List of African stock exchanges

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This is a list of stock exchanges in Africa.

There are 29 exchanges in Africa, representing 38 nations' capital markets.

Africa has two regional stock exchanges: the Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières, or BRVM, located in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire; and the Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières d'Afrique Centrale, or BVMAC, located in Libreville, Gabon. The BRVM serves the countries of Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea Bissau, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo; the BVMAC serves the Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon.

21 of the 29 stock exchanges in Africa are members of the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA). ASEA members are indicated below by an asterisk (*).

One of the oldest bourses (exchanges) on the continent is the Casablanca Stock Exchange of Morocco, founded in 1929. The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) was founded in 1883 and the JSE Limited in 1887. The Casablanca Stock Exchange is one of Africa's ten largest exchanges along with the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, EGX, the Nigerian Stock Exchange, the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX), and the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange.


Economy Exchange Location Founded Listings Link
 Côte d'Ivoire Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières* Abidjan 1998 39 BRVM
 Algeria Algiers Stock Exchange Algiers 1997 5 SGBV
 Botswana Botswana Stock Exchange* Gaborone 1989 44 BSE
 Cameroon Douala Stock Exchange* Douala 2001 2 DSX
 Cape Verde Bolsa de Valores de Cabo Verde* Mindelo 2005 BVC
 Egypt Egyptian Exchange* Cairo, Alexandria 1883 833 EGX
 Ghana Ghana Stock Exchange* Accra 1990 34 GSE
 Kenya Nairobi Securities Exchange* Nairobi 1954 64 NSE
 Libya Libyan Stock Market* Tripoli 2007 7 LSM
 Malawi Malawi Stock Exchange* Blantyre 1995 14 MSE
 Mauritius Stock Exchange of Mauritius Port Louis 1988 88 SEM
 Morocco Casablanca Stock Exchange* Casablanca 1929 81 Casa SE
 Mozambique Bolsa de Valores de Mozambique* Maputo 1999 BVM
 Namibia Namibia Stock Exchange* Windhoek 1992 NSX
 Nigeria Abuja Securities and Commodities Exchange Abuja 1998 ASCE
Nigerian Stock Exchange* Lagos 1960 223 NSE
 Rwanda Rwanda Stock Exchange Kigali 2008 5 RSE
 Seychelles Seychelles Securities Exchange (Trop-X)* Victoria 2012 4 SSE
 Somalia Somalia Stock Exchange Mogadishu 2012
 South Africa JSE Limited* Johannesburg 1887 402 (as of May 30, 2014) JSE
 Sudan Khartoum Stock Exchange* Khartoum 1994 54 KSE
 Swaziland Swaziland Stock Exchange* Mbabane 1990 10 SSX
 Tanzania Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange* Dar es Salaam 1998 17 DSE
 Tunisia Bourse de Tunis* Tunis 1969 56 BVMT
 Uganda Uganda Securities Exchange* Kampala 1997 17 USE
 Zambia Agricultural Commodities Exchange of Zambia Lusaka 2007 ZAMACE
Lusaka Stock Exchange* Lusaka 1994 16 LuSE
 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Stock Exchange* Harare 1948 64 ZSE

See also