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6 things to know about a CSDL demat account

If you're new to trading, you've already opened a demat account with a depository investor (DP). You could start by trading in only a few stocks at first. However, as your trading expertise increases, you will be able to extend your trading to include several shares. Instead of focusing solely on your stockbrokers, you may want to keep track of all your investments yourself.

This is understandable, given how quickly and efficiently the whole method of investing in shares has become. Customers and traders like you are increasingly interested in getting more frequent and real-time updates on demat accounts held with depositories.

This is now possible with CDSL simple if you have a CDSL demat account, allowing traders and CDSL demat account holders to keep track of their holdings. Here are six things you should know about a CDSL demat account; if you're wondering how to do it and want to learn more about using CDSL easily, CDSL demat account login and CDSL demat account payments are two examples.


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The number format for CDSL demat accounts is special.

The National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) and the Central Depository Services Limited (CDSL) are two depository services companies (CDSL)are two of India's most important depositories (CDSL). When you ask a depository participant to open a demat account on your behalf, they usually do so with the CDSL or the NSDL, depending on which depository they have collaborated with.

Examining your account amount is a simple way to decide which depository your demat account was opened with. CDSL demat accounts have a 16-digit unique number combination. The alphanumeric combination for NSDL accounts starts with the letters 'IN' and is accompanied by a 14-digit integer.

For CDSL demat account holders, CDSL easi is a simple internet-based platform.

The national depository has opened CDSL easi, an acronym for "electronic access to securities information," in an attempt to help demat account holders handle their securities and holdings from anywhere, at any time. This CDSL internet-based facility, which has state-of-the-art protection, enables registered account holders and clearing members to access their CDSL demat accounts and verify the specifics of their purchases and holdings directly from the CDSL website.

CDSL demat account logins and registrations are simple to complete on the easi portal.

If you want to learn more about how the CDSL demat account login operates, you must first create an account on the CDSL easi website. Here's a fast walkthrough to walk you through the registration process so you can use your CDSL demat account login details to view all of your account-related information in one location.

– Go to to read more about the CDSL.

– In the top right corner of the home page, press the 'login' button.

– In the pop-up box that appears, choose New System Myeasi (BO/CM/DP/Issuer/DDP) as the first choice.

– Then, below, press the 'login' tab. You'll be redirected to a new page with another pop-up box. To register for Easi!, take the alternative that says "To Register for Easi!" 'Please press here.'

– Then, in the format listed, fill in vital details such as your BO ID (your 16-digit demat account number) and your password.

– Your registration will be complete after you have entered all of the relevant information.

– You will then successfully log into the portal using your CDSL demat account login credentials.

The CDSL depository does not charge any fees for demat accounts.

You must go through a depository participant to open a CDSL demat account with the depository (DP). As a result, there are no CDSL demat account charges imposed by the depository directly. Not just that, but there's more. You can also use the CDSL easi portal with no fee. 

On the easi portal, CDSL demat account holders even get a slew of other perks.

If you have a CDSL demat account, you can use the electronic portal to do several things, including:

– Updating and printing the past seven days' worth of holdings and purchases

– Verifying and printing the descriptions of your demat account holdings' worth (based on the closing price of the previous day on BSE)

– Using a single login ID, you can search and monitor several demat accounts.

Via the easi portal, you can keep track of corporate updates pertaining to the holdings in your CDSL demat account.

You will search whether there are any corporate updates relating to the shares and stocks you own using your CDSL demat account username. Furthermore, you can add up to 25 ISINs (International Securities Identification Numbers) for securities that you do not own, allowing you to keep track of corporate announcements for those funds.


Overall, when you open a demat account with CDSL, you get many perks, the best of which are free. One such primary benefit is the CDSL easi portal. It's also simple to open a demat account with the national depository, thanks to CDSL's vast network of DPs spanning the world's length and breadth. To open a CDSL demat account, all you have to do is go to a DP.

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