SEM Mauritius

Stock Exchange: Reduced Brokerage Fees On The "Turnaround Trade"

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) is lowering brokerage fees on turnaround transactions (buying and selling their shares before the settlement of the first transaction that is normally done in three days) and bonds. This initiative is part of sweeping changes made in terms of stock trading since 2010.

04 Dec 2013, business.mega.mu

SEM’s website scores 10 out of 10

The website of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) has been rated as the best in Africa by Coffee Junkie, former partner of Kivuno Capital Management and editor of www.InvestingInAfrica.net. It scored ten out of ten on the criteria assessed. “A website is an exchange’s face to the world. It is where potential investors will [...]

21 Aug 2012, The Independent Daily

Trading on SEM follows bearish trend

Trading on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius last week (SEM) ended on a nervous finish by research analysts at AXYS Stockbroking Ltd. The SEM recorded a net inflow of Rs. 74 million for the week. Large foreign investment on MCB, representing 69 per cent of total market trading, set the tone for an otherwise dull [...]

19 Dec 2011, The Independent Daily

SEM drags on bearish trend

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) continued to post a bearish trend over the week. On a week-over-week basis, the Semdex lost 0.8 per cent to 1,884.59 points. Weaknesses across the SEM-7 board, with the exception of Rogers, dragged the index downwards by 1 per cent to reach 348.09 points. Total turnover was low amounting [...]

28 Nov 2011, The Independent Daily

Bourse de Port-Louis: Lancement d’un marché de la dette secondaire au début de 2012

La bourse de Port-Louis compte coter les bons à long terme du gouvernement dans l’espoir de créer un marché de la dette secondaire qui attirerait des obligations des compagnies du secteur privé également.

17 Oct 2011, business.mega.mu

SEM gets ‘innovative’ nod

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) bagged the Most Innovative African Stock Exchange 2011 award on Monday at the New York Stock Exchange. The country was represented by the chief executive officer of SEM, Sunil Benimadhu. “It is a recognition of the numerous initiatives by the SEM with the support of the Financial Services Commission [...]

28 Sep 2011, The Independent Daily

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius and social enterprise NeXii approved listing and trading rules

SEM has established the iX in collaboration with NeXii, a social enterprise in Africa and a solid track record of performance and contribution in the field of impact investing

15 Jun 2011, business.mega.mu

SEM lists its 11th global fund

On May 20, the Listing Executive Committee of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) approved the listing of its 11th global fund, the Focus Cell 1 from Fidelis Opportunity Fund PCC. Sunil Benimadhu, chief executive officer (CEO) of SEM said, “The aim of SEM is to increase its visibility on stock markets by adding maximum [...]

26 May 2011, The Independent Daily