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Keep A Complete Track On Your Trading Activities With Contract Notes

Contract note is a legal document which every stock brokers issues to their investors who invest into shares or other listed securities through them. In normal trading cycle, when an investor wishes to invest or sell securities he contracts a stock broker. A stock broker acts as an intermediary between stock exchange and investor –  he takes order from the …

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What Is Security Transaction Tax (STT)?

Securities Transaction Tax (STT) is a tax deduction being levied on all your equity transactions. STT is applicable on every purchase or sale of securities listed on the Indian stock exchange at rates prescribed by the Central Government from time to time. This includes equity shares, derivatives, equity oriented funds and equity oriented mutual funds. The deduction is been imposed …

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What Is CFD?

CFD stands for Contracts For Difference, as its name suggests it is a contract between two parties “buyer” and “seller”, that the seller will pay the buyer the difference between the current value of an asset and its value at contract time if the price of security increases, and the buyer will in return pay the seller the difference in …

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What Is ISIN Code?

The International Security Identification Number (ISIN), is a 12 Digit alpha-numeric code that uniquely identifies a security across the world. It is designed by the United Nations ISO (International Organization for standardization) to create a single global code to identify a security. Securities for which ISIN numbers are issued includes shares, bonds, commercial papers and warrants. As it is a …

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What Is A Demat Account? How To Open A Demat Account In India?

Dematerialized Account, popularly known as Demat Account, is a safe and convenient way of holding securities(equity and debt instruments both). For investing in the country’s stock markets, the very first step is to open a demat account. This is something you would require in case you wish online sale and purchase of securities such as stocks, mutual funds etc. in …

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What Is The Difference Between Class A And Class B Shares Of Stock?

Companies issues different types of stocks in the Stock Market to raise their capital. Most new investors get confused with these different types of stocks but it is important to understand what are the various types of stocks company has already issued or planning to issue and what type of stock you are buying. Common stock is a term that …

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