Retail Debt Market
All Government securities and Treasury bills are deemed to be listed on the Exchange automatically, as and when they are issued.
Initially, 85 central government securities would be traded in the retail debt market segment. The Exchange will introduce additional securities for trading from time to time. Other securities like state government securities, T-Bills etc. would be added in subsequent phases.
- Every security will be identified with a unique symbol and series. The nomenclature of the symbol will be as follows:
First 4 characters - Coupon Rate (without the decimal point) Next character - Month of Maturity ( A - Jan, B - Feb, C - Mar, etc.) Next 2 characters - Year of Maturity (03 - 2003, 04 - 2004, etc.)
In cases where more than one security have the same characteristic, then the last character shall have an additional character descriptor, viz. A/B etc.
Security Name Maturity Date Symbol GOI Loan 5.75% 2003 12-May-2003 0575E03 GOI Loan 6.65% 2009 05-Apr-2009 0665D09 GOI Loan 11.50% 2011 05-Aug-2011 1150H11
- All government securities will be traded under the series GC.
- Face Value of all the securities is 100.
- Permitted Lot size of all the securities is 10.