NSE plays an important role in helping an Indian companies access equity capital, by providing a liquid and well-regulated market. NSE has about 1319 companies listed representing the length, breadth and diversity of the Indian economy which includes from hi-tech to heavy industry, software, refinery, public sector units, infrastructure, and financial services. Listing on NSE raises a company’s profile among investors in India and abroad. Trade data is distributed worldwide through various news-vending agencies. More importantly, each and every NSE listed company is required to satisfy stringent financial, public distribution and management requirements. High listing standards foster investor confidence and also bring credibility into the markets.

NSE lists securities in its Capital Market (Equities) segment and its Wholesale Debt Market segment