Non-Compliance Vs. Compliance – the Real Cost – How Much Would You Prefer To Pay?

Through the mandatory Structured Digital Database (SDD) to record and share all Unpublished Price Sensitive Information (UPSI) among Designated Persons (DPs) and their Connected Persons (CPs), with effect from April 1, 2019, SEBI has created a mechanism that no other regulator has, anywhere else in the world.  Since the Company Secretary (CS) and all DPs […]

SEBI’s mandatory Structured Digital Database (SDD) – 30 months in, where are we?

Background of PIT Regulations SEBI has worked hard, from inception, to reduce, if not entirely eliminate, Insider Trading. The first Prohibition of Insider Trading Regulations was issued in 1992. But from April 1, 2019, SEBI mandated that all listed companies must maintain a Structured Digital Database (SDD), to record the creation and movement of Unpublished […]

5 Crucial Questions To Ask When Choosing Your Paperless Board Meeting Software

5 Crucial Questions To Ask When Choosing Your Paperless Board Meeting Software

Following the updated SEBI (Prohibition of Insider Trading)Regulation, 2015, all registered companies must maintain a centralized and secure digital database of all the insider meetings and the UPSI shared among the members. Consequently, several paperless board meeting tools have been developed to help streamline this process of data privacy, sharing, and storage. However, your requirements […]

6 Ways In Which A Paperless Meeting Software Can Help Streamline Your Board Meetings

The sole purpose of digital technology is to ease human efforts while extending our mental and physical functionalities. And when talking about corporate technology, the three prime attributes that come to mind are security, efficiency and accessibility. However, the traditional way of conducting business by scheduling numerous board meetings every quarter and piling up a […]

Benefits of Integrating InsiderLens Compliance Software Into Your Company’s Business Processes

Any legal, social, environmental, and financial guidelines that an organization is obliged to formulate in their business process are carefully articulated to benefit the company, its investors, and the end consumer. Compliance and governance software provides the company’s Board and the Compliance team a birds-eye-view of ongoing business processes and helps them make compliant decisions […]

India – after COVID-19 came to stay!

On April 14th, the PM extended the lockdown to May 3rd. India will be under a country-wide lockdown for more than a month – with a possible extension to this too. Soon after the lockdown was first announced, I wrote an essay attempting to prognosticate on the after COVID-19 scene. In that essay, I made […]

After COVID-19 came to stay!

[vc_section][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] After COVID-19 came to stay! [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_single_image image=”4972″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text] This virus has changed the way we are currently living in India and a lot of other places in the world – in a lock-down. More – even after the lockdown, we are NOT going back to life as it was. For better or for worse, […]

Insider Trading 101 – An Introduction to SEBI (Prohibition of Insider Trading) Regulation, 2015 – as updated till January 2019

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1585819878295{padding-bottom: 10px !important;}”] Insider Trading 101 – An Introduction to SEBI (Prohibition of Insider Trading) Regulation, 2015 – as updated till January 2019 The global market of trading stocks and other securities is highly unpredictable and is driven by myriad factors. One of these factors, which prominently affects stock prices and market activities, is […]

COVID-19, the RNA string that changed earthly life irrevocably and permanently

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1585142168265{padding-bottom: 10px !important;}”] COVID-19, the RNA string that changed earthly life irrevocably and permanently Humanity has come together as never before and has changed as it could not otherwise have – irrevocably and permanently. We have COVID-19 to thank. This is a true Black Swan event, arguably the largest in human history – unexpected, […]