Intermediaries in the capital segment are responsible for interlinking between investors and borrowers and organizing the transfer of funds between them. They also look into the fair working of various participants in the stock market like the commodity tips providers. Without the services provided by intermediaries, it would be quite difficult for investors and issuers to locate each other and carry out transactions efficiently and cost-effectively. Stock Exchange is one of such intermediary. The role and responsibilities of intermediaries are laid down in the acts and regulations governing them.
Stock Exchanges provide the infrastructure for trading in securities that have been issued at prices that reflect its current value. The existence of the system allows the valuation of their investment and to realize its value when they require funds to encourage investors to invest when issuers raise funds. Stock markets such as the NSE, BSE and the Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Ltdcontinue reading