ASX

ASX

Stock Code

ASX

Stock Exchange

Australian Securities Exchange

The ASX (Australian Securities Exchange), is the operational entity behind the primary national stock exchange in Australia. The company, headquartered in Sydney, deals with equities, derivatives and fixed interest securities. It also provides complete market data and information to various users.

The ASX trading calendar for non-business and non-trading days setting out the days when the markets
are closed for business and settlement. Index Options and Index LEPOs (low exercise price options)

Australian Securities Exchange ASX Profits $171.1m 1H2013


Stockmarket operator Australian Securities Exchange (ASX:ASX) have reported the results of company performance to shareholders.

  • ASX Net Profit for the half $171.1 million, down 2.5 percent from $175.6 million in the previous corresponding period.
  • Underlying profit down 5.3 percent to $171.1 million, from $180.7 million.

The Story About the ASX, HFT and Dark Pools


With the advent of technology and competition, the Australian stockmarket has been seeing increased high frequency trading (HFT) and the increase of the use of dark pools.

Australian Stockmarket Operator ASX Full Year Profit Results


Australian stockmarket operator (ASX) have announced their full year profit results.

  • ASX Ltd's net profit: $339.2 million, down 4 percent. (from $352.3m)
  • Investor activity fallen from reduced risk appetite and uncertainty of impact of European debt crisis
  • Operating Revenue: $610.4 million down 1.2 percent.
  • Underlying profit: $346.2 million, down 2.9 percent
  • Only the second time the company's profits have fallen since listing in 1998.

ASX Glitch Halts Chi-X Trades


The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has been hit by another glitch again as the Australian stock market's Trade Acceptance Service rejected and stopped settling all trades made on its rival Chi-X Australia. The trade freeze lasted from 10 a.m. to 12 noon yesterday.

ASX Glitch Trading Halt


The Australian stock market, the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has been hit by a technical glitch and has imposed a trading halt an all trades. The suspension of trading comes at a time when many companies are holding AGMs, announcing full year results as well as a release of another European bailout deal. Sky News has reported that up to 6700 trades were completed before the halt. The last technical glitch was in February 28, 2011.

The nature of the problem is not known, leaving stock market investors unable to act on profit results and the latest economic developments in Europe.

Thursday’s Share Market Diary


After a long hiatus in the ASX list, one company is scheduled to float in the ASX tomorrow. Additionally, four stocks are going on ex-dividend, and three companies will hold their general meeting on September 22, 2011.

Dividends

Monday's Stock Market Diary


There is only one company scheduled to float, but the rest of the board is filled with 6 that will have their extraordinary general meeting, and 17 stocks that will go on ex-dividend.

Dividends

Bottom Ten Performers Stock Market Trading ASX 100


Stock Market Trading Bottom Ten Performers on the ASX 100 for the week. These stocks decreased their share price by the largest percentage on the Australian sharemarket, the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) from the previous week of trading (14th week: 4th April to 8th April 2011). Other lists of ASX companies by market capitalisation.

Bottom Ten Performers Share Market Trading ASX 200


Share Market Trading Bottom Ten Performers ASX 200 on the ASX 200 for the week. These stocks decreased their share price by the largest percentage on the Australian sharemarket, the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) from the previous week of trading (14th week: 4th April to 8th April 2011). Bottom ten performers in this list include: PPX, AUT, OMH, SMX, EHL,TPM, LEI, PBG, DOW, ASX.

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