Namibian Stock Exchange

Exchange entity Namibia Stock Exchange
Conducts business in Namibia
Number of listed companies (Feb 2018, NSE)  43
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, Feb 2018, NSE)  2,540
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? Yes
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? No
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? Yes
  • As per NamCode (Coporate Governance Code of Namibia)
Offers written guidance on ESG reporting? No
Offers ESG related training? No
Provides sustainability-related indices? No
Has green bond listings? No
Additional Information
Organizational model of stock exchange Member Association
Regulatory bodies Namibia Financial Instiutions Supervisory Authority  (NAMFISA)
Regulatory model  Regulated by NAMFISA in terms of the 1985 Stock Exchanges Control Act. However, the Stock Exchange has full regulation over listing requirements, compliance and market supervision.
About the stock exchange Location: Windhoek, Namibia  Founded initially in 1904 due to the diamond rush, closing shortly after in 1910. It reopened in 1992 after independence. More information here.
Ownership of Exchange
 Member owned (43 founder members and 6 stock broking members)