As South Africa’s only full service securities exchange, the JSE connects buyers and sellers in four different financial markets, namely equities, equity derivatives, commodity derivatives and interest rate products. The JSE Ltd offers the investor a truly first world trading environment, with world class technology, surveillance and settlement in an emerging market context. It is amongst the top 20 largest equities exchanges in terms of market capitalisation in the world. In terms of derivatives, the JSE is currently ranked the 20th largest exchange by the Futures Industry Association (FIA).
JSE offers a range of securities with post-trade and regulatory services to primary and secondary capital markets. It trades in bonds, bonds derivatives, debentures, equities, warrants, exchange traded products, and gold coins, as well as agricultural, currency, energy, equity, metal, and interest rate derivatives. JSE Limited also offers clearing, settlement, and assurance services; index services; funds management services; technology services; and information services, including market data, as well as sells live, statistical, historical, and end-of-day data. The company was founded in 1887 and is based in Sandton, South Africa.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 850 companies. Some of the items available include:
- ISIN and Exchange codes
- Closing price
- Total market capitalisation
- Investable market capitalisation (the total market cap adjusted for free float)
- Number of shares in issue
- Percentage weight of the constituent in the index