Starting points for stock markets and share prices

World Federation of Exchanges
www.world-exchanges.org
The WFE is the trade organisation for regulated securities and derivatives markets world-wide. As well as information on its activities and purpose, there is information on its members including links to their Web sites.

Federation of European Securities Exchanges www.fese.be

Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges www.feas.org

South Asian Federation of Exchanges www.safe-asia.com

Federacion Iberoamericana de Bolsas de Valores www.fiabnet.org

List of stock exchanges en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_stock_exchanges
List of the stock exchanges around the world with links to more detailed information by continent.

List of stock market indices en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_stock_market_indices
Stock market indices world-wide listed by region, country and industry.

Google Finance www.google.co.uk/finance, www.google.com/finance
Google Finance is much improved since its launch and is becoming a serious competitor to Yahoo Finance. The share price graphs are annotated with events and official announcements that relate to the company and the historical share price data goes back further than Yahoo's.

Yahoo Finance uk.finance.yahoo.com
This is the URL for the UK and Ireland version of Yahoo Finance. Links to other Yahoos across the world are listed towards the bottom of the page. Many, though, are in the local language with no English alternative. Historical prices going back five years, if available, are provided in tabular format in addition to charts. Data can be downloaded in spreadsheet format.

International resources

Bloomberg www.bloomberg.com
Well known amongst larger corporations for its subscription services, Bloomberg also offers a free current share price service for some markets. The main Bloomberg home page has links to pages covering Asia, Australia, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Latin America, Spain and the UK.

Financial Times www.ft.com
The Markets section provides equity data from the World's major stock exchanges. Search by company name or symbol.

Gold Stock Center www.goldstockcenter.com
This is a comprehensive portal concentrating on gold stocks and gold investment in the major markets. There are links to up to date news, companies, share price information (current and historical), gold prices (historical, current and forecasts) and a good selection of links to key resources such as the The World Gold Council.

Gold-stocks.com www.gold-stocks.com
Charts, quotes, news, articles, newsletters and information on gold mining companies.

Reuters www.reuters.com
Provides subscription based services but this site also gives free current share prices for stocks in most of the major markets across the world.

Thomson Corporation www.thomson.com
The Thomson range of priced services include DataStream which offers current and historical information on equities, market indices, interest rates, exchange rates.

Wikinvest www.wikinvest.com
Founded by Michael Sha and Parker Conrad, Wikinvest started with a heavy US bias but its worldwide coverage is growing. On the Companies page you can browse by industry sector or search by company name.The WikiCharts use quotes provided by Thomson Financial and are delayed at 15-20 minutes. They go back to 1981 and you can use the slider on the top time line to focus in on a a particular time period. The main chart can be annotated so that key events are superimposed on the graph, making it easy to see how an event or announcement may have affected the share price. As it is a wiki content depends on the interests of the volunteer contributors.

By country

Europe

UK

London Stock Exchange www.londonstockexchange.com
Provides access to the Regulatory News Service (RNS) and share price information. There are links to AIM (Alternative Investment Market) and EDX London (Equity Derivatives Exchange).

London Metal Exchange www.lme.co.uk

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

DASH - Directors and Shareholders online www.bvdep.com
DASH is a comprehensive database of UK companies, directors and shareholders and the links between them. Reports are included for 3.2 million companies (1.3 million of which are primary records), 5.3 million directors (3 million of which are primary records) and 2.6 million shareholders. There is also information on 490,000 unincorporated businesses, 1 million contacts such as sales manager or purchasing supervisor plus 300,000 branch addresses for companies. Priced service - free trial available.

Finance Yahoo uk.finance.yahoo.com
Provides access to UK listed company share prices, stock market indices and latest financial and business news from Reuters and the Press Association. Also covers the major European exchanges. Historical prices going back five years, if available, are provided in tabular format in addition to charts. Data can be downloaded in spreadsheet format.

Financial Times www.ft.com
The Markets section provides access to 20 minute delayed UK share prices.

Hemmington-Scott www.hemscott.net
Excellent free source of information on UK listed companies as well as news from AFX and the RNs, details of Directors' share dealings, in depth financial information on over 2300 quoted companies, and company REFS (Really Essential Financial Statistics). Some detailed information is priced.

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Austria

Wiener Borse www.wienerborse.at
Available in German and English.

Yahoo! Finance UK uk.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Vienna stock exchange. Select Vienna from the pull down menu (default is London).

Belgium

BXS - Brussels Exchanges www.euronext.com
Dutch, English, French and Portuguese.

Yahoo! Finance UK uk.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Brussels stock exchange. Select Brussels from the pull down menu (default is London).

Bulgaria

Bulgarian Stock Exchange www.bse-sofia.bg
Available in Bulgarian and English.

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Channel Islands

Channel Islands Stock Exchange www.cisx.com

Croatia

Zagreb Stock Exchange www.zse.hr
Available in Croatian and English.

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Cyprus

Cyprus Stock Exchange www.cse.com.cy
Available in Greek and English.

Czech Republic

Prague Stock Exchange www.pse.cz
Available in Czech and English..

The Prague stock exchange - share prices, charts, market summary www.akcie-2000.cz/?lv=2
Information from the Prague stock exchange, RM System Prague and the Prague Securities Centre.

Denmark

Copenhagen Stock Exchange www.cse.dk
Available in Danish and English.

Estonia

Tallinn Stock Exchange www.omxgroup.com/tallinn/
Available in Estonian and English.

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Finland

Helsinki Stock Exchange www.hex.fi
Available in Finnish and English.

France

Paris Bourse www.euronext.com
Available in Dutch, English, French and Portuguese.

Yahoo! Finance - France fr.finance.yahoo.com
In French but Yahoo Finance UK & Ireland also covers the Paris stock exchange. Select Paris from the drop down menu (default is London). Historical prices going back five years are provided in tabular format in addition to charts. Data can be downloaded in spreadsheet format.

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Georgia

Georgian Stock Exchange www.gse.ge
Available in Georgian and English.

Germany

Gruppe Deutsche Borse deutsche-boerse.com
Available in German and English.

Yahoo! Finance - Germany de.finance.yahoo.com
In German but the German stock markets are also covered by Yahoo Finance UK & Ireland. Historical prices going back five years are provided in tabular format in addition to charts. Data can be downloaded in spreadsheet format.

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Greece

Athens Stock Exchange www.ase.gr
Available in Greek and English.

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Hungary

Budapest Stock Exchange www.bse.hu
Available in English and Hungarian.

Iceland

Iceland Stock Exchange www.icex.is
Available in Icelandic and English.

Ireland

Finfacts www.finfacts.ie
Comprehensive listings of Irish financial and business information resources with links to share price services world-wide.

Irish Stock Exchange Online www.ise.ie

Italy

Borsa Italiana www.borsaitalia.it
Available in Italian and English.

Yahoo! Finance - Italy it.finance.yahoo.com
In Italian but the Milan stock exchange is also covered by Yahoo Finance UK & Ireland.

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

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Latvia

Riga Stock Exchange www.lv.omxgroup.com
Available in Latvian and English.

Lithuania

National Stock Exchange of Lithuania www.lt.omxgroup.com
Available in Lithuanian and English.

Luxembourg

Luxembourg Stock exchange www.bourse.lu
Available in French and English.

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Macedonia

Macedonia Stock Exchange www.mse.org.mk
Available in Macedonian and English.

Malta

Malta Stock Exchange www.borzamalta.com.mt
In English.

Netherlands

Euronext Amsterdam www.euronext.com
Available in Dutch, English, French and Portuguese.

Yahoo! Finance UK uk.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Amsterdam stock exchange. Select Amsterdam from the pull down menu (default is London).

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Norway

Oslo Stock Exchange www.oslobors.no/ob/
Available in Norwegian and English.

Yahoo! Finance UK uk.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Oslo stock exchange. Select Oslo from the pull down menu (default is London).

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

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Poland

Warsaw Stock Exchange www.wse.com.pl
Available in Polish and English.

Portugal

Euronext Lisbon www.euronext.pt
Available in Portuguese and English.

Yahoo! Finance UK uk.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Lisbon stock exchange. Select Lisbon from the pull down menu (default is London).

Romania

Bucharest Stock Exchange www.bvb.ro
Available in Romanian and English

Rasdaq - Romanian Securities Market www.rasd.ro
Available in Romanian and English

Russia

RTS Stock Exchange www.rts.ru
Available in Russian and English.

Rustocks www.rustocks.com
Financial and economic information on companies and industry sectors. Overviews and summaries are free of charge but detailed information is available on subscription only.

Serbia

Belgrade Stock Exchange - Beogradska berza a.d. www.belex.rs
Available in Serbian and English.

Slovakia

Bratislava Stock Exchange www.bsse.sk
Available in Slovak and English.

Slovenia

Ljublijana Stock Exchange www.ljse.si
Available in Slovenian and English.

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Spain

Spanish Exchanges www.bolsasymercados.es

Bolsas y Mercados Españoles (BME) integrates the companies that direct and manage the securities markets and financial systems in Spain. Available in Spanish and English.

Madrid Stock Exchange www.bolsamadrid.es
Available in Spanish and English
Bolsa de Valencia www.bolsavalencia.es
In Spanish.
Bolsa de Valores de Bilbao www.bolsabilbao.es
Available in Spanish, English and French.
Barcelona Stock Exchange www.borsabcn.es
In Catalan, Spanish and English.

Yahoo! Finance - Spain es.finance.yahoo.com
In Spanish but the Spanish stock exchanges are also covered by Yahoo Finance UK & Ireland.

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Sweden

Stockholm Stock Exchange www.omxgroup.com/stockholmsborsen
Available in Swedish and English.

Big Charts bigcharts.com/
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

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Switzerland

SWX Swiss Exchange www.swx.com
Available in English, German and French.

Swiss Quote www.swissquote.com
Available in English, French and German.

Yahoo! Finance UK uk.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Zurich stock market. Select Zurich from the pull down menu (default is London).

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Turkey

Istanbul Stock Exchange www.ise.org
Available in English and Turkish.

Ukraine

Ukrainian Stock Exchange www.ukrse.kiev.ua/eng/

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Asia

Bahrain

Bahrain Stock Exchange http://www.bahrainstock.com/

Bangladesh

Chittagong Stock Exchange www.csebd.com
Dhaka Stock Exchange www.dsebd.org

China

Shanghai Stock Exchange www.sse.com.cn
Available in Chinese and English.

Shenzhen Stock Exchange www.szse.cn
Available in Chinese and English.

Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange (ZCE) www.czce.com.cn

Yahoo! Finance - China cn.finance.yahoo.com
In Chinese but Yahoo! Finance - Singapore covers the Shanghai markets in English.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Exchanges www.hkex.com.hk
Available in English.

Yahoo! Finance - Hong Kong hk.finance.yahoo.com
In Chinese but the Hong Kong exchange is covered in English by Yahoo Australia and New Zealand Finance and by Yahoo Singapore Finance.

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

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India

Stock Exchange, Mumbai www.bseindia.com
National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) www.nse-india.com
OTC Exchange of India www.otcei.net
Pune Stock Exchange www.punestockexchange.com

Khoj Directory for Stock Markets www.khoj.com/Business_and_Economy/Stock_Markets/
Links to several sources of Indian stock market information.

India Infoline www.indiainfoline.com
Information on Indian stocks, equity, business, finance, money, debt, law, management, shares, IT, elections.

Yahoo! Finance - India - in.finance.yahoo.com
Covers the stock markets of Mumbai, National Stock Exchange of India, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan.

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Indonesia

Jakarta Stock Exchange www.jsx.co.id
In English.

Surabaya Stock Exchange www.bes.co.id
In English.

Yahoo! Finance - Singapore sg.finance.yahoo.com
Also covers the Jakarta stock market. In English

Iran

Tehran Stock Exchange http://www.tse.ir/

Israel

Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange www.tase.co.il
Available in Hebrew and English.

Japan

Tokyo Stock Stock Exchange www.tse.or.jp
Available in Japanese and English.
Osaka Securities Exchange www.ose.or.jp
Available in Japanese and English
Nagoya Stock Exchange www.nse.or.jp
Available in Japanese and English.

Yahoo! Finance - Japan quote.yahoo.co.jp
In Japanese.

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Jordon

Amman Stock Exchange www.ase.com.jo
Available in English and Arabic.

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Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Stock Exchange www.kase.kz
Available in Russian and English.

Korea

Korea Stock Exchange www.krx.co.kr
Available in Korean and English

Yahoo! Finance - Korea kr.finance.yahoo.com
In Korean but Yahoo! Finance - Singapore covers the Korean stock market in English.

Kuwait

Kuwait Stock Exchange www.kuwaitse.com
Available in Arabic and English.

Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyz Stock Exchange www.kse.kg
Available in Kyrgyz, Russian and English.

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Lebanon

Beirut Stock Exchange www.bse.com.lb

Malaysia

Bursa Malaysia www.bursamalaysia.com
Available in English.

Mongolia

Mongolian Stock Exchange www.mse.mn
Available in Mongolian and English.

Nepal

Nepal Stock Exchange www.nepalstock.com

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Pakistan

Karachi Stock Exchange www.kse.com.pk
Lahore Stock Exchange www.lahorestock.com

Palestine

Palestine Securities Exchange www.p-s-e.com

Philippines

Philippines Stock Exchange www.pse.org.ph

Singapore

Singapore Exchange www.sgx.com
Available in English.

Yahoo! Finance - Singapore sg.finance.yahoo.com
Covers the stock markets of Australia, Mumbai, Jakarta, Hong Kong, National Stock Exchange of India, Korea, Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur), New Zealand, Shanghai, Taiwan, Thailand. In English.

Sri Lanka

Colombo Stock Exchange www.cse.lk
Available in English

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Thailand

Stock Exchange of Thailand www.set.or.th
Available in Thai and English.

Taiwan

Taiwan Stock Exchange www.tse.com.tw
Available in Chinese and English.

Taiwan Futures Exchange www.taifex.com.tw
Available in Chinese and English.

Yahoo! Finance - Taiwan tw.finance.yahoo.com
In Chinese but Yahoo! Finance - Singapore covers the Taiwan stock exchange in English.

United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi Securities Market www.adsm.co.ae
Available in Arabic and English.

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Oceania

Yahoo! Finance Australia & New Zealand au.finance.yahoo.com
Historical prices going back five years are provided in tabular format in addition to charts. Data can be downloaded in spreadsheet format.

Australia

Australian Stock Exchange www.asx.com.au

SFE - Sydney Futures Exchange www.sfe.com.au

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

New Zealand

New Zealand Stock Exchange www.nzx.com

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

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The Americas

USA

American Stock Exchange www.amex.com
New York Stock Exchange www.nyse.com
NYMEX - New York Mercantile Exchange www.nymex.com
The NASDAQ stock market www.nasdaq.com
Detailed information including a range of charting options on NASDAQ quoted companies and access to information for companies listed on the other US stock exchanges.
CBOE - Chicago Board Options Exchange www.cboe.com
CME - Chicago Mercantile Exchange: Futures Exchange: Futures & Options on Futures www.cme.com
Chicago Stock Exchange www.chx.com

Big Charts bigcharts.com
As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes going back to 1985 are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Yahoo! Finance US finance.yahoo.com
Free historical quotes for US companies are available going back to 1985. Data is displayed 200 lines per page. There is an option for downloading the data in spreadsheet format (csv).

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Canada

Montréal Exchange: Canadian Derivatives Exchange Listing Stock Options and Financial Futures http://www.m-x.ca/
Available in French and English.

TSX Group - Toronto Stock Exchange www.tsx.com

Yahoo! Finance Canada (English) ca.finance.yahoo.com
Yahoo! Finance Canada (French) qc.finance.yahoo.com

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

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Argentina

Bolsa de Comercio de Buenos Aires www.bcba.sba.com.ar
In Spanish and English.

B O L S A R . C O M www.bolsar.com

Yahoo! Finance Argentina ar.finance.yahoo.com
Yahoo! Finance Argentina covers the stock markets of Buenos Aries, San Pablo, Mexico, Caracas and Santiago. In Spanish.

Bermuda

Bermuda Stock Exchange www.bsx.com

Brazil

Bolsa de Valores do Rio de Janeiro www.bvrj.com.br
In Portuguese.
Bolsa de Valores do São Paulo www.bovespa.com.br
In Portuguese and English.
Yahoo! Finance Brazil br.finance.yahoo.com
In Portuguese

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Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands Stock Exchange www.csx.com.ky

Chile

Bolsa de Comercio de Santiago www.bolsadesantiago.com
Available in Spanish and English.

Colombia

Bolsa de Valores de Colombia www.bvc.com.co
Available in Spanish and English.

Costa Rica

Bolsa Nacional de Valores www.bnv.co.cr
Available in Spanish and English.

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Mexico

Bolsa Mexicana de Valores www.bmv.com.mx
Available in Spanish and English.

Yahoo! Finance - Mexico mx.finance.yahoo.com
In Spanish

Panama

Bolsa de Valores de Panama SA www.panabolsa.com
Available in Spanish and English

Peru

Bolsa de Valores de Lima www.bvl.com.pe
Available in Spanish and English.

Trinidad & Tobago

Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange stockex.co.tt

Venezuela

Bolsa de Valores de Caracas www.caracasstock.com
Available in Spanish and English.

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Africa

Egypt

Cairo & Alexandria Stock Exchange www.egyptse.com
Available in Arabic and English.

Ghana

Ghana Stock Exchange www.gse.com.gh

Kenya

Nairobi Stock Exchange www.nse.co.ke

Mauritius

Stock Exchange of Mauritius www.semdex.com

Morocco

Bourse de Casablanca www.casablanca-bourse.com
Available in French and English.

Namibia

Namibian Stock Exchange www.nsx.com.na

Nigeria

The Nigerian Stock Exchange www.nigerianstockexchange.com

South Africa

JSE Securities Exchange www.jse.co.za

Big Charts bigcharts.com
Click on the Global link underneath the Enter Symbol/Keywords option near the top of the page. As well as delayed current share price information, single daily historical quotes are available. If you use the Java chart option, you can display the share price for a stock on one or more dates by moving your mouse cursor along the share price line.

Swaziland

Swaziland Stock Exchange www.ssx.org.sz

Zambia

Lusaka Stock Exchange - Mulibwanji! www.luse.co.zm

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