Belarusian Currency and Stock Exchange

Country
Belarus
Number of listed companies
55
Domestic market capitalization
80,084
SSE Partner Exchange

Yes

Has annual sustainability report

No

Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule

No

  • However on 1 November 2017 the BCSE updated its listing rules, to include the introduction of a questionnaire for issuers of securities on the social and environmental aspects of the organization's activities and corporate governance issues into the Appendix 2 of the Rules.
Has written guidance on ESG reporting

No

Offers ESG related training

No

Has sustainability-related indices

No

Has sustainability bond listing segment

No

Has SME listing platform
Additional information
  • Annual Report 2016 here.
Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Private, not listed.
Regulatory model
Government
About the stock exchange
Location: Minsk, Belarus
  • Belarusian Currency and Stock Exchange (BCSE) is the trading platform serving the three main segments of the organized financial market of the Republic of Belarus (currency, stock and futures market).
  • BCSE carries out the following activities: organization of trading, clearing and depository activities, activities on electronic document system (SED) and information services. Additionally, BCSE performs the function of supporting indicative quotations on assets traded outside the trading floor, and acts as a central registrar of information about OTC securities transactions.
  • The main purpose of the Exchange is to promote the formation of fully organized financial market that meets its members’ needs, providing the government with effective market mechanisms for monetary fiscal policy implementation, for performing supervisory and regulatory functions. (Source)
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
Controlling block of shares belongs to the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus 99.99%