A LEADING RETAIL FINANCIAL SERVICES PROVIDER
Geojit is a leading retail financial services company in India
with a growing presence in the Middle East. The company rides on its rich experience
in the capital market to offer its clients a wide portfolio of savings and investment
solutions. The gamut of value-added products and services offered ranges from Equities
and Derivatives to Mutual Funds, Life & General Insurance and third party Fixed
Deposits. The needs of over 8,50,000 clients are met via multichannel services -
a countrywide network of over 511 offices, phone service, dedicated Customer Care
Centre and the Internet.
Geojit has membership in, and is listed on, the National Stock Exchange
(NSE) and the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). In 2007, global banking major BNP Paribas
joined the company’s other major shareholders - Mr. C. J. George, Founder and Managing
Director, Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) and Mr. Rakesh
Jhunjhunwala – when it bought a stake to become the single largest shareholder.
The company also has a strategic presence in the Middle East region in the form
of joint ventures and partnerships. Barjeel Geojit Securities, its joint venture
with the Al Saud Group, is headquartered in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates,
and has branches in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Sharjah. Aloula Geojit Capital Company,
the joint venture with the Al Johar Group in Saudi Arabia is headquartered in Riyadh
with a branch in Dammam. BBK Geojit Securities KSC, located in Kuwait, is a joint
venture with Bank of Bahrain, Kuwait and JZA. QBG Geojit Financial Services LLC
is the joint venture with QBG and National Securities Company and is based in Oman.
In addition, the company has a business partnership with Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait
EXPANDING RANGE OF ONLINE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
A trendsetter and pioneer in the capital markets, Geojit has proven
expertise in providing online services. In the year 2000, the company became the
first stockbroker in the country to offer Internet Trading by integrating the first
Bank Payment Gateway. In 2010, it became the first company in India to launch trading
through mobile devices. In 2013, the company again broke new ground, by being the
first to launch India’s first social media (Facebook) trading application suite.
Currently, clients can trade online in equities, derivatives, currency futures,
mutual funds and IPOs, and select from multiple bank payment gateways for online
transfer of funds. Strategic B2B agreements with South Indian Bank, Corporation
Bank and Federal Bank enable the respective bank’s clients to open integrated 3-in-1
accounts to seamlessly trade via our sophisticated Online Trading platform. Further,
deployment of BNP Paribas’ state-of-the-art globally accepted systems and processes
are already scaling up the sales of Mutual Funds and Insurance.
Certified financial advisors help clients to arrive at the right financial solution
to meet their individual needs. The wide range of products and services on offer
includes: Equities, Derivatives, Currency Futures, Custody Accounts, Mutual Funds,
Life Insurance & General Insurance, e-Insurance, IPOs, Portfolio Management Services,
Property Services, Margin Trading and Loans against Shares.
A GROWING FOOTPRINT
With a presence in almost all the major states of India, the company’s network of
offices presently covers 19 States and 2 Union Territories: Andhra Pradesh, Goa,
Gujarat, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra,
New Delhi, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand,
Telangana and West Bengal, Pondicherry and Chandigarh.