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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 RankingAsia Stock ExchangeTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1Tokyo Stock Exchange$5.1 Trillion3.40%
2Shanghai Stock Exchange$4.1 Trillion9.80%
3Shenzhen Stock Exchange$3.2 Trillion6.10%
4Hong Kong Stock Exchange$3.2 Trillion0.30%
5Bombay Stock Exchange$1.5 Trillion3.00%

 

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.





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 RankingWorld’s Largest Stock ExchangeTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1New York Stock Exchange$19.6 Trillion10.00%
2NASDAQ$7.8 Trillion6.80%
3Tokyo Stock Exchange$5.1 Trillion3.40%
4Shanghai Stock Exchange$4.1 Trillion9.80%
5London Stock Exchange$3.5 Trillion9.90%

 

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 RankingGrowing Stock Exchange ValueTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1Moscow Stock Exchange$0.6 Trillion61.70%
2BM&FBOVESPA$0.8 Trillion57.80%
3Johannesburg Stock Exchange$0.9 Trillion30.30%
4Toronto Stock Exchange$2.0 Trillion28.20%
5Stock Exchange of Thailand$0.4 Trillion25.40%

 

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 RankingShrinking Stock Exchange ValueTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1Mexican Stock Exchange$0.3 Trillion17.10%
2London Stock Exchange$3.5 Trillion9.90%
3Shanghai Stock Exchange$4.1 Trillion9.80%
4BME Spanish Stock Exchange$0.7 Trillion9.70%
5SIX Swiss Exchange$1.4 Trillion6.90%

 

Ranking by Total Listed Co. Market Capitalization

Asia Stock Exchanges
2016 RankingAsia Stock ExchangeTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1Tokyo Stock Exchange$5.1 Trillion3.40%
2Shanghai Stock Exchange$4.1 Trillion9.80%
3Shenzhen Stock Exchange$3.2 Trillion6.10%
4Hong Kong Stock Exchange$3.2 Trillion0.30%
5Bombay Stock Exchange$1.5 Trillion3.00%
6National Stock Exchange of India$1.5 Trillion3.30%
7Korea Exchange$1.3 Trillion4.10%
8Australia Stock Exchange$1.3 Trillion10.90%
9Taiwan Stock Exchange$0.9 Trillion15.70%
10Singapore Stock Exchange$0.6 Trillion1.50%
11Malaysia Stock Exchange$0.4 Trillion5.20%
12Indonesia Stock Exchange$0.4 Trillion22.80%
13Stock Exchange of Thailand$0.4 Trillion25.40%
14Philippine Stock Exchange$0.2 Trillion0.40%

 

America Stock Exchanges
2016 RankingAmerica Stock ExchangeTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1New York Stock Exchange$19.6 Trillion10.00%
2NASDAQ$7.8 Trillion6.80%
3Toronto Stock Exchange$2.0 Trillion28.20%
4BM&FBOVESPA$0.8 Trillion57.80%
5Mexican Stock Exchange$0.3 Trillion17.10%

 

Europe Stock Exchanges
2016 RankingEurope Stock ExchangeTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1London Stock Exchange$3.5 Trillion9.90%
2Euronext$3.5 Trillion5.60%
3Frankfurt Stock Exchange$1.7 Trillion1.00%
4SIX Swiss Exchange$1.4 Trillion6.90%
5OMX Nordic Exchange$1.3 Trillion0.60%
6BME Spanish Stock Exchange$0.7 Trillion9.70%
7Moscow Stock Exchange$0.6 Trillion61.70%
8Oslo Stock Exchange$0.2 Trillion20.70%

 

Africa & Middle East Stock Exchanges
2016 RankingAfrica Stock ExchangeTotal Market Capitalization% Change in 2015 (USD)
1Johannesburg Stock Exchange$0.9 Trillion30.30%
2Saudi Stock Exchange$0.4 Trillion6.60%

 

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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