Print ISSN: 2204-1990

Online ISSN: 1323-6903

Keywords : retail investors

Impact of mobile applications on participation of retail investors in Indian stock market

Shivani, Shivani Thakur, Tamanna Godara

Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business and Government, 2022, Volume 28, Issue 4, Pages 1127-1134
DOI: 10.47750/cibg.2022.28.04.086

Over the last few years, Stock markets around the world has witnessed major changes in terms of participation of retail investors. One of the key factors behind these changes is the availability of investing opportunities via online and mobile trading. With reduced transaction cost and ease of access, stock markets have become almost within a reach of hand, especially for retail investors. We find that financial technology has enabled more small investors to enter into the stock market than the large investors because of low cost and ease of access.