China exchanges plan circuit-breaker to "stabilise market"

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] China exchanges plan circuit-breaker to "stabilise market" – reuters.com BEIJING, Sept 7 (Reuters) – China’s Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges and the China Financial Futures Exchange plan to introduce a ‘circuit breaker’ on one of the country’s benchmark stock indexes to “stabilise the market”, the Shanghai exchange said in a statement on its website […]

TABLE-China stock investors slash margin loans by $31 bln in a week

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] TABLE-China stock investors slash margin loans by $31 bln in a week – reuters.com SHANGHAI, Aug 27 (Reuters) – Chinese stock investors unwound $31 billion worth of leveraged bets over the past week, offsetting foreign money inflows under a key cross-border investment scheme, the latest data shows, underscoring rapidly shrinking risk appetite amid the […]

China stocks suffer biggest one-day fall since global financial crisis + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] SE Asia Stocks-Dive on global rout; oil shares lead – reuters.com BANGKOK, Aug 24 (Reuters) – Southeast Asian stock markets dived on Monday as sell-off in global equities and currency markets triggered a new round of selling, derailing outperforming shares in the Philippines and Vietnam and deepening losses in Indonesia. The Jakarta composite index […]

GE sparks broad Wall St. rally; indexes post weekly gains + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] GE to sell bulk of finance unit, return up to $90 billion to investors – reuters.com (Reuters) – General Electric Co will shed most of its finance unit and return as much as $90 billion to shareholders as it becomes a “simpler” industrial business instead of an unwieldy hybrid of banking and manufacturing. Continue […]