BM&F Bovespa SA (SAO:BVMF3)

SeekingAlpha  Apr 9  Comment 
Financial Times  Apr 8  Comment 
Brazilian exchange ends nine-year cross-shareholding agreement with Chicago peer
Mondo Visione  Mar 9  Comment 
See the new trading hours for the BOVESPA and BM&F segments as of March 14
The Hindu Business Line  Oct 18  Comment 
The Brazil index Bovespa, after a two-week rally, tumbled 4 per cent last week. On the other hand, Shanghai composite index surged 6.5 per cent. US indices Dow and Nasdaq ended the week on...
Benzinga  Oct 4  Comment 
Continuing with a trend, the Brazilian Real had yet another very interesting week. After falling on Monday, recuperating on Tuesday and Wednesday, declining again on Thursday, and, once again surging on Friday, the currency closed the week up...
Benzinga  Sep 15  Comment 
The Brazilian real surged 1.7 percent on Monday after the government announced new cutbacks in its 2016 budget. After experiencing its largest single-day gain in more than one month, the currency is falling again on Tuesday. The real hit a 13-year...
Benzinga  Sep 11  Comment 
S&P cut Brazil's credit rating to "junk." The Finance Minister announced new cutbacks in the 2016 budget. The Real and Bovespa continue to plummet. On Thursday, Standard & Poor's downgraded Brazil’s sovereign credit rating to...
Benzinga  Sep 8  Comment 
Last week was particularly turbulent for Brazil: the real lost 6.7 percent, while the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange fell roughly 1.4 percent. Year-to-date, the currency is down more than 30 percent, mainly driven by concerns over the Fed rate hike and...
Benzinga  Sep 5  Comment 
Brazil had a tough week. The real fell more than 7 percent over the week, while the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange lost roughly 1.4 percent. Both continued to decline on Friday: the real plummeted more than 3 percent versus the U.S. dollar and the...


BM&FBOVESPA S.A. - Securities, Commodities and Futures Exchange was created in 2008 with the integration between the [Brazilian Mercantile & Futures Exchange (BM&F) and the São Paulo Stock Exchange (Bovespa).

Together, the companies have formed one of the largest exchanges in the world in terms of market value, the second largest in the Americas, and the leading exchange in Latin America .

In today's global scenario, in which responding quickly to transformation has become a competitive asset, BM&FBOVESPA is an attractive investment option with cost efficient trading fees.

Among its broad range of trading products, the new Exchange offers equities, securities, financial assets, indices, interest rates, agricultural commodities, and foreign exchange futures and spot contracts.

BM&FBOVESPA is much more than just a marketplace. In addition to trading equities, securities and derivatives, it also undertakes the following activities: Listing companies and funds; disseminating price quotes; launching market indices; developing systems and software; implementing technological advances, and much more. All of which effectively contribute to Brazil 's economic growth.

Opportunities are great. Challenges are even greater. But BM&FBOVESPA is capable of competing with any other exchange in the world for local and international investors. It has every bit of the credibility and transparency needed to ensure market access to a full range of investors, from individuals to international funds.


CBLC renders clearing, settlement, risk management, central depository and securities lending services. It acts as a central counterparty for the transactions carried out on the equities and corporate fixed-income securities markets, making and receiving payments, and providing safekeeping for all the securities and assets traded at the Exchange.

The Derivatives, Foreign Exchange and Securities Clearinghouses offer registration, clearing, settlement and risk management services for the transactions carried out on the derivatives, interbank US Dollar and federal government securities markets, respectively, providing efficient mechanisms to cover a default by one or more participants.


Bovespa Market Supervision (BSM) is responsible for monitoring the transactions and activities performed by market participants and clearing and/or custody agents at the CBLC. It is also responsible for managing the Investor Compensation Mechanism (MRP).

BM&F Settlement Bank

The activities performed by the BM&F Settlement Bank are restricted to the transactions executed and/or registered in the BM&FBOVESPA trading environments. In 2008 the settlement services provided by the BM&F Settlement Bank amounted to BRL3.4 million.

Brazilian Commodities Exchange

Through the Brazilian Commodities Exchange, BM&FBOVESPA enables the commercialization of agricultural products and offers services for the public sector by means of its electronic auction system and for the private sector by means of its private system for the acquisition of goods and services. [1]

External Links


  1. Trader Brasil
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