Introduction

Exchange is pleased to inform that subsequent to approval received from SEBI, Futures and Options contracts on CNX PSE Index and CNX Infrastructure Index shall be made available for trading in the F&O segment with effect from November 25, 2011.

INDICES TO TRADE ON :

CNX PSE

Provides you an opportunity to invest, in Navratna Companies – most successful Public Sector Enterprises (PSE) of India – through derivatives trading launched on CNX PSE index from 25th November 2011 on NSE platform. This index comprises 20 PSEs a combination of all 16 Navratna PSEs and 4 Miniratna PSEs of India. This status gives them a greater autonomy to compete in the global market and they are market leaders and frontrunners. The components of this index have over 51% of their outstanding share capital held by the Central Government and/or State Government, directly or indirectly.

CNX INFRA

In Indian growth story, Infrastructure Development plays a lead role. Government outlay for infrastructure has increased significantly over the years. Clearly, infrastructure has been a focus area. Over the years, not only have the outlays for budgetary expenditure towards the infrastructure sector been increasing, but private investment is also being encouraged. Earlier, the emphasis was on bringing in more and more projects, now the emphasis also includes encouraging financial products suited for infrastructure. Hence, here we present you a great opportunity to express your views on the key sector of Indian Economy – The Infrastructure – at a go. You will be able to trade the derivatives on CNX INFRA from November 25, 2011 on NSE platform. This index includes companies belonging to Telecom, Power, Port, Air, Roads, Railways, Shipping and other Utility Services providers. It tracks the 25 well known infrastructure stocks, around half of them among the top 50 stocks in the Indian Securities market.

Contract Specifications
  CNX PSE CNX INFRA
Underlying Index CNX PSE INDEX CNX INFRASTRUCTURE INDEX
Security Descriptor FUTIDX CNXINFRA OPTIDX CNXINFRA FUTIDX CNXINFRA OPTIDX CNXINFRA
Contract Size 75 100
Tick Size Re. 0.05 Re. 0.05
Contract Months Maximum of three months – the near month, the next month and the far month Maximum of three months – the near month, the next month and the far month
Trading in CNX PSE and Infra Indices on TT Web

From 25th November, 2011 you can trade on Trader Terminal WEB (TT WEB). Please follow the below given steps to Trade in CNX PSE & CNX INFRA on TT WEB: -

CNX PSE Index – Futures CNX PSE Index – Options
  1. Login to your account
  2. Open Market Watch
  3. Select NSE – Futures and type CNXPSE in the adjoining field.
  4. Select Contract Expiry Date
  5. Click Add and The Scrip will reflect in your Market Watch
  1. Login to your account
  2. Open Market Watch
  3. Select NSE – Futures and type CNXPSE in the adjoining field.
  4. Select Contract Expiry Date
  5. Select Price
  6. Select Call / Put
  7. Click Add
CNX INFRASTRUCTURE Index – Futures CNX INFRASTRUCTURE Index – Options
  1. Login to your account
  2. Open Market Watch
  3. Select NSE – Futures and type CNXPSE in the adjoining field.
  4. Select Contract Expiry Date
  5. Click Add and The Scrip will reflect in your Market Watch
  1. Login to your account
  2. Open Market Watch
  3. Select NSE – Futures and type DJIA in the adjoining field.
  4. Select Contract Expiry Date
  5. Select Price
  6. Select Call / Put
  7. Click Add

You can also trade through Trader Terminal Application. To add both the above Indices in Market Watch, you can follow the below given steps: -

  1. Right click on the market watch
  2. Press 'Insert' key or click Add Scrip on the menu
  3. Tick on NSE Derivatives Check Box
  4. Write 'CNXPSE' or 'CNXINFRA in the Box besides Code / Symbol or Name
  5. Scroll to select appropriate Symbol
  6. Tick on the Check Box besides your selection
  7. Click 'OK'
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