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What do the groups(like A, B1 , T etc) in BSE signify and and as an investor how does a grouping affect me?
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Asked by Preetham, 16 May '08 12:03 pm
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As on February 2008 following criterion are used for classifying stocks into various categories by the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).

Group A:

It is the most tracked class of scripts consisting of about 200 scripts. Market capitalization is one key factor in deciding which scrip should be classified in Group A.

At present there are 216 companies in the A group.



Group S:

The Exchange has introduced a new segment named BSE Indonext w.e.f. January 7, 2005. The S Group represents scripts forming part of the BSE-Indonext segment. S group consists of scripts from B1 & B2 group on BSE and companies exclusively listed on regional stock exchanges having capital of 3 crores to 30 crores. All trades in this segment are done through BOLT system under S group.


Group Z:

The Z group was introduced by the Exchange in July 1999 and includes the companies which have failed to comply with the listing requirements of the Exchange and/or have failed to resolve investor complain ...more
Answered by Rahul Telgote, 16 May '08 12:05 pm

 
  
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its plain stupidity on part of bse. in nse there r no groups.
and 95% of volume comes from nse!
so ignore group just concentrate on scrips
Answered by bharat gandhi, 16 May '08 12:05 pm

 
  
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