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The Investor Risk Reduction Access (IRRA) Platform


  • The IRRA platform is a new system developed by Indian stock exchanges, including BSE and NSE.
  • It aims to safeguard investors against risks from technical glitches at a trading member or stock broker’s end.


  • To act as a safety net, allowing investors to close open positions and cancel pending orders during technical disruptions.
  • It is designed only for canceling pending orders, not for initiating new ones.
  • Not available for algorithmic trading and institutional clients. Certain securities aren’t available for square-off.


Why in News:

  • Recently, the Investor Risk Reduction Access platform has been developed by Indian exchanges.