The Fast, Fair, Efficient Stock Exchange
A2X is a stock exchange playing an integral part in the progression of the South African market-place. An experienced team hand-picked from across the financial services and technology industries, run the exchange. This experience, combined with cutting-edge technology, stable systems and an agile environment enable A2X to provide the market with an efficient and cost-effective trading venue to secondary list and trade shares.
We strive to empower the market with choice by providing a complementary venue for companies to secondary list shares for trade.
By using the latest high-performance exchange technology supplied by Aquis Exchange in the UK and through other efficiencies, we are able to offer large fee savings on the end-to-end cost of transacting.
Regulated by the FSCA
A2X is licensed and regulated by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (former FSB) and the Prudential Authority (SARB).
Ownership and Empowerment
A2X is owned by a small group of founding shareholders, management and staff. In addition, African Rainbow Capital holds a 20% stake and broad-based empowerment company Nala a 10% stake.
Capital Market Infrastructure
A2X fits into the existing capital market infrastructure and uses Strate and its participants to settle all trades transacted on A2X.