Securities Lending & Borrowing
Securities Lending and Borrowing or stock lending and borrowing refers to the act of lending or borrowing shares. Stock lending and borrowing is done for a stipulated period of time at a certain lending or borrowing fee. Under securities borrowing, you can borrow shares from other investors and under securities lending, you can lend the shares you own but don’t intend to sell.
Make the best of Securities Lending and Borrowing by fixing your preferred rate of interest and desired tenure.
Benefits of SLB
There are currently 507 stocks available on the NSE Stock Lending and Borrowing platform. This list is updated on a monthly basis by NSE.
Lending fee is quoted on per share basis. You can base your lending fee for securities lending on the annualized yield you expect or the cost which your borrower expect to pay. For e.g., if you are lending shares for a period of 180 days, you could quote the securities lending fee per share based on the rate of return which you expect.
You can visit the below mentioned link of NSE in order to view the current lending fee per share https://www.nseindia.com/live_market/dynaContent/live_analysis/slbs_chain/chainDataBySeries.jsp