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Section 15HAA inserted in SEBI Act to act against entities that tamper or destroy electronic databases

As per the Finance Bill 2019, a new section — 15HAA — has been inserted in the SEBI Act to act against entities that tamper or destroy electronic databases or fail to furnish information when sought by the capital markets regulator. Now, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) can impose penalties of up ..

NSE Clearing Ltd to head SEBI panel to review margins on derivatives

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has constituted a working group, headed by NSE Clearing Ltd., to review the current framework of margins in the futures and options segment. The group will look into the issue and submit its recommendations to the Secondary Market Advisory Committee. This assumes significance as lower cost of ..

SEBI fines NSE Over Rs.625 crore In Co-Location Scam

Markets regulator SEBI has directed National Stock Exchange to pay more than Rs. 625 crore in the case of misuse of its co-location facility. SEBI has been probing alleged lapses in high-frequency trading offered through NSE’s co-location facility. The amount, if considered with simple interest, would come to little less than Rs1,000 crore. If it ..

SEBI barred NSE from securities market for 6 months on co-location case

On 30th April 2019, Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) barred the National Stock Exchange from raising money on the securities market directly or indirectly for six months on the collocation case. This means the NSE will not able to access the capital market in terms of IPO during this period. The ..

National Stock Exchange signs pact with Uttrakhand government to fuel MSMEs growth in state

The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has recently signed pact with the Uttarakhand government to provide access to capital to MSMEs, which will fuel growth of such entities in the state. The bourse will play an active role in nurturing the SMEs and start-ups by increasing awareness along with the government on the opportunities to raise ..

Vikram Limaye appointed as Chairman of Working Committee and Director on Board of World Federation of Exchanges

Vikram Limaye, the MD and CEO of National Stock Exchange’s (NSE), has been appointed the Chairman of the Working Committee (WoCo) and Director on the Board of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE). The decision was taken at the global body’s 58th general assembly and annual meeting that is currently underway in Athens, Greece. The ..

Equity Exchange-Traded Funds

Equity Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are simple investment products that combine the flexibility of stock investment and the simplicity of equity mutual funds. ETFs trade on the cash market of the National Stock Exchange, like any other company stock, and can be bought and sold continuously at market prices. Equity ETFs are passive investment instruments ..

NSE: World’s Largest Bourse

The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) came up as the world’s largest bourse in terms of the number of trades it made in equity segment for the first 6 months of 2012. The ranking is done by World Federation of Exchanges (WFE). As per WFE, NSE made a total of 7,35,474 trades in the ..