Twitter, which enables users to post and read the short messages with a limit of 140 characters has tied up with BSE (Bombay stock Exchange). The latest developments will enable the stock market lovers to know the live sensex updates through their Twitter accounts. The Tweets will be very much helpful in the stock exchange business.
The services include Opening and closing sensex index figures, live updates and BSE sensex levels. This is termed as the first such collaboration in Asia between a social media and stock exchange.
BSE India Managing Director Mr. Ashish kumar Chauhan has stated that the effort will make the investors find exact situation in the stock market for the investors and business personnel.
On the other hand, Twitter India media partnerships official Mr.Viral Jani has stated that the agreement will make the investors to know the information and latest updates of BSE on their fingertips.
For this, Twitter has introduced four new features. Hourly tweets, auto responder tweets for Sensex 30 stock prices, auto direct messages for opening and closing figures of Sensex 30, and a live display photo that will refresh every 2 minutes to project the Sensex figures.
The live updates will be made available during the business hours of BSE i.e., between 9.00 A.M to 3.30 P.M every day. The tweets can be handled through @BSE India for sending the hourly tweets of stock prices of the company, levels and figures of sensex.
There is also a provision for the investors or businessman to subscribe for the details regarding opening and closing of the sensex figures. #subscribe #companyname or #unsubscribe #companyname to unsubscribe tweet will make this happen. @BSEIndia#designated company name will provide the company’s stock price via an auto-response.
In fact BSE is handling Twitter since 2012 but there is no real information regarding this amongst the investors.