Vision: To lead, catalyze and deliver educational initiatives to enhance the quality of securities markets.
Mission: To engage in capacity building among the stakeholders in the securities markets through financial literacy, professional education, enhancing governance standards and fostering policy research.


NISM envisions a catalytic role in promoting securities markets research and education, through:

  • Close interface with policy makers and regulators
  • Continuous knowledge creation and dissemination
  • Enabling stakeholders to enhance knowledge, skill and awareness through research based inputs
  • Serving as a role model for other institutions in and outside India to enhance the quality of interaction in securities markets.