It is an organised market where securities are traded such as shares, bonds, equity securities among others.
Securities are issued by companies or other entities, which represent rights and duties, and can be bought and sold in particular on Stock Exchanges.
The following securities are listed on the Mozambique Stock Exchange:
Bonds are representative of medium and long-term loan securities issued by companies or by the State to finance its expenses in a given period of time.
Owning bonds of a company or other entity means being the creditor of the issuer, thereby having the right to receive interest on a regular basis, and to repay the principal at the end of the loan term.
Commercial paper has the same characteristics as bonds, the difference being that commercial paper is issued for terms not exceeding one year, usually to finance companies' cash deficits.
In order to purchase or sell securities, investors must contact StockBrokers (Banks authorised to carry out stock exchange transactions) to give their stock market orders (purchase or sale instructions), indicating the quantity of securities for purchase and / or sale and their prices.
Mozambique Stock Exchange is located on:
Av. 25 de Setembro, 1230,
5º andar, bloco 5 Prédio 33 Andares
Maputo, Polana CimentoMozambique