Buying more of a security at a price that is lower than the price paid for the initial investment. The aim of averaging down is to reduce the average cost per unit of the investment.

A market in which stock prices are falling.

The highest price at which a dealer is willing to buy Shares

In order to facilitate execution of large trades, a separate trading window is provided. A trade, with a minimum quantity of 5,00,000 shares or minimum value of Rs.5 crore executed through a single transaction on this separate window of the stock exchange will constitute a ‘Block Deal’

Stocks of large, well-established and financially-sound companies which hold a record of consistently increasing rate of paying the dividends over decades to its stock holders. Blue chip stocks typically have a market capitalization in thousands of crores

Promissory notes issued by a corporation or government to its lenders, usually with a specified amount of interest for a specified length of time.

Bonus Issue is vesting free additional shares to existing shareholders in proportion to existing shareholding pattern. Issue of Bonus shares increases the total number of shares issued and owned.

Book closure and record date help a company determine exactly the shareholders of a company as on a given date. Book closure refers to the closing of the register of the names of investors in the records of a company. Companies announce book closure dates from time to time.

A market in which the stock price are increasing consistently.

A buyback can be seen as a method for company to invest in itself by buying shares from other investors in the market. Buybacks reduce the number of shares outstanding in the market.