Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX)

Exchange entity Bermuda Stock Exchange
Conducts business in Bermuda
Number of listed companies (dec./16, WFE) 56
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, dec./16, WFE) 2,521.63
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? No
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? No
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? No
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
  • Demutualized for profit, demutualized in 1992
Regulatory bodies
  • Bermuda Monetary Authority
Regulatory model
  • Limited Exchange Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) The Bermuda Stock Exchange is a self-regulating body, However, it is still subject to regulation by the Bermuda Monetary Authority. The Bermuda Monetary Authority allows the exchange to engage in self-regulatory activities but must approve more significant activities such as listing regulations and rules.
About the stock exchange
  • Location: Hamilton, Bermuda The Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) was established in 1971, primarily as a domestic equities market. However as the Island's international financial sector grew so too did the Exchange and in 1992 the company was restructured into a demutalised, for -profit entity.Today, the BSX is the world's largest offshore, fully electronic securities market offering a full range of listing and trading opportunities for international and domestic issuers of equity, debt, depository receipts, insurance securitization and derivative warrants. Source
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
TMX Group 16.00%