TITLE

MARKET BUZZ

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Asia Weekly;9/22/2008, Vol. 2 Issue 37, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers two global news briefs concerning the stock market. It reveals that investors show reluctance in purchasing stocks in Singapore brought by their volatility to the global financial crisis. The author states that the decline of Chinese stocks was not caused by the impact of the bailouts of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae by the U.S. government.
ACCESSION #
35184349

 

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