Benefits of SLB

Additional Income
Generate additional income for idle portfolio by participating in stock lending and borrowing.

Multiple Stocks
Plethora of stock options are available allowing easy securities lending and borrowing.

Enables Short Sell
Short Sell by borrowing the stocks and benefit during market downturn

No counter party Risk
Securities lending and securities borrowing transactions are guaranteed by NSCCL.

How to get the Privilege?

To Apply Offline: Download & fill in the form and submit it to your nearest HDFC securities branch or send it to our Operations Team's address mentioned in the application form. Click here to download form.

To Apply Online: Click here

How many stocks are eligible for SLB segment?

There are currently 507 stocks available on the NSE Stock Lending and Borrowing platform. This list is updated on a monthly basis by NSE.

How can I register as a participant in SLB?
An existing trading account holder of HDFC Securities Limited can avail the SLB privilege by clicking on the below link:- enter credentials and uploading required documents or By signing physical copy application from
How shall I quote the lending fee?

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.

How can I check the tentative lending fee per share on SLB?

You can visit the below mentioned link of NSE in order to view the current lending fee per share

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