EMERGING-market stocks slumped to the edge of bear territory as fear of contagion spread throughout the developing world.

IF you have been looking at headlines recently about interest rate hikes in the US, quantitative tightening, higher oil prices, and trade wars, you may be wondering how to manage the resulting market...

GLOBAL passive funds are buying China's domestically traded shares for the first time and it is not going well...

CHINA'S equity market - the world's second-largest by market capitalisation - is opening up to global investors. We view the initial addition of onshore Chinese shares ("A-shares...

MIND THE GAP

TECHNOLOGY as an investment theme is seeing a resurgence. In particular, interest has soared in the past two years in all things digital. For instance, FANG stocks - Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and...

CHART VIEW

THE two largest markets in the world, the US and China, stand on the brink of a trade war but each shows a very different pattern of behaviour. At first glance, the US - S&P 500 as proxy -...

THE following companies saw new developments which may affect trading of their shares on Friday:

MORE than 200 of China's "A-shares" will make their way onto market index provider MSCI's indices on Friday, in a long-awaited move that observers say will encourage the flow of...

FROM tomorrow, changes in the MSCI will take effect, following mid-year reviews of its equity indexes.

CHINA'S stock market will finally join MSCI Inc's global indexes on June 1, but there are still some sticking points that worry brokers and could cause a trading upset...