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List of Stock Exchanges in the World

Stock exchanges are where individual and institutional investors come together to buy and sell shares in a public venue. Nowadays these exchanges exist as electronic marketplaces.

Here is a list of important stock exchanges around the world which is very important from competitive examination point of view.


Trivia:

- Amsterdam Stock Exchange is the oldest stock exchange in the world established in 1602 by the Dutch East India Company.
- The Bombay Stock Exchange is the oldest exchange in Asia.
- NASDAQ is the world’s first Electronic Stock Exchange.
- The New York Stock Exchange is nicknamed as “The Big Board”.
- The main difference between SENSEX and Nifty is that SENSEX is the stock market index for BSE Limited, while Nifty is the stock market index for National Stock Exchange (NSE). 

Here is the list of some important Stock Exchanges in the world: 

Stock Exchange
Index
Country
Headquarter
New York Stock Exchange
NYSE
USA
New York City
Nasdaq
NASDAQ
USA
New Work City
Japan Exchange Group
JPX
Japan
Tokyo
London Stock Exchange
LSE
UK
London
Shanghai Stock Exchange
SSE
China
Shanghai
Hong Kong Stock Exchange
SEHK
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Euronext

European Union/EEA
Amsterdam
Brussels
Dublin
Lisbon
Oslo
Paris
TMX Group
TSX
Canada
Toronto
Bombay Stock Exchange
BSE
India
Mumbai
National Stock Exchange
NSE
India
Mumbai
Deutsche Börse

Germany
Frankfurt
Stockholm Stock Exchange

Sweden
Stockholm
Taiwan Stock Exchange
TWSE
Taiwan
Taipei
B3

Brazil
Sao Paulo
JSE

South Africa
Johannesburg
Korea Exchange
KRX
South Korea
Seoul, Busan
Copenhagen Stock Exchange
CSE
Denmark
Copenhagen