Foreign Stock MarketsGroup Project Strategies of Investing -- Yates
Group Project / Presentation • Groups of up to 3 • PowerPoint or… • Choose a foreign market to present to the class
Which Foreign Markets? • Tokyo Stock Exchange • London Stock Exchange • Hong Kong Stock Exchange • Shanghai Stock Exchange • Bombay Stock Exchange • Frankfurt Stock Exchange • Others: Bovespa (Brazil); MICEX (Moscow)
Included in your presentation… • Its location • When it was founded, history, etc. • Trading volume • Size (in terms of $, comparisons…) • Importance • Major players/companies (any household names) • Major indices and trade symbol (e.g. Frankfurt = DAX, ^GDAXI )
More information you should have • Influence on other foreign markets • Memberships of Federations or international associations? (e.g. “World Federation of Exchanges”, etc.) • Growth, historical crashes and gains, performance over the last year (compared to NYSE) • Logo’s • Pictures of: the actual location; building(s); maps; trading floor; etc.
Resources • Wikipedia list of exchanges: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_stock_exchanges • Link list to all foreign exchanges: http://www.tdd.lt/slnews/Stock_Exchanges/Stock.Exchanges.html • Link to even more: http://www.investopedia.com/categories/stockexchanges.asp • Major world indices: http://quote.yahoo.com/m2?u