Corporate bond trading is a robust market and the table below captures the major volumes of bond trading on the major exchanges and the FIMMDA platform in India.

BSE

NSE

FIMMDA **

Grand Total

Date

No. of Trades *

Amount (Rs. cr)*

No. of Trades*

Amount (Rs. cr)*

No. of Trades*

Amount (Rs. cr)*

No. of Trades*

Amount (Rs. cr)*

Apr-11

339

3059.641

499

11886.07

2327

22968.1

3165

37913.81

May-11

378

2613.27

370

8204.6

2264

19628.99

3012

30446.86

Jun-11

714

4645.34

719

15959.58

2997

30768.84

4430

51373.76

Jul-11

665

4107.47

915

15852.44

2959

30776.04

4539

50735.95

Aug-11

737

5730.46

717

13652.81

3035

33772.07

4489

53155.34

Sep-11

535

3600.89

710

10542.81

3618

30738.23

4863

44881.93

Oct-11

350

3056.47

913

12699.09

2444

27509.69

3707

43265.25

Nov-11

484

5303.57

588

14547.02

2448

27456.79

3520

47307.382

Dec-11

684

6233.23

888

17365.47

3323

39468.13

4895

63066.83

Jan-12

574

3406.59

1600

19151.73

2780

28935.98

4954

51494.29

Feb-12

499

4845.51

1876

29366.67

2347

33696.32

4722

67908.5

Mar-12

465

3239.28

2178

24207.11

2594

24787.04

5237

52233.44

Apr-12

472

2664.22

1232

12154.92

1977

21219.17

3681

36038.3

May-12

632

1903.63

1342

14219.82

2140

22388.58

4114

38512.03

Jun-12

880

5036.48

1624

18917.91

3092

38001.97

5596

61956.36

Jul-12

824

4828.69

1968

19499.37

3391

37739.62

6183

62067.67

Aug-12

697

4146.54

1891

18374.17

3034

35813.88

5622

58334.59

Sep-12

720

4802.37

2051

23373.38

3244

41028.99

6015

69204.74

Oct-12

966

4791.62

1850

25659.36

3853

47423.86

6669

77874.83

Nov-12

680

2317.49

1455

18089.95

2454

27774.37

4589

48181.81

Dec-12

599

2900.08

1686

19318.92

2715

33312.64

5000

55531.65

Jan-13

838

6533.49

2702

31348.77

4517

56872.92

8057

94755.17

Feb-13

562

2829.26

1407

19240.38

2511

32120.32

4480

54819.96

Mar-13

769

8868.53

1933

21908.16

3675

51207.85

6377

81984.54

Apr-13

986

9493.49

2422

29911.05

4440

71451.51

7848

110856.05

May-13

1070

11048.42

2299

35030.64

4699

75788.13

8068

121867.19

Jun-13

708

5251.25

1934

30309.19

3199

51666.05

5841

87226.49

Jul-13

1057

11730.63

2264

36061.15

4049

62890.74

7370

110682.52

Aug-13

830

7330.69

1541

20816.89

2989

41058.46

5360

69206.04

Sep-13

619

6706.95

1390

17615.74

2705

38254.11

4714

62576.8

Oct-13

919

12791.41

1551

19019.7

3097

47130.96

5567

78942.07

Nov-13

578

5199.14

1324

19084.83

2535

35622.62

4437

59906.61

Dec-13

718

6548.22

1300

13244.09

2887

37090.3

4905

56882.61

Jan-14

880

11403.8

1901

24768.24

3498

52495.52

6279

88667.55

Feb-14

733

6170.89

1187

11811.05

2349

27773.12

4269

45755.06

Mar-14

1089

9352.3

1696

18028.82

3444

50849.75

6229

78230.87

Apr-14

1171

14891.21

3670

60148.91

1

0.11

4842

75040.23

May-14

1298

14839.85

4459

79106.01

0

0

5757

93945.86

Jun-14

1378

13597.75

4176

54783.42

2

0.2

5556

68381.37

Jul-14

1422

16757.81

4290

66854

0

0

5712

83611.81

Aug-14

1211

10914.78

3843

57269.64

1

0.12

5055

68184.54

Sep-14

1866

22928.7

5807

94513.75

0

0

7673

117442.45

Oct-14

1662

19959.05

4706

72488.18

0

0

6368

92447.23

Nov-14

1791

19864.26

5400

86349.86

1

0.1

7192

106214.22

Dec-14

1609

17990.34

5694

85033.93

1

0.1

7304

103024.37

Jan-15

1587

23630.98

5706

95149.98

0

0

7293

118780.96

Feb-15

1188

13632.9

4329

63587.96

0

0

5517

77220.86

Mar-15

1527

15497.88

5993

71501.87

2

0.2

7522

86999.95

Apr-15

1518

19359.83

5051

74698.73

0

0

6569

94058.56

May-15

1453

18934.15

4519

61135.03

0

0

5972

80069.18

Jun-15

1552

18102.23

4613

65002.04

0

0

6165

83104.27

Jul-15

1376

18471.21

4509

64377.51

0

0

5885

82848.72

Aug-15

1291

18762.28

4312

69802.65

0

0

5603

88564.93

Sep-15

1198

16915.85

4471

68898.24

0

0

5669

85814.09

Oct-15

1784

22528.13

4637

79014.86

0

0

6421

101542.98

Nov-15

1132

14671.77

3263

56899.93

0

0

4395

71571.71

Dec-15

1165

14134.67

4096

65670.43

0

0

5261

79805.1

Jan-16

1274

13323.46

3585

51819.64

0

0

4859

65143.1

Feb-16

1353

14543.16

4019

67599.08

0

0

5372

82142.24

Mar-16

1804

17905.57

6148

89837.46

0

0

7952

107743.03

Apr-16

1541

14841.5

4617

66679.35

0

0

6158

81520.85

May-16

1839

17334.83

4620

65225.29

0

0

6459

82560.12

Jun-16

2040

18540.81

5280

78407.83

0

0

7320

96948.64

Jul-16

1857

16186.82

5453

92598.97

0

0

7310

108785.79

Aug-16

2029

19400

5402

90212.79

0

0

7431

109612.79

Sep-16

2282

25687.23

6079

117780.65

0

0

8361

143467.88

Oct-16

1686

24134.66

4767

110765.18

0

0

6453

134899.84

Nov-16

1932

25783.58

5062

112682.23

0

0

6994

138465.82

Dec-16

1984

31070.56

5364

109145.16

0

0

7348

140215.72

Jan-17

2253

30903.48

5343

103252.11

0

0

7596

134155.59

Feb-17

1824

23690.81

4490

83927.96

0

0

6314

107618.8

Mar-17

3105

44579.67

7646

147831.01

0

0

10751

192410.69

Apr-17

2287

37605.48

4718

101728.74

0

0

7005

139334.23

May-17

2123

30364.53

4942

95578.15

0

0

7065

125942.68

Jun-17

2290

35324.66

5984

134048.72

0

0

8274

169373.39

Jul-17

2450

37248.73

5777

124342.88

0

0

8227

161591.61

Aug-17

2347

32928.93

5072

109894.88

0

0

7419

142823.81

Sep-17

2227

36603.46

5247

114711.97

0

0

7474

151315.43

Oct-17

2098

38274.01

4657

104884.8

0

0

6755

143158.81

Nov-17

2463

40696.37

5265

117574.91

1

0.22

7729

158271.5

Dec-17

2599

42513.38

4971

103839.72

0

0

7570

146353.11

Jan-18

2717

45962.82

5177

94874.68

0

0

7894

140837.5

Feb-18

2299

38638.8

4198

84030.09

0

0

6497

122668.89

Mar-18

3298

59836.7

6197

136590.73

0

0

9495

196427.43

Apr-18

3442

48912.74

5588

113974.59

0

0

9030

162887.33

May-18

3000

49383.75

4863

96401.97

0

0

7863

145785.72

Jun-18

3067

53079.63

5252

103335.67

0

0

8319

156415.3

Jul-18

3122

54314.01

4535

91539.73

0

0

7657

145853.74

Aug-18

3534

43548.04

5036

92454.69

0

0

8570

136002.73

Sep-18

2840

37394.78

4388

85624.29

0

0

7228

123019.07

Oct-18

2958

35876.15

4572

85078.91

0

0

7530

120955.06

Nov-18

2921

40772.97

4214

82928.38

0

0

7135

123701.35

Dec-18

3626

56467.11

5903

123701.67

0

0

9529

180168.78

Jan-19

4416

55223.13

6164

109125.49

0

0

10580

164348.62

Feb-19

3556

40132.83

4826

82490.67

0

0

8382

122623.5

Mar-19

5205

78521.09

8122

175659.22

0

0

13327

254180.31

Apr-19

3944

53755.86

5380

90747.82

0

0

9324

144503.7

May-19

4839

65109.31

6650

129917.8

0

0

11489

195027.1

Jun-19

3662

56678.67

5845

114724.9

0

0

9507

171403.5

Jul-19

5255

65646.47

6886

118101.9

0

0

12141

183748.4

Aug-19

4175

58482.1

6095

104532

0

0

10270

163014.1

As can be seen most of the volumes have shifted to the NSE and the BSE in the last few years. Volumes have been quite erratic though yet to make a quantum leap.