HDFC Securities Limited is a financial services intermediary and a subsidiary of HDFC Bank a private sector bank in India. It is one of the leading stock broking companies in India and has completed 20 years of operation. HDFC securities were founded in the year 2000 and are headquartered in Mumbai with branches across major cities and towns in India. HDFC securities began operations in April 2000. In the beginning, it was a joint venture between HDFC Bank Limited, HDFC Limited, and Indocean eSecurities Holdings Limited.