The Saudi Exchange acts as the Kingdom's securities exchange service and is the official source of market information.
About Saudi Exchange
- The Saudi Exchange is a fully owned subsidiary by Saudi Tadawul Group and was established in March 2021 following the transformation of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) into a holding company, Saudi Tadawul Group.
- As Saudi Arabia’s dedicated stock exchange and the largest stock exchange in the Middle East, the Exchange carries out listing and trading in securities for local and international investors. The official source of all market information, Saudi Exchange is instrumental to achieving long-term growth plans for the Group and providing market participants with attractive and diversified investment opportunities.
- Saudi Exchange is the 9th largest stock market among the 67 members of the World Federation of Exchanges and is the dominant market in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). It is the 3rd largest stock market amongst its emerging market peers, is an affiliate member of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), and the Arab Federation of Exchanges (AFE).
- The legal status, duties, and responsibilities of the Exchange and Depository Center are explicitly defined in the Capital Market Law (CML) issued by Royal Decree Number (M/30), dated on June 16, 2003.
The Saudi Exchange is the authorized entity in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to act as the Kingdom’s securities exchange, listing and trading in securities.
The Saudi Exchange mainly carries out listing and trading in securities, as well as deposit, transfer, clearing, settlement, and registry of ownership of securities traded. The Saudi Exchange is also the official source of all market information.
It is the 9th largest stock market among the 67 members of the World Federation of Exchanges and is the dominant market in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
The Saudi Exchange is the 3rd largest stock market amongst its emerging market peers.
Market In Numbers
Market Cap (trillion)
The overall value of all listed companies traded on Saudi Exchange Main Market as of August 2023
Number of Listed Companies
Listed Company on the Saudi Exchange as of August 2023.
Total Size of Sukuk & Bonds (billion)
The overall size of listed Sukuk & Bonds on the Saudi Exchange as of August 2023
Volume Of Trades (billion)
The total number of shares trades on Saudi Exchange Main Market as of August 2023.
Value Of Trades (billion)
The total value of trades on Saudi Exchange Main Market as of August 2023.
The overall performance of the Tadawul All Share Index as of August 2023.
Learn more about investors, issuers and other market participants who make up the Saudi Exchange.
- An Investor
- An Issuers
- Market Members
- An Information Provider
The Saudi Exchange is the largest and most liquid stock market in the MENA region. Prior to making any investment decisions, investors should educate themselves about the risks and returns of investing in different types of securities. For more information, please visit our knowledge center
To trade at Tadawul, investors should first visit a member of the exchange to open an investment portfolio. Please visit our member directory for more information.
For more information on how to become an Investor, please call us at +966 92000 1919. You may also contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Saudi Exchange is the ninth largest exchange in the world in terms of market capitalization. Developments include the SF30 Futures Index, inclusion of the fifth and final tranche in the FTSE Russell Emerging Markets Index, MSCI and the S&P Emerging Market Indices.
The Exchange offers issuers the ability to grow their capital with confidence through facilitating trading in a variety of securities such as equities, Sukuk & Bonds, ETFs, REITs, CEFs and derivatives.
For more information on how to become an issuer, please call us at +966 92000 1919.
You may also contact us via email at Listing@tadawul.com.sa.
Becoming a member of the Exchange provides several business opportunities that are coupled with state-of-the-art technology and advanced services.
Applicants must be established in the Kingdom and hold a valid license from the CMA. Once CMA authorization is obtained, applicants need to complete the Saudi Exchange membership requirements.
All members will be required to submit a copy of their CMA Business Commencement Permission Letter to Saudi Exchange.
For more information on how to Become a Member of the Exchange, please call us at +966 92000 1919. You may also contact us via email at email@example.com.
The Saudi Exchange licenses information providers to carry out two kinds of services. This includes data dissemination and distribution in accordance with the Saudi Exchange Information License Agreement and secondly, index creation for a variety of purposes and multiple uses in accordance with the Index Creation Agreement.
For more information on how to become an Information/Index Provider, please call us at +966 92000 1919. You may also contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet the leadership of Saudi Exchange, our CEO Mohammed Al-Rumaih.
By unlocking the power of technology and data, we will increase the Saudi capital market’s attractiveness among global investors and reinforce its position as the issuers’ exchange of choice.