Stock Exchange of Mauritius


Mauritius Flag Stock Exchange of Mauritius

Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
SEM Port Louis,
$7.95 Billion 9:00 AM 1:30 PM

Stock Exchange of Mauritius 2018

Stock Exchange of Mauritius Table of Contents

Stock Exchange of Mauritius by the Numbers

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) is based in Port Louis, Mauritius. Below is a break down of key Stock Exchange of Mauritius figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 61st in Market Capitalization ($7.95 Billion)

Market Cap over Mauritius GDP ratio is 66.79%

Mauritius Statistics

Ranked 131st in Gross Domestic Product ($11.9 Billion)

Ranked 153rd in Population (1.29 Million People)

Stock Exchange of Mauritius is the 61st largest exchange out of the 77 stock exchanges we track. The Stock Exchange of Mauritius's Market Capitalization is $7.95 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2017. Although the primary currency used by the Stock Exchange of Mauritius is the Mauritius Rupee (₨).

The population in Mauritius is approximately 1.29 Million people and the country has a GDP of $11.9 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Mauritius ranks 153rd in terms of population and 197th 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 66.79%.

† 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 Stock Exchange of Mauritius Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Thaipoosam Cavadee January 31, 2018
Abolition of Slavery February 1, 2018
Maha Shivaratree February 13, 2018
Chinese Spring Festival February 16, 2018
Independence and Republic day March 12, 2018
Labour Day May 1, 2018
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary August 15, 2018
Ganesh Chaturthi September 14, 2018

Trading Schedule

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Does the Stock Exchange of Mauritius close for lunch?

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 9:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 1:30 PM.

Stock Exchange of Mauritius Timezone

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius uses the Indian/Mauritius timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +04:00. Indian/Mauritius does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Stock Exchange of Mauritius

Stock Exchange of Mauritius Currency

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius trades shares in Mauritius Rupee. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Mauritius Rupee is MUR. 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 Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) is located in Africa and its headquarters is located in Port Louis, Mauritius. Companies listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius are primarily Mauritius based companies and trade in Mauritius Rupee. Companies outside of Mauritius would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Stock Exchange of Mauritius

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

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

  • Phone Number: +230 212 9541
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Stock Exchange of Mauritius 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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