The Research Conference jointly organised by SEBI and NISM, invites research papers on “Changing Landscape of Securities Market in India”. The conference is to be held at NISM Campus, Near Navi Mumbai, Patalganga, from 22-24 January 2020.

Researchers, students, and market practitioners are invited to submit research papers in areas pertaining to securities market.

Conference Themes:

Papers are invited on the following themes related to securities markets in India:

  1. Corporate Finance and Issuance of capital
  2. Corporate Governance and Shareholding patterns
  3. Market microstructure, algo and high frequency trading
  4. Convergence of spot and derivatives, role of physical delivery
  5. Improving cost efficiency, liquidity and transparency in trading
  6. Promotion of innovation and technology in securities market
  7. Development of Corporate Bond Market
  8. Growth of Asset Management Industry
  9. Retail investors’ participation in securities market
  10. Financial Literacy, Investor education & awareness
  11. Any other
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 National Institute of Securities Markets

Plot No. IS-1 & IS-2, Patalganga Industrial Area

Village- Mohopada, Taluka-Khalapur,

District- Raigad, Maharashtra-410222

*Note: Please see the venue and route map on conference website.


Date of conference:  22-24 January, 2020

Last date for submission of paper:  November 30, 2019

Authors will be notified of the acceptance decision latest by:  December 30, 2019

Conference registration begins:  January 01, 2020

**Note: Participants are advised to keep visiting conference website to get updates on the conference.


For academic queries:

Dr. Rajesh Kumar
Associate Professor, NISM
Email id:[email protected]
Phone: 02192668412

Dr. Abhay Nagale 
Associate Professor, NISM
Email id:[email protected]
Phone: 02192668417

For accomodation & logistics:

Mr Ashutosh Kumar 
Academic Associate, NISM
Email id:[email protected]
Phone: 02192668457


Securities and Exchange Board of India was established on April 12, 1992 in accordance with the provisions of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992. The Preamble of the Securities and Exchange Board of India describes the basic functions of the Securities and Exchange Board of India as "...to protect the interests of investors in securities and to promote the development of, and to regulate the securities market and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto."

For more details please visit www.sebi.gov.in


The National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) is a public trust established in 2006 by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the regulator of the securities markets in India. The institute carries out a wide range of capacity building activities at various levels aimed at enhancing the quality standards of and increase the participation in the securities markets. The institute’s six schools of excellence work towards creating a professionalized securities markets.

For more details please visit www.nism.ac.in