Need for a DEMAT Account

           Presently, it is compulsory to settle all trades done on any Stock exchange in DEMAT form only. Although, investors have an alternative to hold securities and settle trades up to 500 shares in physical forms, they need a DEMAT account as, in practice because almost all trades on stock exchanges are now being settled in DEMAT form only.


Benefits of  holding securities in DEMAT form

    What should an investor do to open an account with Cochin Stock Brokers Limited DP (Depository participant)?