Stock market of Santiago

Stock Market Building in Santiago,Chile.

Stock Market Building in Santiago,Chile.

Stock market of Santiago was declared Historical Monument in 1981 and is located in downtown Santiago

In December 29 of 1893 the president Jorge Montt and their minister of Property, Alexandro Vial, signed the decree that approved the creation of the public limited company that declared to the stock-market of Commerce legally constituted. The building, that initiated its construction in 1913, was inaugurated in December 15 of 1917 by the President of the Republic, Juan Luis Sanfuentes.

Before arriving at its present location, stock-market of Commerce of Santiago worked in the Huerfanos, Estado and Teatinos streets. The present building is work of the architect Emilio Jéquier, who was inspired by the lines of the French Renaissance of second half of XVII century.