The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) has revised its list of approved securities and approved banks in its futures and options segment. A Circular to this effect was issued on 21st March, 2023 and shall be effective for the month of April, 2023.
The revised list of approved securities, GOI securities, open ended mutual funds, corporate bonds and list of approved banks for issuance of bank guarantees (BG)/fixed deposit receipts (FDR) comprises 7 annexures enumerated in the Circular.
Market wide applicable limit, member security specific limits and applicable haircut rates for each of the securities is also stipulated. Members who are also banks may note that G-Sec provided as collaterals should not be reckoned for SLR purpose of the banks and not be used for trading.