Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd. is a part of Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd. (MOFSL). MOFSL (NSE: MOTILALOFS, BSE: 532892, BLOOMBERG: MOFS IN) is a well-diversified, financial services company focused on wealth creation for all its customers, such as institutional, corporate, HNI and retail. Its services and product offerings include wealth management, retail broking and distribution, institutional broking, asset management, investment banking, private equity, commodity broking and principal strategies. The company distributes these products through 1,546 business locations spread across 519 cities and the online channel to over 792,858 registered customers. MOFSL has strong research capabilities, which enables them to identify market trends and stocks with high growth potential, facilitating clients to take well- informed and timely decisions. MOFSL has been ranked by various polls such as the Best Local Brokerage 2005, Most Independent Research - Local Brokerage 2006 and Best Overall Country Research - Local Brokerage 2007 in Asia Money Brokerage Polls for India. MOSL won 4 awards in the ET-Now Starmine Analyst Awards 2010-11, placing it amongst the Top-3 award winning brokers, was ranked No. 2 by AsiaMoney Brokers Poll 2010 in the Best Local Brokerage Category and won the ‘Best Market Analyst’ Award for 2 sectors at the India’s Best Market Analyst Awards 2011. MOFSL won the ‘Best Capital Markets and Related NBFC’ award at the CNBC TV18 Best Banks and Financial Institutions Awards 2011. MOSL also won the ‘Best Equity Broking House’ award for FY11 at the Dun & Bradstreet Equity Broking Awards 2011. MOSL won the ‘Best Performing National Financial Advisor Equity Broker' award at the CNBC TV18 Financial Advisor Awards 2013, for the 3rd year in a row. MOSL won ‘Best Equity Broker’ award at Bloomberg UTV Financial Leadership Awards 2012, ‘Retailer of the Year (Banking & Financial Services) award at Retail Excellence Awards 2012, and was ranked 2nd in the “Best Overall Brokerage” category by Asia Money in 2011. Motilal Oswal Private Equity won ‘Best Growth Capital Investor-2012’ award at the Awards for Private Equity Excellence 2013. MOSL was adjudged amongst the Top 20 innovators in BFSI for ‘Leveraging on technology in enhancing customer experience’ at the Banking Frontiers Finnoviti Awards 2012, and won the ‘Quality Excellence for Best Customer Service Result’ award at National Quality Excellence Awards 2013.
Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd. (MOSL) was founded in 1987 as a small sub-broking unit, with just two people running the show. Focus on customer-first attitude, ethical and transparent business practices, respect for professionalism, research-based value investing and implementation of cutting-edge technology have enabled us to blossom into an over 1500 member team.
Today we are a well diversified financial services firm offering a range of financial products and services such as Private Wealth Management, Retail Broking and Distribution, Institutional Broking, Asset Management, Investment Banking, Private Equity, Commodity Broking, Currency Broking and Principal Strategies.
We have a diversified client base that includes retail customers (including High Net worth Individuals), mutual funds, foreign institutional investors, financial institutions and corporate clients. We are headquartered in Mumbai and as of March 31, 2014, had a network spread over 507 cities and towns comprising 1,534 Business Locations operated by our Business Partners and us. As on December 31st, 2013, we had 800,385 registered customers.
Research is the solid foundation on which Motilal Oswal Securities’ advice is based. Almost 10% of revenue is invested on equity research and we hire and train the best resources to become our advisors. At present we have 30 reseach analysts researching over 200 companies across 20 sectors. From a fundamental, technical and derivatives research perspective, Motilal Oswal`s research reports have received wide coverage in the media. Our consistent efforts towards quality equity research have reflected in an increase in the ratings and rankings across various categories in the AsiaMoney Brokers Poll over the years.
Our unique Wealth Creation Study, authored by Mr. Raamdeo Agrawal, Joint Managing Director, is now in its 18th year. Investors keenly await this annual study for the wealth of information it has on the companies that created wealth during the preceding five years.