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National Stock Exchange is World No. 1

The number of trades logged in stock futures has has brought it to this position

According to figures maintained by the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), India's premier bourse, the National Stock Exchange has become the leading exchange in the world in stock futures.

The number of recorded trades therein by the exchange has catapulted it to become the biggest in the world in this segment.

The fgact that the NSE lords over 99 per cent of the Indian equity derivatives market has gone a long way in bringing the limelight to the exchange.

Going in the NSE's favour is the fact that it has been very well policed and there is ample liquidity to  attract and ensure retail investor participation.

The Indian exchange has overtaken the Eurex, which now has been relegated to the second position.