Bucharest Stock Exchange


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Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
BVB Bucharest,
$19.36 Billion 9:45 AM 6:00 PM

Bucharest Stock Exchange 2017

Bucharest Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Bucharest Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) is based in Bucharest, Romania. Below is a break down of key Bucharest Stock Exchange figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 57th in Market Capitalization ($19.36 Billion)

Market Cap over Romania GDP ratio is 10.25%

Romania Statistics

Ranked 54th in Gross Domestic Product ($188.9 Billion)

Ranked 53rd in Population (21.96 Million People)

Bucharest Stock Exchange is the 57th largest exchange out of the 76 stock exchanges we track. The Bucharest Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $19.36 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2017. Although the primary currency used by the Bucharest Stock Exchange is the Romania New Leu (lei).

The population in Romania is approximately 21.96 Million people and the country has a GDP of $188.9 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Romania ranks 53rd in terms of population and 216th 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 10.25%.

† 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 Bucharest Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas Day December 25, 2017
Christmas Day December 26, 2017
New Year's Day January 1, 2018
New Year's Day January 2, 2018
Romanian Principalities Unification Day January 24, 2018
Orthodox Easter April 9, 2018
Labour Day May 1, 2018
Orthodox Pentecost May 28, 2018

Trading Schedule

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Does the Bucharest Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Bucharest Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 9:45 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 6:00 PM.

Bucharest Stock Exchange Timezone

The Bucharest Stock Exchange uses the Europe/Bucharest timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +02:00. Europe/Bucharest does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Bucharest.

About the Bucharest Stock Exchange

Bucharest Stock Exchange Currency

The Bucharest Stock Exchange trades shares in Romania New Leu. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Romania New Leu is RON. The official currency symbol is "lei". 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 Romania New Leu and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on December 18, 2017.

100 Romania New Leu Equals:

US Dollar (USD) Euro (EUR) UK Pound (GBP) India Rupee (INR) China Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
$ £ ¥

Economy and Geography

The Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) is located in Europe and its headquarters is located in Bucharest, Romania. Companies listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange are primarily Romania based companies and trade in Romania New Leu. Companies outside of Romania would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Bucharest Stock Exchange

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

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

  • Phone Number: +40 21 307 9500
  • Email Address: data.information@bvb.ro

What's Next?

Check out the Bucharest 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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