The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) is one of the most important and most advanced stock markets

in India, and, in terms of transactions, it is the third largest stock exchange in the World. The NSE India is situated in Mumbai, the financial capital of India. On December 31, 2005, the NSE VSAT terminals (2799 in total) spanned over 320 cities in India. In 1994, the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) functioned as a platform for securities exchange. The NSE India exchanges many different securities, such as equity, corporate debt, central and state government securities, commercial paper, and certificates of deposit. At present, 1000 members are enrolled on the NSE, and it is the owner of different financial and insurance institutions. There are three market segments to the NSE: wholesale debt, capital market (automatic screen-based dealing system), and futures and options (derivatives). The associates of the NSE are the National Securities Clearing Corporation, India Index Services and Products, the National Securities Depository, and NSE.IT (trading technology). The NSE deals in online examination and awards certification. Branches of the NSE are located all over India. The NSE is India's first national, anonymous, electronic limit order book (LOB) exchange which deals with securities. The NSE introduced the first Indian clearing corporation, "National Securities Clearing Corporation Ltd.", the first depository of India, National Securities Depository Limited. History and Origin of The National Stock Exchange of India In November 1992, the NSE was integrated as a taxpaying company and at the command of the Government of India, top financial institutions were promoted it. In April 1993, under the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956, the NSE was known as a stock exchange. In June 1994, the NSE started operations in the Wholesale Debt Market (WDM) segment and in November 1994, the Capital Market (Equities) segment of the NSE started operations. In 1996, the NSE was the first exchange in India that planned to trade derivatives specifically on an equity index. In February 2000, the NSE started an Internet trading system. Market Capitalization: As of 4 March 2010, the National Stock Exchange had 1319 listed companies with a combined market capitalization of Rs. 5942607 crore. Market Indexes The NSE established an index services firm called India Index Services & Products Limited (IISL), and has opened a number of stock indexes, including: S&P CNX Nifty NX Nifty Junior CNX 100 (= S&P CNX Nifty + CNX Nifty Junior) S&P CNX 500 (= CNX 100 + 400 major players across 72 industries) CNX Midcap (introduced on July 18, 2005 replacing CNX Midcap 200) Other NSE Indices are - S&P CNX Defty CNX IT Bank Nifty Market Capitalization At present, the NSE has the four most important segments of the capital market which are: Equity Futures and Options Retail Debt Market Wholesale Debt Market Major Companies listed in The National Stock Exchange of India: Asian Paints, Dabur, Glaxo, Escorts, Hindustan Lever, Bank of Baroda, Infosys Technologies, ONGC, Hero Honda, Jet Airways , Top Investors, Corporation Bank, ITC, MTNL, ICICI Bank, Grasim, Biocon, Maruti, HDFC Bank, Cipla, Federal Bank Location Details

screen-based trading platform called BSE On-line trading (BOLT) currently has a capacity of 80 lakh orders per day. C/1. The Bombay Stock Exchange developed the BSE Sensex in 1986.[7]. G Block Bandra-Kurla Complex Bandra (E) Mumbai . This automated. trading Sensex futures contracts. Exchange Plaza Plot no. Fort area. the BSE became the first stock exchange to be recognized by the Indian Government under the Securities Contracts Regulation Act. It took the exchange only fifty days to make this transition. BSEWEBx. .National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. The location of these meetings changed many times. The group eventually moved to Dalal Street in 1874 and in 1875 became an official organization known as 'The Native Share & Stock Brokers Association'. In 051 The Bombay Stock Exchange is the oldest exchange in Asia. The BSE has also introduced the world's first centralized exchange-based internet trading system. when 4 Gujarati and 1 Parsi stockbroker would gather under banyan trees in front of Mumbai's Town Hall. It traces its history to the 1850s. The development of Sensex options along with equity derivatives followed in 2001 and 2002. In 2000 the BSE used this index to open its derivatives market. as the number of brokers constantly increased. Historically an open outcry floor trading exchange. the Bombay Stock Exchange switched to an electronic trading system in 1995. The BSE is currently housed in Phiroze Jeejeebhoy Towers at Dalal Street. expanding the BSE's trading to enable investors anywhere in the world to trade on the BSE platform. giving the BSE a means to measure overall performance of the exchange.

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