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How does TCS on Foreign Remittances Affect Your Overseas Investments

Indian investors looking to invest in US stocks or globally should not be discouraged from the new TCS rules. While it may increase upfront cost in some cases, it can eventually be claimed back with tax returns.

How Safe is it to Invest in US Stocks from India?

With the growing awareness about the Liberalized Remittance Scheme(LRS), the current volatility in the Indian economy, and the emergence of convenient platforms like Winvesta to invest globally, it is important to know if it is safe to invest in the US from India.

What is Good Faith Violation When Trading in US Stocks?

A good faith violation (GFV) occurs if you purchase a stock and sell it before the funds that you used to buy it have settled. It’s called ‘good faith violation’ because there was no effort in ‘good faith’ to add necessary funds in the account before the settlement date.

What are Fractional Shares?

A fractional share is less than a full share of an equity or ETF. Fractional shares allow investors to invest small amounts in expensive securities, which otherwise may be out of their reach. This feature enables investors to select from a broader set of investment opportunities and diversify their portfolio even with limited capital.

Do Your Favourite Brands Make It To Your Investment Portfolio?

As a consumer, you often get early insights and unbiased views on the brands you use. You know what the company is doing right and how the experience delights or displeases you.

Does Your Investment Portfolio Reflect India’s FDI Policy?

Over the last decade, the presence of technology companies in our lives has grown exponentially. Over 500 million Indians use a smartphone. Global technology brands have filled our lives. But how? A liberalizing FDI policy is a reason for it.