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2016 Stock Exchange Market Capitalization

Which is the largest Stock Exchange in Asia?

Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) remains the largest Stock Exchange in Asia with a total listed-co. market capitalization of $5.1 Trillion in the year ending 2016, an increase of 3.4% compared to 2015.  Shanghai Stock Exchange with a total market capitalization of $4.1 Trillion is the 2nd largest in Asia.

Shenzhen Stock Exchange is the 3rd largest with $3.21 Trillion while Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE) is the 4th largest stock exchange in Asia with $3.19 Trillion.  Rounding up the Top 5 is Bombay Stock Exchange with $1.5 Trillion.

2016 Ranking Asia Stock Exchange Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 Tokyo Stock Exchange $5.1 Trillion 3.40%
2 Shanghai Stock Exchange $4.1 Trillion 9.80%
3 Shenzhen Stock Exchange $3.2 Trillion 6.10%
4 Hong Kong Stock Exchange $3.2 Trillion 0.30%
5 Bombay Stock Exchange $1.5 Trillion 3.00%

 

Which is the largest Stock Exchange in the World?

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is the world’s largest stock exchange.  The companies listed on NYSE have a total market capitalization of $19.6 Trillion.  The 2nd largest stock exchange in the world is NASDAQ, with a total market capitalization of $7.8 Trillion.

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Combined, NYSE and NASDAQ from United States of America, have a total market capitalization of $27.4 Trillion.

In 3rd place is Tokyo Stock Exchange with $5.1 Trillion.  At 4th is Shanghai Stock Exchange with a total listed market capitalization of $4.1 Trillion, while London Stock Exchange sits on 5th in the world with $3.5 Trillion total market capitalization.

2016 Ranking World’s Largest Stock Exchange Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 New York Stock Exchange $19.6 Trillion 10.00%
2 NASDAQ $7.8 Trillion 6.80%
3 Tokyo Stock Exchange $5.1 Trillion 3.40%
4 Shanghai Stock Exchange $4.1 Trillion 9.80%
5 London Stock Exchange $3.5 Trillion 9.90%

 

Which is the fastest growing stock exchange by market capitalization?

Moscow Stock Exchange grew the fastest in 2016 as the total market capitalization increased to $0.635 Trillion, a phenomenal growth of 61.70%.  Brazilian Stock Exchange BOVESPA notched a huge increase in market capitalization as the total market value increased by 57.8% to $0.8 Trillion.

Johannesburg Stock Exchange, Toronto Stock Exchange and Stock Exchange of Thailand rounded up the top 5 with between 25% to more than 30% increase in total market value.

2016 Ranking Growing Stock Exchange Value Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 Moscow Stock Exchange $0.6 Trillion 61.70%
2 BM&FBOVESPA $0.8 Trillion 57.80%
3 Johannesburg Stock Exchange $0.9 Trillion 30.30%
4 Toronto Stock Exchange $2.0 Trillion 28.20%
5 Stock Exchange of Thailand $0.4 Trillion 25.40%

 

Which stock exchange collectively had the worst performance in total market capitalisation?

Mexican Stock Exchange saw its total stock market capitalization shrank to $0.333 Trillion, a 17.10% decrease in 2016.

London Stock Exchange, Shanghai Stock Exchange and BME Spanish Stock Exchange saw their respective total listed market capitalization declining by 9.9%, 9.8% and 9.7% respectively.  5th is SIX Swiss Exchange, shrinking by 6.9% in 2016.

2016 Ranking Shrinking Stock Exchange Value Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 Mexican Stock Exchange $0.3 Trillion 17.10%
2 London Stock Exchange $3.5 Trillion 9.90%
3 Shanghai Stock Exchange $4.1 Trillion 9.80%
4 BME Spanish Stock Exchange $0.7 Trillion 9.70%
5 SIX Swiss Exchange $1.4 Trillion 6.90%

 

Ranking by Total Listed Co. Market Capitalization

Asia Stock Exchanges
2016 Ranking Asia Stock Exchange Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 Tokyo Stock Exchange $5.1 Trillion 3.40%
2 Shanghai Stock Exchange $4.1 Trillion 9.80%
3 Shenzhen Stock Exchange $3.2 Trillion 6.10%
4 Hong Kong Stock Exchange $3.2 Trillion 0.30%
5 Bombay Stock Exchange $1.5 Trillion 3.00%
6 National Stock Exchange of India $1.5 Trillion 3.30%
7 Korea Exchange $1.3 Trillion 4.10%
8 Australia Stock Exchange $1.3 Trillion 10.90%
9 Taiwan Stock Exchange $0.9 Trillion 15.70%
10 Singapore Stock Exchange $0.6 Trillion 1.50%
11 Malaysia Stock Exchange $0.4 Trillion 5.20%
12 Indonesia Stock Exchange $0.4 Trillion 22.80%
13 Stock Exchange of Thailand $0.4 Trillion 25.40%
14 Philippine Stock Exchange $0.2 Trillion 0.40%

 

America Stock Exchanges
2016 Ranking America Stock Exchange Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 New York Stock Exchange $19.6 Trillion 10.00%
2 NASDAQ $7.8 Trillion 6.80%
3 Toronto Stock Exchange $2.0 Trillion 28.20%
4 BM&FBOVESPA $0.8 Trillion 57.80%
5 Mexican Stock Exchange $0.3 Trillion 17.10%

 

Europe Stock Exchanges
2016 Ranking Europe Stock Exchange Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 London Stock Exchange $3.5 Trillion 9.90%
2 Euronext $3.5 Trillion 5.60%
3 Frankfurt Stock Exchange $1.7 Trillion 1.00%
4 SIX Swiss Exchange $1.4 Trillion 6.90%
5 OMX Nordic Exchange $1.3 Trillion 0.60%
6 BME Spanish Stock Exchange $0.7 Trillion 9.70%
7 Moscow Stock Exchange $0.6 Trillion 61.70%
8 Oslo Stock Exchange $0.2 Trillion 20.70%

 

Africa & Middle East Stock Exchanges
2016 Ranking Africa Stock Exchange Total Market Capitalization % Change in 2015 (USD)
1 Johannesburg Stock Exchange $0.9 Trillion 30.30%
2 Saudi Stock Exchange $0.4 Trillion 6.60%

 

Combined, the above 29 largest Stock Exchanges in the world have a collective total of $68.8 Trillion Market Capitalization.  Numbers have been rounded to the nearest one decimal point (trillion).

Source: Caproasia Institute



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