About us WELCOME TO ASEA We are an association of 27 African Security Exchanges with the aim of unlocking African markets and economies! Read More MEMBERSHIP ASEA’s Membership is composed of Exchanges within the African continent and entities affiliated or that have an interest in the African Capital Market.

About ASEA

ASEA was established in 1993 with the Nairobi Securities Exchange as the first member followed by the Stock Exchange of Mauritius, Uganda Securities Exchange and Dar-es-Salam Stock Exchanges. Currently the Association is represented by 25 Exchanges serving 37 African countries.





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Mission, Vision, Values

To engage African capital market ecosystems in order to foster capital mobilization, promote sustainability, and...

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  • SIGNATURE100 2021

    The African Decade of Leadership The last 5 years across the world, business and political leaders have indeed witnessed the rise of deglobalization, paving the way for protectionism policies from the biggest economies, initially known to have united and facilitated global trade. This in fact spurred a trade war between the world two biggest economies

    April 27, 2021
  • The African Exchanges Linkage Project (AELP): Phase 1

    The African Exchanges Linkage Project (AELP) AELP PHASE is a flagship project of the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) to facilitate cross-border trading of securities in Africa. Improve depth and liquidity on Africa’s capital markets AELP will foster investment flows among the participating Exchanges by enabling: Cross-border securities trading

    April 27, 2021
  • AELP Press Release – Connecting African Capital Markets

    CONNECTING AFRICAN CAPITAL MARKETS Seven leading African securities exchanges are building a cross-border trading link in support of the African Union’s Vision 2063 of free flow of investment and capital. The African Exchanges Linkage Project aims to mark concrete progress towards funding economic development, jobs, industrialization and infrastructure. At a webinar  titled “Connecting African Capital

    April 16, 2021