Financial Instruments Traded in Indian Exchanges:
Several readers of our website suggested us to share the products traded by different exchanges in India. Keeping that in mind, we have created this page, which provides basic information about online trading exchanges, products traded by them on the high level along with their URLs.
Also included are few attachments, which elaborates the products that are traded in each exchange in a very detailed manner.
Again to get the latest information about products, you should always go to relevant websites.
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) is India&39;s leading stock exchange covering various cities and towns across the country.
NSE was set up by leading institutions to provide a modern, fully automated screen-based trading system with national reach.
The Exchange has brought about unparalleled transparency, speed & efficiency, safety and market integrity.
It has set up facilities that serve as a model for the securities industry in terms of systems, practices and procedures.
Popular index is CNX NIFTY. For more information, please visit www.nseindia.com.
National Stock Exchange deals with Capital Market (Equities, Indices, Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds, IPOs,
SLB(Security Lending and Borrowing Scheme)), Derivatives (Equity Derivatives, Global Indices Derivatives,
Currency Derivatives and Interest Rate Derivatives), Debt Market (Retail Debt Market, Wholesale Debt, Corporate Bonds),
Education on Financial Markets etc.
Established in 1875, BSE Ltd. (formerly known as Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd.), is Asia?s first Stock Exchange
and one of India's leading exchange groups. Over the past 137 years, BSE has facilitated the growth of
the Indian corporate sector by providing it an efficient capital-raising platform. Popularly known as BSE,
the bourse was established as "The Native Share & Stock Brokers' Association" in 1875. BSE is a corporatized
and demutualised entity, with a broad shareholder-base which includes two leading global exchanges, Deutsche Bourse
and Singapore Exchange as strategic partners. BSE provides an efficient and transparent market for trading in equity,
debt instruments, derivatives, mutual funds. It also has a platform for trading in equities of small-and-medium enterprises (SME).
Popular index is S&P BSE SENSEX. For more information, please visit www.bseindia.com.
Bombay Stock Exchange deals with Capital Market (Equities, Indices, Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds,
IPOs, SLB(Security Lending and Borrowing Scheme)), Derivatives (Equity Derivatives, Global Indices Derivatives),
Debt Market (Retail Debt Market, Wholesale Debt, Corporate Bonds), Education on Financial Markets etc
MCX Stock Exchange Limited (MCX-SX), India's new stock exchange, is recognized by Securities &
Exchange Board of India under Section 4 of Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956.
The Exchange was granted the status of a 'recognized stock exchange' by the Govt of India on December 19, 2012.
In line with global best practices and regulatory requirements, clearing and settlement of trades is conducted
through a separate clearing corporation, MCX-SX Clearing Corporation Ltd. (MCX-SX CCL). For more information,
go to www.mcx-sx.com.
MCX-SX deals with Capital Market (Equities, Equity Derivatives, Currency Derivatives etc).
Headquartered in Mumbai, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX) is a state-of-the-art electronic commodity futures exchange.
The demutualised Exchange has permanent recognition from the Government of India to facilitate online trading,
and clearing and settlement operations for commodity futures across the country. Having started operations in November 2003,
today, MCX holds a market share of over 85%* (as on March 31, 2012 MCX had a market share of 86%) of the Indian commodity futures market.
The Exchange has more than 2,170 registered members operating through over 3,46,000 including CTCL trading terminals spread over 1,577 cities
and towns across India. MCX was the third largest^ commodity futures exchange in the world, in terms of the number of contracts traded in CY2011.
For more information, go to www.mcxindia.com.
MCX offers online trading on commodities across various segments such as bullion, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, energy,
and a number of agri-commodities on its platform.
National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Limited (NCDEX) is a nation-level, technology driven on-line commodity Exchange
with an independent Board of Directors and professional management. It is committed to provide a world-class commodity Exchange platform
for market participants to trade in a wide spectrum of commodity derivatives driven by best global practices, professionalism and transparency.
For more information, go to www.ncdex.com.
NCDEX offers online trading on commodities across various segments such as bullion, ferrous and non-ferrous metals,
energy, and a number of agri-commodities on its platform.
National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL) is the national level, institutionalized, electronic, transparent spot trading platform for commodities.
It is a structured market place, set-up to transform the commodity market by way of reducing the cost of inter-mediation
and thereby improving marketing efficiency. Its state-of-the-art technology facilitates risk free and hassle free purchase
and sale of various commodities. NSEL provides customized solution to farmers, traders, processors, exporters, importers,
arbitrageurs, investors and other stakeholders pertaining to commodity procurement, storage, marketing, warehouse receipt financing, etc.
NSEL commenced 'Live' trading on October 15, 2008. At present, NSEL is operational in 16 States in India,
providing delivery-based spot trading in 52 commodities. For more information, go to
NSEL offers online trading on spot market in commodities.
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