National Stock Exchange of India

Exchange entity National Stock Exchange of India (NSE)
Conducts business in India
Number of listed companies (09/16) 1,822
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, 09/16) 1,630,008
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? Yes
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? No
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? Yes;
Offers written guidance on ESG reporting? Yes;
Offers ESG related training? No
Provides sustainability-related indices? No
Offers green bonds listings? No
Additional Information
Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Demutualized for profit
Regulatory bodies
  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
Regulatory model
  • Limited Exchange Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) Model The responsibility of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is to protect the interests of investors and regulate the securities market. The National Stock Exchange of India appears to have regulatory authority limited to stock exchange membership and limited market surveillance.
About the stock exchange
  • Location: Mumbai, India The National Stock Exchange (NSE) is India'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. NSE has played a catalytic role in reforming the Indian securities market in terms of microstructure, market practices and trading volumes. Source