The next Costa Rican Stock Exchange holiday is Guanacaste Day and will be observed on July 25, 2019 which is 23 hours from now. See more.

Costa Rican Stock Exchange


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MIC / Acronym Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
San Jose,
Costa Rica
$2.29 Billion 10:00 AM 1:00 PM

Costa Rican Stock Exchange 2019

Costa Rican Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Costa Rican Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Bolsa Nacional de Valores (Costa Rica) (BNV) is based in San Jose, Costa Rica. Below is a break down of key Costa Rican Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Bolsa Nacional de Valores (Costa Rica) is XBNV (operating MIC XBNV).

Market Capitalization

Ranked 75th in Market Capitalization ($2.29 Billion)

Market Cap over Costa Rica GDP ratio is 4.72%

Costa Rica Statistics

Ranked 83rd in Gross Domestic Product ($48.51 Billion)

Ranked 123rd in Population (4.52 Million People)

Costa Rican Stock Exchange is the 75th largest exchange out of the 144 stock exchanges we track. The Bolsa Nacional de Valores (Costa Rica)'s Market Capitalization is $2.29 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2019. Although the primary currency used by the Bolsa Nacional de Valores (Costa Rica) is the Costa Rica colón (₡).

The population in Costa Rica is approximately 4.52 Million people and the country has a GDP of $48.51 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Costa Rica ranks 123rd in terms of population and 100th 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 4.72%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.

When is the Costa Rican Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Guanacaste Day July 25, 2019
Virgin of Los Angeles Day August 2, 2019
Mothers' Day August 15, 2019
Christmas Day December 25, 2019
Bank Holiday December 31, 2019

Trading Schedule

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Does the Costa Rican Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Costa Rican Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 10:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 1:00 PM.

Costa Rican Stock Exchange Timezone

The Costa Rican Stock Exchange uses the America/Costa_Rica timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently -06:00. America/Costa_Rica does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Costa Rican Stock Exchange

Costa Rican Stock Exchange Currency

The Costa Rican Stock Exchange trades shares in Costa Rica colón. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Costa Rica colón is CRC. The official currency symbol is "₡". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

Economy and Geography

The Costa Rican Stock Exchange (BNV) is located in America and its headquarters is located in San Jose, Costa Rica. Companies listed on the Costa Rican Stock Exchange are primarily Costa Rica based companies and trade in Costa Rica colón. Companies outside of Costa Rica would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Costa Rican Stock Exchange

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

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

  • Phone Number: +506 800-265-7227
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Costa Rican 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.

Learn More: Our Reading List

If you would like to learn more about how the Costa Rican Stock Exchange works and learn about investing in general we highly recommend the books listed below. These books are an excellent resource for anyone from first-time day-traders to seasoned investors.

The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

Graham's philosophy of "value investing" has made The Intelligent Investor the stock market bible ever since its original publication in 1949.

The best book on investing ever written. — Warren Buffet

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A Random Walk Down Wall Street

In A Random Walk Down Wall Street you’ll learn the basic terminology of "the Street" and how to navigate it with the help of a user-friendly, long-range investment strategy that really works.

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