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Investor Accounts 2,08,96,069
DP Service Centres 31,281
Demat Custody Value 227.51 (₹ Lakh Crore)
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The Financial Kaleidoscope - News - November 2017

Pledge facility on SPEED-e facility has been further enhanced to facilitate the Pledgee (i.e. target demat account holder in whose favour pledge instruction has been submitted in the NSDL depository system) to confirm the pledge instructions through SPEED-e. This facility has been made available to e-Token based users whose depository account is registered by their Participants for SPEED-e Direct Facility.

(Refer Circular No. NSDL/POLICY/2017/0059 dated October 9, 2017, available on

Activation of New Participant(s)


Sr. No. Depository Participant (DP) Name DP ID Location
1 Visual Securities Private Limited IN304220 Kolkata, West Bengal

This takes the total number of operational Participants to 267 and the total number of operational DPM set-ups to 354.

  • Investor Awareness Programmes:

In order to reach out to investors that are spread across the country to apprise them about the facilities available in NSDL depository system and educate them about financial markets, NSDL conducts various Programmes with Participants, Housing Societies, Institutions like SEBI, NSE, corporates etc. and also participates in various events. During October 2017, NSDL conducted / participated in 23 such programmes / events which were attended by 1,650 investors. Details are mentioned below:


Sr. No. Particulars
1 Joint Awareness Programmes with DPs No. of Programmes
  Sharekhan Limited 7
  CSE Capital Markets Private Limited 3
  ICICI Bank Limited 3
  Jhaveri Securities Limited 3
  Acumen Capital Market (India) Limited 2
  Axis Bank Limited 1
  Kotak Securities Limited 1
                                         Total Programmes 20


2 Joint Awareness Programmes with other Institutions No. of Programmes
  Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) 2
                                         Total Programmes 2


3 Training Programmes for Institutes No. of Programmes
  Participants from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) 1
                                         Total Programmes 1

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