As of May 2021, there has been tremendous amount of new investors and traders in India Stock Market. Huge number of retail, individual investors and traders trying their luck in Indian Stock Market.
As of July 2021, CDSL is the largest Depository with 4 crore demat accounts.
To successfully trade in stock market and earn somethings, as a side income or full time, it is important to have proper understanding of how the market works.
Below is the list of short forms/Abbreviations that are frequently used in stock market.
IPO: Initial Public Offer
FIIs: Foreign Institutional Investors
P/E Ratio: Price Earning Ratio
EPS: Earning Per Share
NSDL: National Securities Depository Limited
CDSL: Central Depository Services (India) Limited
SEBI: Securities and Exchange Board of India
RBI: Reserve Bank of India
SEC: Securities Exchange Commission
BSE: Bombay Stock Exchange.
NSE: National Stock Exchange.
CSE: Calcutta Stock Exchange.
MSE: Metropolitan Stock Exchange.
India INX: India International Exchange
Other than these active Stock Exchanges, 20 exchanges has been closed down. Latest Stock Exchange to be shut down was Ahmadabad Stock Exchange, closed in 2018.
F&O: Futures and Options
And the list would go on.
Other than such basic short forms, there are many many things that are kind of prerequisite to jump in market. As a small time, investor and a blogger, I will try and write more articles to help new comers and interested investors.