How To Play The Market Gap Ups And Gap Downs

Did you know that one of the oldest trading platforms in Asia is the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). It was created in 1875 and established in 1854 by Premchand Roychand on Dalal Street. With more than 5,439 listed companies, it is the largest stock market in the world in terms of the total number of corporations that are listed.

How To Select Stocks To Invest During IPL

Do you know that IPL (Indian Premier League) and the share market share many common connections?Each of them has a huge amount of fans who all support the champion. The thing which keeps the vast majority of people engaged and involved is the possibility of profit in stock market investments and, more recently, people got […]

Difference between Risk Appetite, Risk Capital and Risk Tolerance

Did You Know that the best and the highest returns occur when people anticipate suffering the greatest losses? This highlights what might happen when you take a risk- profit or loss. The Great Depression was the finest three year period for stock ownership ever. The three years beginning in 2009, during which the entire economy was  suffering losses, had the greatest single returns.

Robo Advisory Platforms in Investment

Did you know that robots can help you make trading decisions? Aren’t robots the fantasy creatures from movies like Age of Ultron? Well, yes. But they are so much more than just humanoid machines in our real world. Automation has become such a vital part of human life that robots have taken over quite a […]

How Much Money Is Required To Retire In Peace?

A lot of people do not really think about retirement because they are focused on making money and climbing up ranks in their current company. Other than this, you have further goals like buying a house, or studying, etc. Therefore, there is no support for planning retirement as the world strives for a workforce, and not a retired section.

How are Capital Gains Taxed on Equities?

Did You Know that in India, income-based tax rates are different? Taxes are not due on income up to INR 2,50,000. The income tax rate remains 5% for income ranging between Rs. 2,50,000 and Rs. 5,00,000. The income tax rate changes to 10% once the income is between Rs. 5,00,000 and Rs. 7,50,000 and 15% for income ranging between Rs. 7,50,001 and Rs. 1,00,000, and so on. Before discussing how capital gains taxe is applicable on equities, it is important to understand what equity shares are in brief.

History Of Stock Markets From Banyan Tree To Share Trading

Do you know a large banyan tree in Mumbai’s Town Hall neighbourhood provided shade for the trading floor when the Indian stock market first began in the late 18th century? A small group of people would gather here to conduct informal cotton trades. This was primarily because Mumbai was a bustling commercial port where important commodities were frequently exchanged.

Formalised regulatory regime for digital banking, says RBI

Traditional banking has always been the norm in India. However, with the rise in people’s interest in performing digital transactions, we see an increasing trend towards digital banking. Therefore, it becomes necessary for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to formulate certain rules and regulations for the digital banking system.

Does IPL Affect Stock Market Performance?

What do you reckon is the most celebrated festival in India? A festival that is celebrated by everyone regardless of religion and caste across the country. The answer is Cricket. And one of the most popular and fast-paced forms of cricket in India is the Indian Premier League- IPL.

Common Trading Errors

Did You Know that Rich Ilczyszyn, the CEO and founder of iiTRADER.com, concluded that trading futures can be risky because you risk losing more money than you initially invested? Ilczyszyn advises traders to only trade the money they can afford to lose, also termed as “risk capital.”