For stock trading you need to open a Demat account with the Stock Brokers.Below is the list of some of the major online trading brokers in India.
- ICICI Securities Pvt Ltd.
- Indiabulls Securities Ltd
- Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd
- HDFC Securities Ltd
- Reliance Money
- IDBI Paisa Builder
- Geojit BNP Paribas
- Kotak Securities Ltd
- Standard Chartered
- Angel Broking
- HSBC Invest Direct Ltd
- SBICAP Securities Ltd
We’ll soon bring out a comparison chart depicting the various features and services provided by these Brokers.
Online trading has brought the convenience of stock trading to the click of a button.In online trading you do not have to call your Broker/Investment consultant to make any transaction and you can make the transactions in real time.
Now almost all the online trading platforms even provide the facility of transferring money between your bank account and your Trading account making stock trading a complete hassle free activity.
Some of the other features of Online trading are
Facility to invest in IPO,Bonds,Gold ETF.
Detailed reports on your trading history.
Techincal Analysis and Reports. Continue reading
IPO stands for Initial Public Offering and is the first sale of stocks/Shares by a private company.It is used by the companies to raise capital for expansion. When a Company lists its securities on a Public exchange (Stock Market) the money paid by the investors goes to the company in return for a share in the company.
So an an Investor, following topics will surely interest you when we speak about IPO
- Which IPO to invest in or What should be your selection criterias.
- How can I apply for an IPO
- How are the stocks allotted
We’ll be looking at these areas one by one.
Selection Criteria – Things to consider before investing in an IPO
- Key Critrias for investing in an IPO
As an Investor you should look at the following key things before investing in IPO.
- What is the past track Record and Financials of the Company offering the IPO. Continue reading