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How does a stock circuit work?

Market-wide circuitbreakers are triggered by movements in the index that are seen as too volatile by exchange authorities. When circuit limits for the index are hit, trading in equity and equity derivatives markets is halted. After the halt, the market reopens with a pre-open call auction.

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