Relevant stock investor statistics for investing in India

1. Trading Volume:

1984: US $3M / daily,

1994: US$100 Million,

2007: 8 Billion / daily ($6B in derivatives)

2. Assset Management Companies:

1994: 10, Total Funds ~ 100

2007: 32, Total Funds ~1000

3. Best Mutual fund companies in India

DSP Merrill Lynch

Fidelity Mutual Funds

Frankling Templeton Funds

HDFC Mutual Funds

Sundaram BNP Paribas Mutual Funds

Source: Personalfn.com