Edelweiss Financial Services has been appointed as the lead merchant banker for planned IPO of BSE. Sebi had earlier in Feb 2016, granted in-principle nod to BSE for an IPO and the issue of approx size 800 crores may materialize in sept/oct 2016. For the year ended 31/03/2015 , BSE reported revenue of Rs.624.75 crore against 529.82 crore in previous year i.e. a 18% jump. Its profit stood atRs.155.53 crore compared to Rs.135.19 crore in the previous year.