the stock market. According to the circular issued by SEBI on July 20th, 2020, trading members/clearing members in cash segments must mandatorily…

Are You Investing In The Stock Market Or Speculating?

Investment vs Speculation

Yes, you read that right. Stock Market Investing and Speculating are two different things. While it is easier to get them mixed up, in most cases speculating in stocks leads to losses. But then why do people do it? And more importantly, how do we understand the difference between investment and speculation? Let’s understand this in more detail: How Is Investment Different…