Bolsa Mexicana de Valores (Mexican Exchange)

Exchange entity Bolsa Mexicana de Valores (BMV)
Conducts business in Mexico
Number of listed companies (dec./16, WFE) 144
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, dec./16, WFE) 333,541
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? Yes
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? Yes
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? No
Offers written guidance on ESG reporting? Yes
Offers ESG related training?
Provides sustainability-related indices? Yes;
Has green bond listings? Yes
  • On 31 May 2017 BMV convened 57 institutional investors representing around 214 billion USD in assets to sign a statement in favor of financing green bonds in Mexico. Read the declaration in Spanish here.
  • They also provide a set of green bond principles for the Mexican Financial Markets. Find in English here.
Additional information
Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Listed company for profit; demutualized in 2008
Regulatory bodies
Regulatory model
  • Limited Exchange Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) Model The Bolsa Mexicana de Valores does not require the Comision Nacional Bancaria de Valores' (CNBV) permission to install regulations. However, the CNBV has the authority to veto any installed regulations, remove officers or directors and revoke the self-regulatory status of the exchange. Additionally, exchanges must report to the CNBV on their adherence to any imposed self-regulatory practices.
About the stock exchange
  • Location: Mexico City, Mexico
BMV Group is a fully integrated Exchange Group that operates cash, listed derivatives and OTC markets for multiple asset classes, including equities, fixed income and exchange traded funds, as well as custody, clearing and settlement facilities and data products for the local and international financial community. BMV is the second largest stock exchange in Latin America with a total market capitalization of over US$ 530 billion. (More here)
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
BlackRock, Inc. 5.84%