Belgium: Stock market return

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 Belgium

Stock market return, percent

 Latest value 17.82
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1998 - 2021
 Average 4.13
 Min - Max -30.36 - 35.66
 Source Global Financial Development Database
For that indicator, we provide data for Belgium from 1998 to 2021. The average value for Belgium during that period was 4.13 percent with a minimum of -30.36 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 35.66 percent in 1998. The latest value from 2021 is 17.82 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 87 countries is 32.21 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Belgium - Stock market return - Recent values chart

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Belgium - Stock market return - historical chart - 1998-2021




Definition: Stock market return is the growth rate of annual average stock market index. Annual average stock market index is constructed by taking the average of the daily stock market indexes available at Bloomberg.

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 Stock market capitalization, percent of GDP 59.10 2018 percent
 Stock market capitalization, in dollars 321.09 2018 billion U.S. dollars
 Stock market turnover ratio 28.33 2014 percent
 Listed companies 117 2015 companies
 Stock market value traded 20.03 2014 percent
 Stock market return 17.82 2021 percent
 Stock price volatility 25.13 2021 percent
 Mutual fund assets 42.09 2020 percent
 Life insurance volume 3.39 2019 percent
 Non-life insurance premium volume 2.01 2019 percent
 Pension fund assets to GDP 39.90 2020 percent
 Insurance company assets 81.87 2020 percent
 Stock market index 98.54 9/2023 points
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