The Indian equity market has emerged as the third biggest after China and Hong Kong in the emerging Asian region, with a market capitalization of nearly $600 billion, as per the Asian Development Bank report of April 2009. For the first time in the history of Indian stock market, in 2007 the market capitalization crossed the trillion dollar mark. Indian securities market has one of the largest numbers of listings and trading takes place in about 2700 stocks. It is also one of the few markets with extensive dematerialization of shares and the settlement cycle (T+2) is on par with global standards.

As of 31st March
2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08
Number of Intermediaries
FII's 685 882 997 1319
Portfolio Managers 84 132 158 205
Mutual Funds 39 38 40 40
Trends in Net investments (Rs bn)
FII's 458.8 414.7 308.4 661.8
MF's 4.5 143.0 90.6 163.1
Turnover (Rs bn)
NSE Cash 11401 15696 19453 35510
BSE Cash 5187 8161 9562 15789
NSE Derivatives 22562 43055 63707 113692

Online Trading / Offline Trading

We deal with India's Number one broker 'India Infoline' for equity trading where in you can trade from any part of the world. The trading platform will be more user friendly where you buy and sell share in seconds.

To enable offline trading, the usage of telephone has been made possible wherein the transactions can be done through the phone.