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The Secondary Market

Chapter Objectives

This chapter will enable you to develop an understanding of the following:

  1. Functions of the secondary market

  2. Post-reforms stock market scenario

  3. Organisation structure of stock exchanges

  4. Listing of securities, trading and settlement arrangements

  5. Internet trading

  6. Stock market index

  7. Stock exchanges such as the Bombay Stock Exchange, the National Stock Exchange, the Over The Counter Exchange of India, the Inter-connected Stock Exchange of India, the Indonext and Regional Stock Exchanges

  8. Measures to boost liquidity in the secondary market: Investment by FIIs, buy back of shares, market making system, rolling settlement and margin trading

  9. Impact of reforms and measures on secondary market activities ...

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