Posts Tagged ‘ASX’

Australia, Technical glitch takes ASX offline for hours

October 30, 2011Andy No Comments »

Australian Stock Exchange operator ASX Group stopped market trading last week due to technical problems, leaving brokers and CFD traders furious during a period of extreme market turbulence.

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Australia, ASX Derivatives Trading sees 9% Growth in August

September 6, 2010Andy No Comments »

The Australian Securities Exchange reported a 9% rise in the total value of all CFD trades to $371.6 million in August, during which 16.3 million contracts were traded.

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Short-Selling Bans ‘Causing Chaos’

September 23, 2008Andy No Comments »

Britain was the first to ban investors from taking short positions on banking and financial institutions’ shares last week and was followed on Friday by bans in the US sharemarkets.

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