Bombay Stock Exchange

The Economic Times  6 hrs ago  Comment 
Dipan Mehta, Member, BSE & NSE, shares his views on the movement of the Indian market and the prospect of an FDI hike in the media sector.
The Economic Times  Jul 25  Comment 
In a BSE filing, Lupin said shareholders have approved a proposal today "to raise funds for an amount not exceeding Rs 7,500 crore through issue of securities".
The Economic Times  Jul 24  Comment 
The stock ended the day with a gain of 1.66 per cent at Rs 466.15 on the BSE. During the day, it went up by 4.24 per cent to Rs 478. On the NSE.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 23  Comment 
Sadbhav Engineering has informed the BSE that it has filed a petition before the Company Law Board, Mumbai, against Gammon India, Gammon Infrastructure Projects and their errin...
The Economic Times  Jul 23  Comment 
Reacting to the news, shares of the company climbed 6.02 per cent to settle at Rs 273.90 on BSE. During the day, it surged 7.99 per cent to Rs 279.
The Economic Times  Jul 23  Comment 
The agreement between BSE unit Indian Clearing Corp Ltd and Clearstream will comply with Indian regulations, the statement said.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 23  Comment 
Auto shares revved up to emerge the top gainers on the BSE near the close on Thursday. At 3.15 pm Tata Motors was up 3.24 per cent at Rs 401.85. The share had closed the previous session at Rs 389...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 23  Comment 
Dr Reddy’s Labs was the top gainer on the BSE on Thursday morning. At 10.20 am the share was trading at Rs 3,942 against Rs 3,848 at close on Wednesday. This represented a gain of 2.44 per cent.
The Economic Times  Jul 23  Comment 
Reacting to the news, CLSA India rose as much as 10.3 per cent in trade on the BSE to touch its intraday high of Rs 184.20.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 22  Comment 
Entertainment Network (India) Ltd, which owns FM channel Radio Mirchi, said today in a BSE filing it has received approval from the Information & Broadcasting Ministry to purch...


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As of 31 December 2007, the Bombay Stock Exchange had 4,887 listed companies[1] with a combined market capitalization of $1.8 trillion.[2] It is Asia's fourth largest stock exchange by market capitalization, behind the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Shanghai Stock Exchange and Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

The number of companies listed on BSE registered a phenomenal increase from 992 in to over 3,200 companies by March 1994, with combined market capitalization rising from INR. 5,421 crores (INR. 54.21 Billion) to INR. 3,98,432 crores (INR 39.84 Trillion) by March 31, 1994.

Basic Information

  • Owner: Bombay Stock Exchange Limited
  • Location: Mumbai, India
  • Time Zone: Indian Standard Time (GMT+5:30)
  • Currency: Indian Rupee (INR)

Exchange Symbols

  • Google Finance: BOM
  • Thomson Reuters: BY
  • Yahoo! Finance: .BO

Market Information

  • Trading Hours:
    • Normal Trading Session: 09:00 - 15:30
2004[3] 2005[4] 2006[5] 2007[6]
Number of Listed Companies4,7304,7634,7964,887
Domestic Market Capitalization (in $ million)386,321553,074818,8791,819,101
Value of Shares Traded (in $ million)118,248158,982214,488343,776
Average Daily Turnover (in $ million)4666338581,370
Average Value of Trades (in $ thousand)
New Capital Raised from Initial Public Offerings (in $ million)2,9181,3195,6019,643
New Capital Raised from Secondary Public Offerings (in $ million)3927,1791,3202,074
Number of Trading Days254251250251

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Benchmark Index

The BSE Sensex (SENSEX-BY), composed of thirty stocks representative of the exchange, is the benchmark stock index of the Bombay Stock exchange.

Constituent Indices

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Stocks listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange


  1. Number of Listed Companies (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  2. Domestic Market Capitalization (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  3. Annual Statistics 2004, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  4. Annual Statistics 2005, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  5. Annual Statistics 2006, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  6. Annual Statistics 2007, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
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