Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange Plc operates as a securities exchange in Tanzania. The company assists companies to raise capital through the issuance of equities and debt securities; and a securities market to investors who intend to invest in the listed companies. It is involved in the electronic trading; and clearing and settlement of securities, such as shares and bonds. The company was formerly known as Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange Limited and changed its name to Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange Plc in July 2015. Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange Plc was incorporated in 1996 and is based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.