SEBI, stock exchanges to step up vigilance on eve of results

SEBI, stock exchanges to step up vigilance on eve of results Similar additional safeguards have been effectively used during polls in Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and other states in the recent past as well as the time of 2014 general elections Market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) as well as stock exchanges […]

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Sebi to Make Life Easier for FPIs; to Look at Grey Areas, Rework Rules

Sebi to Make Life Easier for FPIs; to Look at Grey Areas, Rework Rules MARKET REGULATOR FORMS PANEL to rationalise investment norms for offshore funds to trade in India The regulations for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) — the dominant club in the country’s capital market — will be recast to make it easier for these […]

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SEBI writes to govt urging tax parity between cash and derivatives

SEBI writes to govt urging tax parity between cash and derivatives Differentiating tax structure incentivising participation in the derivatives segment, Sebi tells government The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) intends to have tax parity in the futures and options (F&O) segment. Sebi is of the view that the differentiating tax structure, particularly the […]

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Sebi order on extending derivative trading: Key takeaways and challenges

Sebi order on extending derivative trading: Key takeaways and challenges In a move aimed at attracting investors dealing in Indian products on foreign exchanges in Singapore and Dubai, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Friday allowed domestic stock exchanges to extend equity derivatives trading until 11.55 pm. The new timings will also […]

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SEBI proposes changes to norms governing raising of equity capital

SEBI proposes changes to norms governing raising of equity capital The Sebi has proposed to allow companies to extend the IPO time period from three days without reducing the price band. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Friday proposed a slew of changes to norms governing raising of equity capital. Among the […]

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SEBI panel proposes stricter norms for RTAs

SEBI panel proposes stricter norms for RTAs A Sebi panel felt that since RTAs manage sensitive investor-related data, there need to be stricter governance rules for the A Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) panel on Friday proposed tighter ownership and governance norms for registrar and transfer agents (RTAs).According to a discussion paper released […]

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SEBI bans 28 entities for fraudulent trade with fake SMSes

SEBI bans 28 entities for fraudulent trade with fake SMSes Markets regulator Sebi has barred 28 entities from the capital markets for sending out unauthenticated SMSes in bulk with misleading ‘buy’ recommendations to pump up trading volumes in the shares of Kalpa Commercial. The order comes after Sebi received complaints from intermediaries alleging that some […]

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Sebi could make ‘pre-trade’ allocation mandatory in Indian markets

Sebi could make ‘pre-trade’ allocation mandatory in Indian markets Pooled investors such as MFs or FPIs will have to state schemes under which they are acquiring shares The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) will soon issue a set of rules for trade allocations of institutional investors such as mutual funds (MFs) or foreign […]

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Trading through mobile app may need eye sacn :SEBI

Trading through mobile app may need eye sacn :SEBI With the aim to enhance cyber security, market regulator SEBI is looking to put in place a new set of guidelines, wherein fingerprint or eye-scan will be required for stock trading through mobile applications.The market watchdog has sought comments from the market participants such as brokers, […]

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