Bombay Stock Exchange


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$2215950.63 Trillion 9:15 AM 3:30 PM

Bombay Stock Exchange 2019

Bombay Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Bombay Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The BSE India (BSE) is based in Mumbai, India. Below is a break down of key Bombay Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the BSE India is xbom (operating MIC xbom).

Market Capitalization

Ranked 10th in Market Capitalization ($2215950.63 Trillion)

Market Cap over India GDP ratio is 132691654.63%

India Statistics

Ranked 11th in Gross Domestic Product ($1.67 Trillion)

Ranked 2nd in Population (1.17 Billion People)

Bombay Stock Exchange is the 10th largest exchange out of the 144 stock exchanges we track. The BSE India's Market Capitalization is $2215950.63 Trillion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2019. Although the primary currency used by the BSE India is the India Rupee (₨).

The population in India is approximately 1.17 Billion people and the country has a GDP of $1.67 Trillion adjusted US Dollars. India ranks 2nd in terms of population and 11th in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 132691654.63%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.

When is the Bombay Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Ganesh Chaturthi September 2, 2019
Muharram September 10, 2019
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti October 2, 2019
Dussehra October 8, 2019
Diwali October 28, 2019
Gurunanak Jayanti November 12, 2019
Christmas Day December 25, 2019

Trading Schedule

Pre Trading Hours : 09:00-09:15
Post Trading Hours : 15:30-16:00

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Does the Bombay Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Bombay Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 9:15 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 3:30 PM.

Bombay Stock Exchange Timezone

The Bombay Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Kolkata timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +05:30. Asia/Kolkata does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Bombay Stock Exchange

Bombay Stock Exchange Currency

The Bombay Stock Exchange trades shares in India Rupee. The official ISO 4217 currency code for India Rupee is INR. The official currency symbol is "₨". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between India Rupee and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on August 18, 2019 .

100 India Rupee Equals:

$ 1.41 1.27 £ 1.16 ¥ 9.90 ¥ 149.52

Economy and Geography

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) is located in Asia and its headquarters is located in Mumbai, India. Companies listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange are primarily India based companies and trade in India Rupee. Companies outside of India would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Bombay Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Bombay Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Bombay Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Bombay Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +91 22721233
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Bombay Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

Learn More: Our Reading List

If you would like to learn more about how the Bombay Stock Exchange works and learn about investing in general we highly recommend the books listed below. These books are an excellent resource for anyone from first-time day-traders to seasoned investors.

The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

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A Random Walk Down Wall Street

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