What is Stock Exchange and its Functions

What is Stock Exchange and its Functions

Stock Exchange Definition:


A stock exchange or securities exchange is an exchange where stock brokers and traders can buy and sell securities, such as shares of stock and bonds and other financial instruments.

Securities traded on a stock exchange include stock issued by listed companies, unit trusts, derivatives, pooled investment products and bonds.

Stock Exchange Functions :

The major stock exchanges in India are BSE and NSE. The function of a stock exchange is to make the transactions of securities/ shares easier.

The traders, who buy and sell the shares can track the changes in value of stocks with the help of stock market.

Stock Exchange Definition