StockHolding Corporation of India

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StockHolding Corporation of India Limited
Industry Stock Market & Financial Services
Founded 1986, Mumbai
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Area served
Custodial Services
Depository Services
Key people

Shri Ramesh NGS (Chairman)
Shri Rohinton Hirji Mewawala (Chief Operating Officer)
Shri Dr. E. Sankara Rao (Non Executive Chairman)
Shri L. Viswanathan (Chief Financial Officer)

Shri Shashikant L. Nayak (Company Secretary)
Services Central Depository Services
Mutual Funds
Demat Account
E-Stamping [1]

Stock Holding Corporation of India Limited (SHCIL) is India's largest[2] custodian and depository participant, based in Mumbai, Maharashtra.[3] SHCIL was established in 1986 and was granted a status of a government company as per section 2(45) of Indian Companies Act, 2013. in 2014. SHCIL is known for its Online Trading Portal with investors and traders.[citation needed] It is also responsible for e-stamping system around India.It is also authorised by Reserve Bank of India as Agency Bank to distribute and receive Govt. of India savings/relief bond 2003 along with nationalized banks.[1]


  1. ^ a b "The Hindu Business Line : Stock Holding to launch e-stamping in Maharashtra". 2008-05-02. Retrieved 2011-02-25. 
  2. ^ "Stock Holding Corporation launches e-stamping facility". Retrieved 2011-02-25. 
  3. ^ "Shcil Online - A B O U T U S :: C O N T A C T U S". 1998-01-06. Retrieved 2011-02-25. 

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