Sebi has come up with a slew of measures to increase retail participation, give more flexibility to mutual funds and companies issuing initial public offers and encourage distributors. Some of these steps may, however, result in higher cost for mutual fund investors.

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Sebi has given its nod to AMFI's transaction platform that offers a single window to both investors and distributors to transact with multiple fund houses.
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India, or Sebi, has taken some vital steps to increase the say of shareholders in companies' decisions.
Economic uncertainty, technologies, talent shortages and the pursuit of increased productivity are forcing organisations to adopt more flexible workstyles.
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Former finance minister Pranab Mukherjee suggests making electronic transfer of funds up to Rs 1 lakh free of cost.
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Did you recently move from one city to another? Now, you can get your bank account transferred to a nearby branch in the new city while retaining your account number.