Mutual Funds and Online trading accounts.Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Definition of ‘Mutual Fund’ Definition: A mutual fund is a professionally-managed investment scheme, usually run by an asset management company that brings together a group of people and invests their money in stocks, bonds and other securities. Description: As an investor, you can buy mutual fund ‘units’, which basically More...

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By gktoday On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

What is a Demat account ?

In India, shares and securities are held electronically in a dematerialized (or Demat)  account, instead of the investor taking physical possession of certificates. A Demat account is opened by the investor while More...

By gktoday On Monday, September 4th, 2017

Markets Today Updates from General Knowledge Today

 The Japanese yen, gold and sovereign bonds all rose on Monday as North Korea’s latest nuclear test provoked the usual knee-jerk shift to safe havens, though equity losses were modest amid expectations the flare-up More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Zerodha introduces Coin-Commission free direct mutual fund platform which saves huge money

What is a Mutual Fund ? A mutual fund is an investment vehicle made up of a pool of funds collected from many investors for the purpose of investing in securities such as stocks, bonds, money market instruments More...

By gktoday On Friday, December 2nd, 2016


Airtel launches India’s first Payments Bank service in Rajasthan Airtel Payments Bank Limited or Airtel Bank became the first payments bank in the country to launch live banking services in Rajasthan. The pilot More...

By gktoday On Monday, June 20th, 2016

Banking Quiz -June 2016

1.In India, the e-filing for Income tax returns is compulsory for the persons and entities which have an income of more than___? [A]5 Lakh [B]10 Lakh [C]15 Lakh [D]20 Lakh 10 Lakh 2.Recently, the Government More...

By gktoday On Friday, February 19th, 2016

International Radio Fair fest ,Outreach International Radio Fair-2016

Bhubaneswar :The two day annual International Radio Fair ‘Outreach International Radio Fair-2016’ has been held in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on February 13, 2016. The Radio Fair is an event which is first of its More...

By gktoday On Sunday, January 17th, 2016

Federal Bank introduces missed call funds transfer,first of this kind move in country

Federal Bank has introduced funds transfer by giving a missed call to the Bank. The bank will call back seeking the details and this facility is available with a transaction monthly cap of Rs.25000/  More...

By gktoday On Sunday, January 10th, 2016

EIC -The Economic Intelligence Council of India

By Team The Economic Intelligence Council (EIC) is the apex forum which is responsible for coordination, strategy and information-sharing amongst the government agencies responsible for intelligence More...

By gktoday On Friday, January 9th, 2015

The world’s largest cruise ship terminal unveiled in Dubai

UAE: The world’s largest cruise ship terminal- Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal was recently unveiled in Dubai. This newly opened terminal can handle 14,000 cruise passengers a day, thus making it world’s More...