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NSE too will relax such action taken against nine firms.
All these firms were put under the Graded Surveillance Measures (GSM) framework to keep a tab on unusual price movements that are not in tune with their financial health.
After a periodic review, the exchanges have decided to ease the GSM actions initiated against some companies starting from on Monday, as per separate circulars issued last week.
In March, the two exchanges had named more than 800 firms under the GSM, which has six stages with different levels of surveillance measures.
While some firms will be moved from Stage III of the GSM to Stage II, others will be shifted from Stage II to Stage I.
In Stage I of the GSM, the scrip is transferred to the trade for trade segment with an applicable price band of 5 per cent or lower. In Stage II, there is the additional requirement of Additional Surveillance Deposit (ASD) of 100 per cent of trade value to be collected from the buyer of the particular scrip.
Trading is permitted once a week on every Monday and ASD of 100 per cent of trade value has to be deposited by the buyer for shares kept in Stage III.
A periodic quarterly review of firms under various GSM stages is carried out based on pre-defined criteria and if qualified, the applicable companies are moved back from higher stage to lower stage in a sequential manner.
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