Stock exchanges

Short-selling: Brokers can provide contracts for up to 12 months

Short-selling: Brokers can provide contracts for up to 12 months

According to the regulator, the market wide position limit for SLB transactions would be 10 percent of the free- float capital of the company in terms of number of shares.

Nov 17, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Sebi gives more time to brokers for data on clients' funds

Sebi gives more time to brokers for data on clients' funds

Accordingly, in view of the operational difficulties being faced by the stock brokers, Sebi asked them to "submit the data as on the last trading day of every month to the stock exchanges on or before the next three trading days till March 31, 2018".

Sep 25, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

Currency derivatives: Sebi tweaks exposure limits for brokers

The markets regulator has also asked stock exchanges to have a uniform methodology for computing and monitoring proprietary position limits in the currency contracts.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
Bonds issued outside can get listed on IFSC exchanges: Sebi

Bonds issued outside can get listed on IFSC exchanges: Sebi

The country's only IFSC has been set up in GIFT City near Ahmedabad, where both the BSE and the NSE have set up exchanges.

Sep 01, 2017, 00:27 AM IST
Stock exchanges propose extending trade hours till 7.30 pm

Stock exchanges propose extending trade hours till 7.30 pm

There is also a proposal to align equity market timings with that of commodity derivatives which are traded till late evening hours though exact trade hours are different for different commodities.

Aug 31, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Govt study favours harmonised surveillance for algo trading

Stock exchanges need to harmonise surveillance mechanism and invest in advance technologies to keep a tab on high frequency trades, which can even be used to manipulate markets, says a government study.

Aug 28, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
HDFC to raise Rs 3,500 crore through NCDs

HDFC to raise Rs 3,500 crore through NCDs

Mortgage lender HDFC Ltd proposes to raise Rs 3,500 crore through a private placement basis by issuing non-convertible debentures (NCDs) to shore up long term resources.

Jul 20, 2017, 17:54 PM IST
Not happy with state of affairs at rating agencies: Sebi chief

Not happy with state of affairs at rating agencies: Sebi chief

Capital market regulator Sebi on Monday said it is "not happy" with the current state of affairs at credit rating agencies and will soon float a discussion paper for a new set of norms for them.

Jul 03, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Sebi forms committee on corporate governance

Aiming to improve standards of corporate governance of listed companies, markets regulator Sebi on Friday set up a committee under the chairmanship of Uday Kotak, chief of Kotak Mahindra Bank.

Jun 02, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

Bourses to discontinue trading in Cairn from Apr 26

April 27 has been set as record date for the share swap.

Apr 14, 2017, 17:42 PM IST

Sebi may allow institutional investors in commodity derivatives market

Regulator Sebi is mulling allowing institutional investors in a phased manner in commodity derivatives and may soon permit options trading in this market.

Apr 10, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
Yes Bank lists over 3 cr shares following Rs 4,907cr QIP

Yes Bank lists over 3 cr shares following Rs 4,907cr QIP

The floor price for the QIP offer, made last month, was Rs 1,498.95 a share with option of discount of 5 per cent on discretion.

Apr 05, 2017, 13:46 PM IST
Sebi revamps grievance redressal tool at bourses, depositories

Sebi revamps grievance redressal tool at bourses, depositories

The markets regulator Sebi on Thursday put in place a new set of norms to enhance the effectiveness of grievance redressal mechanism at stock exchanges and depositories.

Feb 23, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
CPSE IPOs within 22 weeks of govt nod

CPSE IPOs within 22 weeks of govt nod

Drawing strict timelines for listing of profitable PSUs, the government has mandated launch of initial public offer (IPO) within five-and-half months of a nod from the ministry concerned.

Feb 19, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
BSE, NSE to move 47 companies to restricted trade segment

BSE, NSE to move 47 companies to restricted trade segment

Leading stock exchanges BSE and NSE will shift 47 companies to the restricted trading segment from Thursday as a safeguard for investors.

Feb 14, 2017, 14:15 PM IST
Sebi asks brokers to liquidate all F&O positions of Vijay Mallya

Sebi asks brokers to liquidate all F&O positions of Vijay Mallya

Markets regulator Sebi has directed brokers to square off all existing open positions in the equity derivatives segment they hold for Vijay Mallya and the six former officials of United Spirits who were banned from the market last week.

Feb 02, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
Gold bonds issued on Nov 17 eligible for trading from today

Gold bonds issued on Nov 17 eligible for trading from today

RBI has said that the Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGBs) issued on November 17 will become eligible for trading on stock exchanges from Friday onwards.

Dec 09, 2016, 08:44 AM IST
Reliance Industries Q2 net profit drops 23% to Rs 7,206 crore

Reliance Industries Q2 net profit drops 23% to Rs 7,206 crore

Reliance Industries on Thursday reported a 23 percent drop in its second quarter net profit as compared to last year's figure, which was boosted by income from sale of US shale gas assets.

Oct 20, 2016, 18:29 PM IST
Sebi adds muscle to supervisory framework for stock brokers

Sebi adds muscle to supervisory framework for stock brokers

Putting in place enhanced supervisory framework for stock brokers, Sebi has issued a detailed set of guidelines to monitor their financial strength and detect any misutilisation of clients' funds.

Sep 27, 2016, 13:01 PM IST
Sensex plummets 248 points ahead of macro data; up for week

Sensex plummets 248 points ahead of macro data; up for week

Markets came off 17-month highs after benchmark BSE Sensex plunged 248 points to 28,797.25, tracking weakness in global peers after North Korea tested a nuclear warhead, while domestic investors remained on the sidelines ahead of key macroeconomic data.

Sep 09, 2016, 17:36 PM IST