Stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation reached 29.1 % in 2018 in Ireland, according to OECD. This is 47.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation in Ireland reached an all time high of 65.5 % in 1999 and an all time low of 5.24 % in 2002.
Ireland has been ranked 29th within the group of 53 countries we follow in terms of stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation, 22 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Turnover ratio is the total value of shares traded during the period divided by the average market capitalisation for the period.