Singapore’s financial regulators are working with local police to scrutinize aspects of the case surrounding Wirecard AG (OTC:WCAGY), the scandal-ridden German payments company.
SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) will buy the remaining 80 per cent stake in BidFX it does not already own from other shareholders for about US$128 million cash, in a move that will expand its reach beyond foreign exchange (FX) futures into the larger global FX over-the-counter (OTC) market.
Stock markets rose in Asia on Tuesday as traders welcomed positive economic data from China and the US.
Russian market indices ended the trading session on Monday with mixed dynamics.
Russia’s National Mercantile Exchange sold 2,300 tonnes of grain totally worth 25.6 mln rubles ($365,700) within state commodities interventions, the Exchange said in a statement on Monday.
Four guards from the Karachi Stock Exchange, a police officer, and two civilians became victims of an armed attack on the stock exchange building, the GEO TV channel reported on Monday.
The Federal Reserve on Sunday released a list of roughly 750 companies, including Apple, Walmart and ExxonMobil, whose corporate bonds it will purchase in the coming months in an effort to keep borrowing costs low and smooth the flow of credit.
Surprise interest rate cut last week.
The euro exchange rate added 0.9% on Moscow Exchange on Monday compared with the previous closing to 79.01 rubles.
The dollar grew by 0.3% and reached 70.02 rubles on the Moscow Exchange.