Jakarta Stock Exchange (JSX)

It was opened in 1912 by Dutch government in Batavia. During the First World War and the period of Japanese occupation (1942-1945) as well as initial period of independence (since 1952) the stock exchange were closed and opened several times. Finally, it resumed its work in 1977. In 1992 JSX were privatized. In 1995 the stock exchange switched into electronic system of trading. It publishes combined index of shares.

Trading volume: $41,634 billion (2005). Listing: 336 companies (2005).

Capitalization: $81,428 billion (2005).

Profits: $4,2 million (2004).

The main index: JSX Composite - reflects the state of shares of listed companies.