Sydney Stock Exchange


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MIC / Acronym Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
apxl /
10:15 AM 4:15 PM

Sydney Stock Exchange 2019

Sydney Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Sydney Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX) is based in Sydney, Australia. Below is a break down of key Sydney Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Sydney Stock Exchange is apxl (operating MIC apxl).

Australia Statistics

Ranked 12th in Gross Domestic Product ($1.49 Trillion)

Ranked 54th in Population (21.52 Million People)

Sydney Stock Exchange is the 93rd largest exchange out of the 144 stock exchanges we track. The Sydney Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $0 adjusted US Dollars as of March 2019. Although the primary currency used by the Sydney Stock Exchange is the Australia Dollar ($).

The population in Australia is approximately 21.52 Million people and the country has a GDP of $1.49 Trillion adjusted US Dollars. Australia ranks 54th in terms of population and 12th 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 0%.

† 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 Sydney Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas Eve December 24, 2019
Christmas Day December 25, 2019
Boxing Day / Proclamation Day December 26, 2019
Last Business Day of the Year December 31, 2019

Trading Schedule

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Does the Sydney Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Sydney Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 10:15 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 4:15 PM.

Sydney Stock Exchange Timezone

The Sydney Stock Exchange uses the Australia/Sydney timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +10:00. Australia/Sydney does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Sydney.

About the Sydney Stock Exchange

Sydney Stock Exchange Currency

The Sydney Stock Exchange trades shares in Australia Dollar. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Australia Dollar is AUD. 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 Australia Dollar and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on August 20, 2019 .

100 Australia Dollar Equals:

$ 67.85 61.21 £ 55.95 4,858.54 ¥ 478.42

Economy and Geography

The Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX) is located in Australia and its headquarters is located in Sydney, Australia. Companies listed on the Sydney Stock Exchange are primarily Australia based companies and trade in Australia Dollar. Companies outside of Australia would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Sydney Stock Exchange

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

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

  • Phone Number: +61 2 9217 2730
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Sydney 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 Sydney 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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