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Roller-coaster China stock ride scaring investors away

Turnover plunges 22% as volatility soars in Shanghai

A gauge of 30-day price swings on the benchmark stock index was 57.7 on Monday, up from 48.1 a month ago and compared with the 29 average for the 19 other largest benchmark global gauges.

Hong Kong

PLUNGING turnover and the world's wildest price swings mean that China's stock market just keeps getting uglier for investors.

The value of shares traded on mainland bourses has fallen to US$90 billion a day from about US$380 billion on May 28, with the difference being