The Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Central Bank of Myanmar

Myanmar Securities Exchange Centre Co., Ltd (MSEC)

50% Myanma Economic Bank
50% Daiwa Securities Group.

Myanma Economic Bank and Daiwa Securities Group have agreed to give all necessary assistance to MSEC in developing and operating its business, utilizing their expertise.

A state-owned bank and largest bank in Myanmar having an established branch network throughout the country with the number of branches exceeding 300 and employees almost 11,000. MEB has vast experience in banking and a close contact with Myanmar business circles and strong research systems as being the prime general and development bank in this country. With such national expertise and national network, the Bank gives full assistance to MSEC's operations in Myanmar.

Daiwa Securities Group

As one of the leading, comprehensive financial service firms in Asia, Daiwa Securities Group Provides the forefront of financial services including brokerage, investment banking, and M&A advisory to fulfill the needs of corporate and institutional clients beyond the international boundaries. With such international experience and global network, Daiwa Securities Group assists MSEC in creating and developing the Myanmar Securities Markets.

Myanmar Securities Exchange Centre Co., Ltd
(MSEC) is to provide the following service;

Assisting companies going public, Helping investors in securities investments, Acting as an intermediary in securities trading, Maintaining a fair and efficient market for shares and bonds, Supplying information for investment, Advising foreign funds to enter into Myanmar.

Thus, MSEC's activities include; Brokering, dealing, underwriting and distributing securities, Researching the national economy and companies, Publishing investment information, Providing consultancy services, Managing venture capital funds and acting as agent for joint venture, Any other activities relating to or auxiliary to any of the above activities.

MSEC is selling to the investors Myanmar Treasury Bonds as agent for the Central Bank of Myanmar and shares of Myanmar companies as a agent for those companies.

MMK per USD - Date 23rd September 2021

Reference Exchange Rate


MMK Exchange rate for other currencies are available here (

Interest Rate(%)
Central Bank Rate 7%pa
Minimum Bank Deposit Rate 5%pa

Maximum Bank Lending Rate (Secured)

Maximum Bank Lending Rate (Unsecured)




Economic Indicators (%)
GDP Growth Rate
2019-2020 FY
3.20 %
Annual Rate of Inflation
(February 2021)
2.61 %
Year on Year Inflation
(February 2021)
1.51 %

    Source :

    Ministry of Planning, Finance and Industry