Milestones
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Milestones

In its 137-year glorious history, BSE has crossed several milestones and been a driver of several key initiatives and developments in the Indian capital market.

2011 To 2014
Date BSE Milestones
11th Feb 2014 Launch of Institutional Trading Platform on BSE SME
28th Jan 2014 Launch of Interest Rate Futures (BSE –IRF)
28th Nov 2013 Launch of Currency Derivatives (BSE CDX)
19th Feb 2013 BSE enters into Strategic Partnership with S&P Dow Jones Indices
30th Mar 2012 BSE launched trading in BRICSMART indices derivatives
13th Mar 2012 Launch of BSE - SME Exchange Platform
22nd Feb 2012 Launch of S&P BSE-GREENEX to promote investments in Green India
15th Jan 2011 Co-location facility at BSE - tie up with Netmagic
7th Jan 2011 BSE Training Institute Ltd. with IGNOU launched India's first 2 year full time MBA program specializing in Financial Market
17th Nov 2011 Maharashtra and United Kingdom Environment Ministers launched Concept Note for S&P BSE Carbon Index
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2006 To 2010
Date BSE Milestones
27th Dec 2010 Commencement of S&P BSE Shariah Index
10th Dec 2010 Launch of SIP
22nd Nov 2010 Launch of SLB
12th Nov 2010 Commencement of S&P BSE Volatility Index
11th Oct 2010 Launch of Fastrade on Web (FoW) - Exchange hosted platform
4th Oct 2010 EUREX - S&P BSE SENSEX Futures launch
29th Sep 2010 Introduction of Smart Order Routing (SOR)
21st Sep 2010 First to introduce Mobile-based Trading
23rd July 2010 Options on BOLT
12th May 2010 Dissemination of Corporate Action information via SWIFT platform
22nd Apr 2010 New DBM framework @ Rs.10 lakhs - 90% reduction in Membership Deposit
20 th Jan 2010 S&P BSE PSU website launched
4th Jan 2010 Market time changed to 9.0 a.m. - 3.30 p.m.
18th Dec 2009 BSE's new derivatives rates to lower transaction costs for all
14th Dec 2009 Marathi website launched
7th Dec 2009 Launch of clearing and settlement of Corporate Bonds through Indian Clearing Corporation Ltd.
4th Dec 2009 BSE Launches BSE StAR MF – Mutual Fund trading platform
25th Nov 2009 BSE launches FASTRADE™ - a new market access platform
5th Oct 2009 BSE Introduces New Transaction Fee Structure for Cash Equity Segment
1st Oct 2009 Bombay Stock Exchange introduces trade details facility for the Investors
24th Aug 2009 S&P BSE IPO Index launched
7th Aug 2009 BSE - USE Form Alliance to Develop Currency & Interest Rate
Derivatives Markets
18th May 2009 The S&P BSE SENSEX raised 2110.70 points (17.34%) and Index-wide
upper circuit breaker applied
1st Oct 2008 Currency Derivatives Introduced
10th Jan 2008 S&P BSE SENSEX All-time high 21206.77
16th May 2007 Appointed Date” under the Scheme i.e. Date on which
Corporatisaton and Demutualisation was achieved.Notified by SEBI
in the Official Gazette on 29.06.2007
7th Mar 2007 Singapore Exchange Limited entered into an agreement to invest in
a 5% stake in BSE
2nd Jan 2007 Launch of Unified Corporate Bond Reporting platform : Indian Corporate Debt Market (ICDM)
2nd Nov 2006 iShares S&P BSE SENSEX India Tracker listed at Hong Kong Stock Exchange
21 st Oct 2006 BSE Hindi website launched
7th Jul 2006 BSE Gujarati website launched
7th Feb 2006 S&P BSE SENSEX closed above 10000
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2001 To 2005
Date BSE Milestones
19th Aug 2005 BSE becomes a Corporate Entity
12th Aug 2005 Certificate of Commencement of Business
8th Aug 2005 Incorporation of Bombay Stock Exchange Limited
20th May 2005 The BSE (Corporatisation and Demutualisation) Scheme, 2005
(the Scheme) announced by SEBI
17th May 2004 Second biggest fall of all time, Circuit filters used twice in a day
(564.71 points, 11.14%)
2nd Jun 2004 S&P BSE SENSEX closes over 6000 for the first time
1st Dec 2003 T group launched
1st Sep 2003 S&P BSE SENSEX shifted to free-float methodology
1st June 2003 Bankex launched
1st Apr 2003 T+2 settlement Introduced
16th Jan 2003 Retail trading in G Sec
1st Jan 2003 India 's first ETF on S&P BSE SENSEX - ‘SPICE' introduced
1st Apr 2002 T+3 settlement Introduced
15th Feb 2002 Negotiated Dealing System (NDS) established
1st Feb 2002 Two way fungibility for ADR/GDR
31st Dec 2001 All securities turn to T+5
29th Nov 2001 100% book building allowed
1st Nov 2001 Stock futures launched
25th Jul 2001 S&P BSE Dollex 30 launched
11th Jul 2001 BSE Teck launched, India 's First free float index
9th Jul 2001 Stock options launched
2nd Jul 2001 VaR model introduced for margin requirement calculation
15th Jun 2001 WDM operations at commenced
4th Jun 2001 S&P BSE PSU index introduced
1st Jun 2001 Index Options launched
1st Feb 2001 BSE Webx Launched
1st Mar 2001 Corporatisation of Exchanges proposed by the Union Govt.
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1996 To 2000
Date BSE Milestones
9th Jun 2000 Equity Derivatives introduced
11th Feb 2000 S&P BSE SENSEX crosses 6000 intra-day
11th Oct 1999 S&P BSE SENSEX closed above 5000
15th Jul 1999 CDSL commences work
1st Jun 1999 Interest Rate Swaps (IRS) / Forward Rate Agreements (FRA) allowed
22nd Mar 1999 Central Depository Services Ltd.(CDSL) set up with other financial institutions
1997 BSE On-Line Trading (BOLT) system expanded nation-wide
21st Jul 1997 Brokers Contingency Fund (BCF) introduced
12th May 1997 Trade Guarantee Fund (TGF) introduced
19th Aug 1996 First major S&P BSE SENSEX revamp
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1875 To 1995
Date BSE Milestones
14th Mar 1995 BSE On-Line Trading (BOLT) system introduced
1992 Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) established
29th May 1992 Capital Issues (Control) Act repealed
1st May 1992 SEBI Act established
( An Act to protect, develop and regulate the securities market)
30th Mar 1992 S&P BSE SENSEX closes above 4000
15th Jan 1992 S&P BSE SENSEX closes above 2000
25th Jul 1990 S&P BSE SENSEX closes above 1000
3rd Jan 1989 BSE Training Institute (BTI) inaugurated
10th Jul 1987 Investor's Protection Fund (IPF) introduced
2nd Jan 1986 S&P BSE SENSEX , country's first equity index launched (Base Year:1978-79 =100)
31st Aug 1957 BSE granted permenant recognition under Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act (SCRA)
2nd Feb 1921 Clearing House started by Bank of India
9th Jul 1875 The Native Share & Stock Broker's Association formed
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