Document Type : Research Article



The current paper examines the long run and short run relationship between the bank nifty and
other public and private sector banks listed on NSE. market and banking sector. Bank nifty is a
major index on NSE. The data was collected from the official website of National Stock
Exchange and The nature of data used for the purpose is secondary. An empirical
analysis using everyday data is conducted for 730 days, starting from 2nd January 2017 to 31st
December 2019. Descriptive statistics, Unit root Test, Johansen Cointegration test, Granger
Causality Test, Cointegration analysis and Impulse Response function are applied as major
methodologies for analysis. Augmented Dickey Fuller Tests is applied to examine stationarity of
all the variables, it was found that all the variable series were non stationary.
JohnsenCointegration analysis shows that there is no long-term relationship among the variables.
Granger Causality /Block Exogeneity test is used to identify the short run relationship and found
RET BANK NIFTY, RET HDFC, RET KOTAK and RET ICICI have short run relationship.
Impulse response function was also used to check the impact of one shock on another variables