Peruvian Stock Exchange


Perú Flag Peruvian Stock Exchange

Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
BVL Lima,
$92.41 Billion 9:00 AM 4:00 PM

Peruvian Stock Exchange 2018

Peruvian Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Peruvian Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Bolsa de Valores de Lima (BVL) is based in Lima, Perú. Below is a break down of key Peruvian Stock Exchange figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 42nd in Market Capitalization ($92.41 Billion)

Market Cap over Perú GDP ratio is 43.94%

Perú Statistics

Ranked 52nd in Gross Domestic Product ($210.3 Billion)

Ranked 39th in Population (29.91 Million People)

Peruvian Stock Exchange is the 42nd largest exchange out of the 79 stock exchanges we track. The Bolsa de Valores de Lima's Market Capitalization is $92.41 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2018. Although the primary currency used by the Bolsa de Valores de Lima is the Peru Sol (S/.).

The population in Perú is approximately 29.91 Million people and the country has a GDP of $210.3 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Perú ranks 39th in terms of population and 212th 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 43.94%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2018 and is updated yearly.

When is the Peruvian Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas Day December 25, 2018
New Year's Day January 1, 2019
Maundy Thursday April 18, 2019
Good Friday April 19, 2019
Labor Day May 1, 2019
Independence Day July 29, 2019
Santa Rosa de Lima August 30, 2019
Battle of Angamos October 8, 2019

Trading Schedule

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Does the Peruvian Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Peruvian Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 9:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 4:00 PM.

Peruvian Stock Exchange Timezone

The Peruvian Stock Exchange uses the America/New_York timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently -05:00. America/New_York does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Lima.

About the Peruvian Stock Exchange

Peruvian Stock Exchange Currency

The Peruvian Stock Exchange trades shares in Peru Sol. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Peru Sol is PEN. The official currency symbol is "S/.". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

Economy and Geography

The Peruvian Stock Exchange (BVL) is located in South America and its headquarters is located in Lima, Perú. Companies listed on the Peruvian Stock Exchange are primarily Perú based companies and trade in Peru Sol. Companies outside of Perú would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Peruvian Stock Exchange

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

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

  • Phone Number: +51 1 6193333
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Peruvian 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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