Global Financial Development

Access to Financial Markets

This map reflects a population's access to financial markets, as defined by the ratio of market capitalization (outside the 10 largest companies) to total market capitalization in a country. The data are from the World Federation of Exchanges on an exchange level. This indicator is aggregated up to the country level by averaging the market caps of a country's exchanges.

 

Source: World Bank Global Financial Development Database, updated September 2015.

Access to Financial Markets