Spanish Stock Exchange


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Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
BME Madrid,
$716.01 Billion 9:00 AM 5:30 PM

Spanish Stock Exchange 2018

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Spanish Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Spanish Stock Exchange (BME) is based in Madrid, Spain. Below is a break down of key Spanish Stock Exchange figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 20th in Market Capitalization ($716.01 Billion)

Market Cap over Spain GDP ratio is 52.8%

Spain Statistics

Ranked 13th in Gross Domestic Product ($1.36 Trillion)

Ranked 28th in Population (46.51 Million People)

Spanish Stock Exchange is the 20th largest exchange out of the 76 stock exchanges we track. The Spanish Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $716.01 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2017. Although the primary currency used by the Spanish Stock Exchange is the Euro (€).

The population in Spain is approximately 46.51 Million people and the country has a GDP of $1.36 Trillion adjusted US Dollars. Spain ranks 28th in terms of population and 129th in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 52.8%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2017 and is updated yearly.

When is the Spanish Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Good Friday March 30, 2018
Easter Monday April 2, 2018
Labour Day May 1, 2018
Christmas Day December 24, 2018
Christmas Day December 25, 2018
Boxing Day December 26, 2018
New Year's Day December 31, 2018

Trading Schedule

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Does the Spanish Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Spanish Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 9:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 5:30 PM.

Spanish Stock Exchange Timezone

The Spanish Stock Exchange uses the Europe/Madrid timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +01:00. Europe/Madrid does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Madrid.

About the Spanish Stock Exchange

Spanish Stock Exchange Currency

The Spanish Stock Exchange trades shares in Euro. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Euro is EUR. The official currency symbol is "€". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between Euro and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on January 18, 2018.

100 Euro Equals:

US Dollar (USD) UK Pound (GBP) India Rupee (INR) China Yuan Renminbi (CNY) Japan Yen (JPY)
$ £ ¥ ¥

Economy and Geography

The Spanish Stock Exchange (BME) is located in Europe and its headquarters is located in Madrid, Spain. Companies listed on the Spanish Stock Exchange are primarily Spain based companies and trade in Euro. Companies outside of Spain would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Spanish Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Spanish Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Spanish Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Spanish Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +34 917 09 50 00
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Spanish Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

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