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Cayman Islands Stock Exchange

Cayman Islands Stock Exchange
Type Stock Exchange
Location George Town, Cayman Islands, Cayman Islands
Founded 1996 (1996)
Owner Stock Exchange Authority
Key people Anthony B. Travers (Chairman)
Currency KYD

The Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX) is a

  • CSX web site

External links

  1. ^ The Washington Times - Cayman Islands


  • In 2006, surpassing more than 1,000 listings before the 10-year mark, posting on average, double-digit listings growth each year since its inception
  • In 2005, reaching break-even status a full two years before planned, allowing the CSX to become a positive contributor to Government’s finances
  • In 2004, being granted 'recognised stock exchange' status by Inland Revenue in March 2004, greatly enhancing the CSX’s commercial appeal to UK investors
  • In 2003, being admitted as an affiliate member of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)
  • In 2001, being the first (and still only) offshore exchange to become a member of the Intermarket Surveillance Group, a self-governing association of exchanges and exchange regulators from around the world committed to information sharing and the enhancement of market surveillance procedures
  • In 1999, becoming the first offshore stock exchange to be registered with the London Stock Exchange

The CSX was originally set up to provide a listing facility for the specialist products of the Cayman Islands – mutual funds and specialist debt securities. The CSX’s capabilities now extend to sophisticated vehicles and structures including the listing of derivative warrants, depositary receipts, Eurobonds, preferred shares and international equity. The CSX currently has more than 1,400 listings and a market capitalisation of more than $123 billion. Other key facts and recognitions for the CSX include:

Over 1,000 electronic trading platform that was developed under a partnership with Bloomberg L.P.


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