Sebi considers fractional share ownership, major legal changes needed

  • The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is contemplating introducing fractional share trading.
  • Fractional trading would make high-priced shares more accessible for average retail investors, adopting a model already in use in the US.
  • Despite the chairman’s support, the introduction of fractional shares requires significant changes to regulatory and company legislation.
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