About BSE Limited
Established in 1875, BSE (formerly known
as Bombay Stock Exchange), is Asia's first & the Fastest Stock
Exchange in world with the speed of 6 micro seconds and one of
India's leading exchange groups. Over the past 143 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. In 2017 BSE become the 1st listed stock
exchange of India.
Today BSE provides an efficient and transparent market for trading in equity, currencies, debt instruments, derivatives, mutual funds. BSE SME is India’s largest SME platform which has listed over 250 companies and continues to grow at a steady pace. BSE StAR MF is India’s largest online mutual fund platform which process over 27 lakh transactions per month and adds almost 2 lakh new SIPs ever month. BSE Bond, the transparent and efficient electronic book mechanism process for private placement of debt securities, is the market leader with more than Rs 2.09 lakh crore of fund raising from 530 issuances. (F.Y. 2017-2018).
Keeping in line with the vision of Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’be Prime Minister of Inida, BSE has launched India INX, India's 1st international exchange, located at GIFT CITY IFSC in Ahmedabad.
Indian Clearing Corporation Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of BSE, acts as the central counterparty to all trades executed on the BSE trading platform and provides full novation, guaranteeing the settlement of all bonafide trades executed.
BSE Institute Ltd, another fully owned subsidiary of BSE runs one of the most respected capital market educational institutes in the country.
BSE's popular equity index - the S&P BSE SENSEX - is India's most widely tracked stock market benchmark index. It is traded internationally on the EUREX as well as leading exchanges of the BRCS nations (Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa)