The two moons pulling the tides of gloom

The latest reversal is the start of a dismal chapter in global readjustment, writes James Kynge

China equities absorb third of all trade

Retail investors’ dealings sent global volumes up 55%

The Brics are dead. Long live the Ticks

Tech-heavy Taiwan, India, China and Korea are the new darlings of the EM world

JC Flowers buys Chi-X Global Asian units

US private equity group to take Australian share trading venue

Rival aims to challenge Mexican exchange

New entrant looks to make impact on country’s equities trading

BNP Paribas pulls back from Asia

French bank will outsource to electronic brokerage

China u-turn stokes circuit breaker debate

Freezes occur when high activity moves a price past a threshold

Chart: CSI 300 one-year index

Global assets shaken by China market turmoil

S&P 500 experiences worst four-day opening run in history

China to deregulate IPO approvals in 2 years

Streamlined process to ease logjam for 674 groups waiting to list

Myanmar bourse rings bell for long haul

Asia's new frontier stock market offers prospects but few details

EM portfolio flows: back in the red

Investors on the retreat again as Fed rate rise approaches

ICE kicks off Asian commodity futures hub

Move reflects efforts to capitalise on Singapore as emerging financial hub for commodities customers

Myanmar: Ho Chi Minting it

Vietnam example suggests Myanmar caution

Hungary takes control of Budapest bourse

Exchange’s Austrian shareholders seek combined 68% stakes to authorities for $45m

Shenzhen-HK false start boosts stocks

HKEx denies imminent launch after speech from May is published

BM&F Bovespa in talks over Cetip merger

Exchange aims to consolidate position in clearing

EM stock exchanges push listing plans

Nigeria, Israel, India, Turkey, Chile and Sri Lanka plan changes

Trading curbs hit China futures market

Liquidity evaporates after crackdown targeting speculators

Singapore exchange offers custom indices

Move is first by Asian exchange but global trend well established

Anglo-Sino market link-up faces hurdles

Suggestion the venture is ‘more hype than substance’