When is Intraday Profit Credited?

When is intraday profit credited

The profit earned by selling and purchasing the stocks within the same before the market closes is known as Intraday profit

One of the most intriguing things about the stock market is Intraday Profit. Everyone who is trading in the stock market will avail it once in his life. It is the profit earned by purchasing and selling stocks on the same day before the closing of the market. 

But after SEBI’s new guidelines from 31st March 2021, It is quite confusing, that “When is intraday profit credited?”. 

When Is The Intraday Profit Credited?

According to the new guidelines of SEBI, all the Intraday transactions will be functional for the next day.

That means you are not supposed to gain profit, on the same day of purchasing or selling stocks. All the gains or profit will be credited on the next working day into your account. 

For example, let’s assume you purchase a stock in INR 2000 on 29 September 2021. The exchange closes on 3% gains. The sum of INR 2060 after adding the profit of INR 60 will be credited to you on next day. As the traders will only get profits on the next working day. 

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Advantages Of New Intraday Fund Credit Policy

Most traders and investors will enjoy the benefits and advantages of the new intraday fund credit policy of SEBI. Below given are the advantages of the New Intraday find credit policy:

  • As the gains will be credited on the next working day, it will directly enhance the Stock Price. Because traders are supposed to avail themselves of the entire profit after the closing of the exchange. 
  • All the traders and investors will be more conscious while purchasing and selling stocks. Because the credits will be available on the next working day after the exchanges close. 
  • It will eliminate any situation of volatility and provide a safer & user-friendly interface of the stock market. 
  • The overpowered traders will not fool common or beginner traders in the Stock market. This makes them bound, and they wait for the next working day to invest again.

Disadvantages Of New Intraday Fund Credit Policy

Along with the numerous advantages the policy comes with several disadvantages too. Following are some of its disadvantages: 

  • The income generated will be less, traders will suffer from little financial loss.
  • The beginners in trading will lose a lot of money in buying and selling stock without gains. Those who are new in trading will usually trade without any further knowledge and will suffer from a massive loss. 
  • A trader has to trade a few transactions due to late credit of gains and the risk of financial loss.
  • It will eliminate the chance of earning massive profits from stock markets. As the gains will be credited on the next working day of closing of stock. The traders have to wait for receiving the credit and it will limit them to invest in more. 

Effects Of New Intraday Fund Credit Policy In India

In a populated country like India, where more than 10% of the population is active in the stock market. It is difficult to predict the scores and points of exchanges. 

It may be surprising, that only 0.01% of traders in India will gain a passive profit from the Stock market. According to the recent policies, Intraday trading will soon become an emerging career opportunity.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the intraday profit credited?

An Intraday profit is credited on the next working day of closing of the exchanges. 


Can I start Intraday with 5000?

The more you invest, the more profit will be. 5000 is enough to start a business in trading. 


Is intraday profit/loss credited on the same day?

After new guidelines are released by SEBI, no intraday credits will be available on the same day. One must wait for the next working day for profits or losses.