December 4, 2020 By Swapnil Suryawanshi


Stock exchange

BSE Limited, formerly known as the Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd., is an Indian stock exchange located at Dalal Street, Mumbai. Established in 1875, it is Asia’s oldest stock exchange. The BSE is the world’s 10th largest stock exchange with an overall market capitalization of more than US$2.2 trillion on as of April 2018.

Market cap: ₹151,970.87 billion (US$2.1 trillion) (March 2019)No. of listings: 5,439LocationMumbaiIndiaFounded: 9 July 1875IndicesBSE SENSEX; S&P BSE SmallCap; S&P BSE MidCap; S&P BSE LargeCap; BSE 500Key people: Just. Vikramajit Sen; (Chairman); Ashishkumar Chauhan; (MD & CEO).

What is Bombay Stock Exchange :

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) is the first and largest securities market in India and was established in 1875 as the Native Share and Stock Brokers’ Association. … The BSE has helped develop India’s capital markets, including the retail debt market, and has helped grow the Indian corporate sector.

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Who is the owner of Bombay Stock Exchange :

Shri Ashishkumar ChauhanShri Ashishkumar Chauhan is the MD & CEO of BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange), the first stock exchange of Asia. He is one of the founders of India’s National Stock Exchange (“NSE”) where he worked from 1992 to 2000. He is best known as the father of modern financial derivatives in India due to his work at NSE.

How many stocks are there in Bombay Stock Exchange :

5000 companiesOn the Bombay Stock exchange, which is the oldest stock exchange in the country, there are approximately 5000 companies listed. This is the highest number of companies. The BSE has a record of being the only bourse with highest number of listed companies in the world.

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