Direct Market Access (DMA)
The Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has approved providing Direct Market Access (DMA) facility and has issued circular no.MRD/DoP/SE/Cir-7/2008 dated April 03, 2008
Direct Market Access (DMA) facility through Computer to Computer Link (CTCL) allows members to provide direct trading terminals only to Institutional clients through various connectivity modes. Direct Market Access (DMA) is used to describe clients / investor accessing the market directly using CTCL software of a trading member and routing the orders through the trading member’s infrastructure.
Members seeking permission for offering Direct Market Access (DMA) are required to ensure compliance with the minimum conditions specified in the SEBI circular