Dematerialization

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Dematerialization

The process by which stocks and other securities cease to be represented by a physical certificate and become electronically recorded. Dematerialization has gradually become more common as computers have become more sophisticated and exchanges increasingly decide to close their trading floors.
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In view of the same, the deadline has been extended and the aforesaid requirement of transfer of securities only in demat form shall now come into force from April 1, 2019," it said in a statement.
"It's a fund where no Demat is required, no storage required, there's no wealth tax and the purity guaranteed.
Without demat, the exchange platforms were not getting traction.
However, the problems arise not so much due to the demat process per se, which is quite simple.
At present, the demat account is for equities and certain kinds of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.
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Experts say the most hassle-free option is to open a demat account with the National Spot Exchange (www.nationalspotexchange.com).
New Delhi: The government said unlisted public companies have to compulsorily issue new shares in demat form beginning October 2.
Tax benefit under the RGESS is only for firsttime equity investors-those who did not hold equities or derivatives in demat form before 23 November 2012.
Besides, Sebi ordered attachment of equity shares held in mby Valley Ltd, units of mutual funds, bank and demat accounts and investment in all the branches of all banks.
Demat GmbH, Extruma International Trade Fair for Extrusion Technology, Frankfurt, Germany, Michael Gronwald, tel.: 00 49 (0) 69-27400375; fax: 00 49 (0) 69-27400345--February 23-25.