ATHEX: Stock market to close for at least a week | Business …

The Capital Market Commission is expected to announce in the early hours of Monday the closure of the Greek stock exchange for at least a week, as financial activity in the country grinds to a halt.Following Sunday’s decision by the Systemic Stability Council (which includes the head of the Capital Market Commission) in favor of the week-long closure of the […]

Saudi Arabia to open stock market to foreigners on June 15

Saudi Arabia will open its $532 billion stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15, allowing qualified foreign institutions to buy shares from that date, the Capital Market Authority said on Thursday.Final rules covering the opening of the market will be published on May 4, the regulator said in a brief statement.Read MoreOPEC: Rivals’ oil supply growth will slowAFP […]