Recent content by anwyl

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    FYERS

    Well, there is hope still for the citizens in the form of petitions filed in the apex court challenging the constitutionality of Aadhaar act. There is a good chance that it will be ,at the very least, limited in scope or perhaps even struck down. The contours of applicability and concomitant...
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    FYERS

    Well, the task of identification is only meaningful with regard to a broad purpose and it should be handled separately for every such purpose.If IDs are found wanting for a specific purpose, the intent should be to fix that instead of linking everything under the sun to one all-powerful Aadhaar...
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    FYERS

    Appreciate the response, Tejas ! Just want to add that the security risks are indeed real and, if anything, I have only understated them. Why do you think they would introduce the Virtual ID ( sort of a proxy for Aadhaar number generated using the same ) if exposure of Aadhaar number wasnt...
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    FYERS

    Hi Tejas - This is actually quite significant. The mandatory Aadhaar requirement poses a problem when you ask for copies of Aadhaar instead of doing eKYC like Zerodha and others. There is a reason why UIDAI introducted Virtual IDs so that people won't have to expose their Aadhaar number cuz it's...
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    Broker with a reliable platform

    @darkenergy - Thanks for your input. Yes, they do have that clause in the contract to avoid liability but the issues I mentioned are certainly way more frequent in discount brokers like Zerodha. A cursory comparison of complaints online and experiences of customers reveals that. I thank you all...
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    Broker with a reliable platform

    Hello everyone - I am a new investor looking for a reliable broker. I have seen reports of orders not going through, inability to login or fetch data , failure to unwind a position etc in volatile conditions with almost all discount brokers from people who lost quite a bit of money because of...