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If you must trade on margin in a volatile market, here are some things to keep in mind
After the carnage in the stock market on 21st January, Prakash Shetty (name changed), an investor, called to complain that his broker had compulsorily squared-up his trades at the lowest prices for the day causing him a huge loss. Shetty has been trading for over two decades, but was still in a soup. In...
New funny tricks become popular in bull market. Here is one
You know it is a bubble market when investors rush to acquire shares, which are not in short supply in the first place, without worrying about the safety of their funds or the legality of their purchase. A blogger, who goes by the name Bullish Indian, writes that several people have asked whether it is possible to apply for the...
The horror story of an HSBC customer. But it can happen to others too
I recently read the book If God Was A Banker by Ravi Subramanian which had been released with much fanfare by HSBC’s country-head Naina Lal Kidwai. While the book claims to be a piece of fiction, there are enough of recognisable characters and events (despite the attempt to obfuscate identities and time lines). One...