The subcontinent of India hosts the Bangalore Stock Exchange, the Bombay Stock Exchange, the Calcutta Stock Exchange, the Delhi Stock Exchange, the Madras Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange of India.
The National Stock Exchange of India is one of the largest and most advanced stock markets in India. The NSE is the world's third largest stock exchange in terms of transactions. It is located in Mumbai, the financial capital of India.
The main index is the S&P CNX Nifty.
S&P CNX Nifty is a well diversified 50 stock Indian index accounting for 23 sectors of the economy. It is used for a variety of purposes such as benchmarking fund portfolios, index based derivatives and index funds.