03 March 2015 :: Nifty Hits record high of 8996.80. Sensex Up 150 points.
The CNX Nifty, also called the Nifty 50 or simply the Nifty, is National Stock Exchange of India’s benchmark stock market index for Indian equity market. Nifty is owned and managed by India Index Services and Products (IISL), which is a wholly owned subsidiary of the NSE Strategic Investment Corporation Limited. IISL had a marketing and licensing agreement with Standard & Poor’s for co-branding equity indices until 2013. The ‘CNX’ in the name stands for ‘CRISIL NSE Index’.