Investor accounts in NSDL, CDSL recorded at 2.5 crore

Total number of investor accounts at two depositories -- NSDL and CDSL -- stood at 2.5 crore at the end of February, translating to an addition of 18.64 lakh in past one year.

 

Around 1.65 lakh demat accounts opened in October

Around 1.65 lakh investor accounts were added during the month of October, taking the cumulative number of such accounts on the nation's two depositories to 2.43 crore, shows latest data.

 

NSDL notches historic milestone of Rs 115 lakh crore custody value

NSDL notches historic milestone of Rs 115 lakh crore custody value

The National Securities Depository Ltd (NSDL) has achieved a historic milestone of crossing Rs 100 lakh crore custody value of securities held in its demat accounts, standing currently at Rs 115 lakh crore, an official said here on Saturday.

 

Sebi directs to attach bank, demat accounts of 11 entities

Markets watchdog Sebi has ordered attachment of banks and demat accounts of 11 entities to recover dues worth nearly Rs 22 lakh imposed on them for violation of norms.

SEBI orders attachment of demat, bank accounts of defaulter

SEBI orders attachment of demat, bank accounts of defaulter

Capital market regulator SEBI has ordered attachment of bank and demat accounts of one Shyama Prasad Murarka to recover dues of over Rs 77 lakh for violation of norms.

SEBI to enhance supervision on stock brokers

The Securities and Exchange board of India (SEBI) is planning to enhance supervision on stock brokers after they defaulted on 20 billion rupees of investor fund.

Average 1.4 lakh investor accounts added every month in last 1 year

With growing capital markets and business friendly climate, nearly 1.4 lakh investor accounts were opened on an average every month in the last one year.

Sebi wields powers with over 700 orders, 17,00 recovery cases

From giants like Reliance Industries and DLF to little-known entities selling jatropha plants as money-multiplier investments, all faced the music in 2014 when an empowered Sebi took them to task for manipulating markets, defrauding investors or hiding market-sensitive information.

RBI issues guidelines for NBFCs on lending against shares

With an aim to curb volatility in capital market, the Reserve Bank on Thursday asked NBFCs to maintain a loan-to-value (LTV) ratio of 50 percent in case of lending against collateral of shares.

About 2,000 demat accounts stand frozen; Sebi recovers some dues

The markets regulator is looking to recover penalties aggregating to nearly Rs 1,700 crore imposed on various entities.

Sebi orders freezing of demat,bank accounts in Millennium case

Market watchdog Sebi has ordered attachment of bank and demat accounts of more than three dozen entities to recover pending dues in the matter of Millennium Cybertech Limited.

Sebi orders attachment of demat, bank accounts of 5 entities

Market watchdog Sebi has ordered the attachment of bank and demat accounts of five entities to recover dues totalling over Rs 7 lakh in several cases.

Sebi orders attachment of demat, bank a/c of 30 entities

These attachment orders were issued between July 10 and July 14 but published on Sebi's website today.

Sebi orders demat, bank a/c freeze in Mega Corp case

Market watchdog Sebi has ordered attachment of bank and demat accounts of five individuals to recover dues worth over Rs 1.66 crore in Mega Corporation case.

Sebi orders freezing of demat, bank a/c in Empower Ind case

Market watchdog Sebi has ordered attachment of bank and demat accounts of one Ashok Bhagat to recover dues worth about Rs 97 lakh in Empower Industries India Ltd case.

Sebi orders demat, bank account attachments of two persons

Market regulator Sebi has ordered attachment of bank and demat accounts of two defaulters to recover penalties worth Rs 84 lakh that was imposed on them for violating capital market norms

IPO scam: SAT reserves verdict on Sebi-NSDL case

The scam occurred between 2003 and 2005 when multiple fictitious demat accounts were opened by a few individuals to corner IPO shares causing a loss of at least Rs 500 crore to retail investors.

Bourses restrict trading in 40 stocks for demat failures

The restriction in trading of these 40 stocks comes on top of shares of close to 500 companies already being kept under restricted-trade category by the two bourses.

Investors to get no-frills demat accounts from today

Small individual investors will be able to get no-frills demat accounts for trading in stocks, mutual funds and other securities from Monday without any annual maintenance charges for holdings up to Rs 50,000.

IT dept probing over 6,300 demat accounts

The Income tax department is conducting investigations into over 6,300 frozen demat accounts, which had shares worth Rs 6,709 crore in December last year.