African Stock Market Performance

US Dollar-Adjusted Returns

As of July 31, 2014

Market Index1-Month Return6-Month Return1-Year Return3-Year Return5-Year ReturnYear to Date ReturnAvg Weekly Trade Volume
Botswana Stock Exchange0.5%0.5%3.4%-4.3%13.1%0.6%$4.5m
Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières-2.3%-4.1%15.3%48.2%60.4%-0.1%$4.4m
Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange8.2%19.4%42.7%77.4%56.9%20.5%$1.5m
Ghana Stock Exchange-14.7%-29.1%-28.0%-26.7%N/A-26.1%$1.6m
Johannesburg Stock Exchange0.6%19.8%15.9%-1.0%51.1%7.2%$3,590m
Lusaka Stock Exchange3.2%4.4%13.2%17.9%86.0%6.5%$4.8m
Malawi Stock Exchange0.8%16.5%55.8%N/AN/A17.3%$0.7m
Nairobi Securities Exchange0.7%10.8%22.6%87.9%92.5%9.0%$43.4m
Namibian Stock Exchange0.7%10.0%6.6%15.9%68.6%4.3%$0.4m
Nigerian Stock Exchange-0.1%4.3%10.1%67.6%60.7%0.8%$131.9m
Rwanda Stock Exchange-2.3%9.8%N/AN/AN/A11.4%$1.0m
Stock Exchange of Mauritius-0.4%0.1%13.6%-2.8%50.6%-1.4%$10.0m
Uganda Securities Exchange2.2%12.0%8.8%71.4%73.6%12.0%$4.3m
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange0.8%-0.6%-19.3%14.9%26.7%-6.9%$6.4m
S&P 500-1.5%8.3%14.5%49.4%95.7%4.5%N/A
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