Bermuda Stock Exchange - BSX

DEFINITION of 'Bermuda Stock Exchange - BSX'

The stock exchange headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.

BREAKING DOWN 'Bermuda Stock Exchange - BSX'

The Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) was established in 1971, and is one of the largest offshore electronic securities market in the world.

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  1. What is a Bermuda swaption?

    The Bermuda swaption refers to a modified American style of option. A swaption is an option on an interest rate swap in which ... Read Answer >>
  2. What does it mean when my broker says that shares are for auction?

    An auction market is one in which stock buyers enter competitive bids and stock sellers enter competitive offers at the same ... Read Answer >>
  3. Why are traders on the floor of the exchange?

    Before the advent of electronic trading platforms, the floor of the stock exchange was the location for market transactions ... Read Answer >>
  4. How does a company switch from one stock exchange to another?

    A publicly traded company can, in fact, switch to a stock exchange that it believes will be favorable to its financing efforts. ... Read Answer >>
  5. What are all of the securities markets in the U.S.A?

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