Securities and Exchange Board of India


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Securities and Exchange Board of India

An agency of the Indian Government that serves at the primary regulator of the securities trade. It drafts regulations under the parameters of its jurisdiction, creates rules to enforce these regulations, and investigates potential abuses. SEBI was created in 1988 and became a permanent body in 1992 under the SEBI Act 1992. It is overseen by eight members.
References in periodicals archive ?
The promulgation of this Ordinance would ensure the continuance of the actions already initiated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India, including framing of regulations; appointment of Recovery Officers; organizing capacity building programmes; and taking action against irregularities and frauds in the securities market.
6% of the equity capital of ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) to a leading Foreign Institutional Investor (FII) registered with the Securities and Exchange Board of India, in a transaction carried out on the Stock Exchange, Mumbai at an average price of Rs.
99% of ICICI Bank's equity capital, to Prudential Assurance Company Limited, a sub-account of Prudential Portfolio Managers Limited, an FII registered with the Securities and Exchange Board of India.
Full browser ?