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Tokyo Stock Exchange

stock exchange located in Tokyo, Japan
The main trading room of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

The Tokyo Stock Exchange (東京証券取引所, Tōkyō Shōken Torihikisho), or TSE, is in Tokyo, Japan. It is the second-largest stock exchange market in the world by market value, second only to the New York Stock Exchange.[1] It currently lists 2,271 domestic companies and 31 foreign companies, with a total market capitalization of over 5 trillion USD.[2]

HistoryEdit

The Tokyo Stock Exchange was established in 1878. It is the second oldest stock exchange in Asia.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Top Stock Exchanges". forexrealm.com. Retrieved 2008-10-28.
  2. Patrick Rial; Michael Tsang (2007-07-23). "Japan Stocks Rally Loses Steam on Shareholder Concern". Bloomburg. Retrieved 2008-09-16.
  3. Gurusamy, S. (2009). Capital Markets, p. 210; the oldest stock exchange in Asia is the Bombay Stock Exchange, established in 1875