Nov 19, 2018

Stock Market Meaning- What is Stock Market?

What is Stock Market


What is Stock Market?

Stock Market is a place where you can buy or sell the share of a company.

Generally, we buy or sell a share of a company from the Stock Exchanges.

in India, there are only two big Stock Exchanges.


  • Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE)
  • National Stock Exchange (NSE)

BSE is located at Dalal Street, Mumbai.
BSE is Asia’s first stock exchange Established in 1875.

NSE is located in Mumbai and it is the leading stock exchange of India.

BSE and NSE are two big stock Exchanges in India where you can buy or sell the share.

5000 companies are listed on the BSE while 1600 companies are listed on the NSE and the number is increasing year by year.

How To buy or sell Stock

if you want to buy or sell share or stock, you need three things.

Bank Account: one saving or current Bank Account is required to receive/send the money to your trading account.

Demat Account: A Demat Account is required to hold the shares of the company in dematerialized form.

Trading Account: it is required to buy or sell the share and it should be linked with your bank account.

Things to Remember for Demat account

  • Approach a Trusted Broker (NSE or BSE).
  • open with zero brokerage or minimum brokerage.
  • don't forget to attach address proof or PAN card
  • open full KYC account

Note:

  • buying a stock or share is subjected to market risk that's why you need to learn to invest in the stock market.
  • do well Research, don't depends on other opinion make your own decision to buy a good company.
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