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Mutual Funds garner over Rs 1 lakh cr in FY20 with big bets on SIPs; retail investors add more AUMs, folios
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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.

Asia's stockbrokers swamped as retail investors dive in, bet on post-coronavirus bounce
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Asia's stockbrokers swamped as retail investors dive in, bet on post-coronavirus bounce

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
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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.

Budget 2020: Access to cheaper credit, tax rationalisation can revive economy, boost consumption
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Budget 2020: Access to cheaper credit, tax rationalisation can revive economy, boost consumption

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

Debt ETF to give opportunity to retail investors to invest in quality PSU bonds: Experts
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Debt ETF to give opportunity to retail investors to invest in quality PSU bonds: Experts

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
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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
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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
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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 to make stock market debut today after raising Rs 645 cr; shares to be listed on BSE, NSE
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IRCTC to make stock market debut today after raising Rs 645 cr; shares to be listed on BSE, NSE

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.

Union Budget 2019: Govt working on tax sops for retail investors in CPSE, Bharat-22 ETF
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Union Budget 2019: Govt working on tax sops for retail investors in CPSE, Bharat-22 ETF

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
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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
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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.

Mutual Funds add Rs 1.24 lakh cr to asset base in 2018 on SIP flows, strong retail participation
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Mutual Funds add Rs 1.24 lakh cr to asset base in 2018 on SIP flows, strong retail participation

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
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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.

NSE launches online platform for retail investors to buy government securities
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NSE launches online platform for retail investors to buy government securities

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
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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
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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 reaches all-time high of Rs 25 lakh crore, shows AMFI data
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Mutual funds' asset base reaches all-time high of Rs 25 lakh crore, shows AMFI data

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 garner Rs 7,554 cr from retail investors via systematic investment plans in July
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Mutual funds garner Rs 7,554 cr from retail investors via systematic investment plans in July

Mutual funds have 2.33 crore SIP accounts through which investors regularly invest in Indian mutual fund schemes.

BSE waives transaction fees on Sensex 30 stocks in equity segment from 12 March
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BSE waives transaction fees on Sensex 30 stocks in equity segment from 12 March

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