The Mercado de Valores de Buenos Aires (MERVAL) is a stock exchange in Argentina which has been in operation since 1925. More than 200 stock brokers participate in the exchange.

Contracts traded on the exchange include stocks (of companies listed on the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange), corporate bonds, CEDEARs (certificates of foreign company ownership), deferred checks, futures, options, government bonds and CEVAs (securities-based certificates).

Trading hours: Monday to Friday 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ART (UTC-3)
Settlement cycle: T+3

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