To commemorate the Silver Jubilee celebrations of Electronic Trading of Equity, National Stock Exchange (NSE) has announced November 3 would be celebrated as the Retail Investor Day. The Retail Investor Day would be in alignment with NSE’s stated agenda and vision for financial inclusion which has resulted in one of the largest investor education and literacy programs in the country. Starting from schools and colleges to programmes for investors, for women, special groups like police and armed forces to senior citizens, NSE already covers over 500 districts and over 2500 programs every year.
Speaking on the occasion, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs said, “I congratulate NSE for completing 25 years of revolutionizing the Indian Capital Markets. The exchange then pioneered a critical role in the development of Indian Capital Markets by launching electronic trading 25 years ago, and now will have an equally important role to play for realizing the national dream of $ 5 trillion economy.”