0 Anonymous Asked: June 25, 2020In: Finance What are the functions of depository participants? 0 depository participant depository in stock marketdepository participantdepository services Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent devangthakkar 0 Questions 78 Answers 0 Best Answers 182 Points View Profile devangthakkar Added an answer on June 25, 2020 at 12:51 pm The depository participant is described as an agent of a depository. Depository participant are intermediaries between depository & investors. Depositories may be an organization, bank, or institution that holds securities & assists in trading of securities. Depositories provide liquidity & security, use the money to lend to others, invest in securities & other a fund transfer system. The objective of a depository is to provide for maintenance/transfer of ownership records of securities is an electronic form in a stock exchange. A depository participant is an agent of depository through which it interfaces with investors & provides depository services. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer.