Mutual Funds garner over Rs 1 lakh cr in FY20 with big bets on SIPs; retail investors add more AUMs, folios
Systematic investment plan or SIP has been the preferred route for retail investors to invest in mutual funds as it helps them reduce market timing risk.
In Korea, where the benchmark Kospi is down by a quarter since January, retail investors lifted their broker deposits 53 percent to a record 41 trillion won ($34 billion).
Limit on tax-free employer contribution to retirement funds to impact employee with salary above Rs 60 lakh: Official
Under the existing provisions, the contribution by the employer to a recognised provident fund exceeding 12 per cent of salary is taxable.
To provide the necessary impetus to retail investors, the government could look at personal tax slab changes and roll back long-term capital gains tax
The government's decision to launch an umbrella debt exchange-traded fund will provide a better opportunity to retail investors for participation in quality public sector bonds at an affordable cost, experts said on Wednesday
SEBI tightens disclosure norms on loan defaults, reduces time for rights issue to bolster capital markets
Sebi has made it compulsory for the top 1,000 listed companies to prepare annual business responsibility reports covering their activities related to environment and stakeholder relationships
Saudi Aramco in race for IPO record with $1.7 tn top value; no international roadshows to be held to market shares
Aramco cannot sell its shares directly to investors in the US and other markets, as the IPO will be restricted to Saudis and those foreign institutions permitted to invest in the kingdom’s stock market.
Saudi Aramco to sell up to 0.05% shares to individual retail investors; prospectus flags risks, gives few details on IPO size
Aramco cannot list additional shares for a period of six months after trading starts, and will also be restricted from issuing additional shares for 12 months
IRCTC is the only entity authorised by Indian Railways to provide catering services to railways, online railway tickets and packaged drinking water at railway stations and trains in India.
The government is working on a proposal to extend tax benefits to retail investors in its two exchange traded funds - CPSE and Bharat-22 ETF
Union Budget 2019: Stock market players urge Nirmala Sitharaman to extend tax sops to retail investors in corporate bond
Financial market players on Thursday urged Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to extend tax incentives to retail investors in corporate bonds, and also pitched for additional tax sops for investments in term insurance plans
Srei opens bond issue to raise up to Rs 500 cr; fund will be utilised to meet on-lending, corporate needs
Srei said it would offer an additional coupon of 0.25 percent to all category of existing bondholders of both Srei and Srei Equipment Finance and senior citizens.
The asset under management (AUM) of the industry grew by 5.54 percent or Rs 1.24 lakh crore to Rs 23.61 lakh crore at the end of December 2018, up from Rs 22.37 lakh crore at the end of December 2017, latest data available with the Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi) showed.
Fundraising via NCD surges three-fold to Rs 29,300 crore in 2018 as higher yields in corporate bond markets woo firms
The companies raised money for funding expansion plans, retiring debt, supporting working capital requirements and other general corporate purposes.
The new app - NSE goBID, was launched by SEBI chairman Ajay Tyagi.
SEBI to introduce alternative payment mechanism for retail IPO investors from January; move will cut listing time
As a part of the continuing efforts to further streamline the process, SEBI has decided, in consultation with the stakeholders to introduce the use of UPI as a payment mechanism with Application Supported by Block Amount (ASBA) for applications in public issues by retail investors through intermediaries.
Coal India offer for sale: Institutional buyers' portion over-subscribed; bids worth over Rs 4,200 cr received
The government also has an option to retain an over-subscription of another six percent stake in the Coal India offer for sale.
Mutual funds' asset base touched a record Rs 25 lakh crore in August-end, a surge of 8.41 percent over the previous month, on the back of robust inflow in liquid funds and strong participation from retail investors.
Mutual funds have 2.33 crore SIP accounts through which investors regularly invest in Indian mutual fund schemes.
In a statement, BSE said it has waived the transaction charges in equity segment on "S&P BSE Sensex 30 Stocks with effect from 12 March, 2018