What are NSE stocks?

National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE) was established in the year 1992.

It is the largest financial market in India. In view of the fact, since 1992, NSE has made every effort to present the latest refined technology to its customers along with the large volumes of electronic trading making them leader in market technology.

In the world market, with reference to the transactions volume, NSE ranks 3rd position.

The chief areas where NSE offers stock trading transactions are:



C.Wholesale debt

The stocks that are listed in the NSE are called as NSE stocks in the Indian share market.

Trading transactions like selling and buying of shares is done through NSE.In the Indian stock market, there are two main indices:

1.Sensex which is maintained by Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE)

2.Nifty which is maintained by National Stock Exchange (NSE)

Nifty gives a broader outlook of the financial market as it lists 50 highly traded stocks chosen from a cross section of 22 industry sectors. This acts as a gauge of the capital market of India.

Any buyer or seller can examine the stock price and transact using the latest client server based application called National Exchange for Automated Trading (NEAT). Users can also get implications about the stock price movement on this system.

NSE lists and trades in three diverse types of stock options which are stated below:




Mutual Funds

Exchange Traded Funds

Initial Public Offerings

Security Lending and Borrowing Scheme


Interest Rate Futures

Equity Derivatives

Currency Derivatives


Corporate Bonds

NSE proposes trading, clearing and settlement services in all the above type of stocks.

Those interested in any of the above stocks, can choose an online broker with NSE and start transacting in stocks.

NSE has brought in clearness in the market. It gives an opportunity for competent and suitable people to trade in their electronic system, thereby ensuring that transparency was maintained.

This has created opportunity for those interested to trade from the comfort of their homes.