Depositories and Depository Participant (DP)

For securities to be eligible to trade in the secondary market, it should be held in the electronic/dematerialized form. There are 2 Depositories in India. a) NSDL (National Securities Depository…

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Orders based on Timing

These orders are nothing to do with the price but they are completely based on timing. 1) Pre Market Order:- Orders placed during the pre-opening market session that is from…

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Pre opening Market Session

The 15 minutes session which starts before the actual market begins is known as the pre-opening market session. It is from 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. Earlier what used to…

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What is Free Float Market Capitalisation?

Before understanding free-float market capitalization we need to understand two definitions which are given as follows. 1) Freely Floating Shares:- These are the shares excluding the shares held by the…

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What is an Order ?

An order is an instruction to buy or sell a specific quantity of shares in the stock market. An order is complete only if it correctly indicates the name of…

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What is Market Capitalisation

It is the total market price of a company at a given time. It indicates the current value of the company and will fluctuate every second as per the demand…

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