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NameDar es Salaam Stock Exchange
CountryTanzania (United Republic of)
Number of listed companies28
Domestic market capitalization6,899 million US$
SSE Partner ExchangeYes
Has annual sustainability reportNo
ESG reporting required as a listing ruleNo
Has written guidance on ESG reportingNo
Offers ESG related trainingYes
Market covered by sustainability-related indexNo
Has sustainability bond listing segmentNo
Has SME listing platformYes
  • DSE Enterprise Growth Market Segment, since 2012.

Women on boards mandatory minimum ruleNo
Additional information
  • The DSE Annual Members Awards Program for 2017 was concluded in September 2018. Companies and Member Firms that excelled in the areas of corporate governance, investor protection, sustainable business, and CSR were recognized and awarded trophies and certificates.
  • DSE was admitted as an affiliate member of the WFE in the 2015-2016 year. DSE has applied for Full Membership of the WFE.

Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Listed, demutualized in 2015.

Regulatory bodies

Regulatory model
  • DSE is a Self-Regulating Organization. The exchange is permitted to conduct regulatory functions tied to market operations but it must adhere to the regulations of the Capital Markets & Securities Authority of Tanzania.

About the stock exchangeLocation: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  • Founded in 1996, became operational in 1998.
  • DSE is a Public Company Limited by Shares. The Government owns 15% and the Public owns 85%.