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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is the regulator of the securities and commodity market in India owned by the Government of India.

Volume trends - 2nd phase of Peak Margins implementation from March 2021.

March 2021 was dreaded by the broking community due to the significant reduction in intraday leverage (2x) as mandated by SEBI. The first phase of the peak margin implementation that came into effect in December 2020 allowed brokerages to offer... (More)

The new pledge mechanism will come into effect on 1st September 2020. Let's discuss the pros & cons of this SEBI reform.

Some points:

  1. Brokers cannot pledge clients' Demat holdings without their knowledge anymore.
  2. Demat holders/clients will have to pledge/un-pledge directly.
  3. The brokerage industry asked for an extension of timelines citing operational challenges to implement the changes on such short notice, SEBI... (More)

What will be the trading scenario after the SEBI action that will be complete by 2021 ?

Broking industry at Crossroads - 2020 & Beyond

The year 2020 has been an unimaginable roller coaster ride and will be remembered for times to come! From the debilitating effects of Covid19 to the crazy market volatility during the ensuing lockdowns to a slew of sweeping reforms undertaken... (More)