secondary market -203 - What is Stock market A stock market...

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What is Stock market? A stock market is a place where the stocks and securities of various companies are traded. Stock exchange - means anybody of individuals, whether incorporated or not, constituted for the purpose of assisting, regulating or controlling the business of buying, selling or dealing in securities .
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Trading Buying and selling of securities. Steps involved: Opening of a demat account Placing an order Execution of an order Settlement of trades and funds. Receipt of contract note
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Types of orders Market Order Placing an order to buy or sell the securities at the current market price Limit Order This order can be used to enter or exit a trade. It specifies a price that the trader is willing to pay or accept (or better). A buy limit order is placed below the current market price and states the highest price the trader is willing to pay for a purchase. A sell limit order is placed over the current market price and is the lowest price the seller is willing to accept.
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Stop Loss Order Most commonly used order. It can be used to establish a new position, limit a loss on an existing position, or protect a profit. A stop order specifies a price at which an order is to be executed. A buy stop is placed above the market and a
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  • Spring '17
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