The MICEX monopoly in government fixed income products is actually being broken.

The settlement of equities in the New Zealand market has always had its idiosyncracies.

The latest round of stock exchange privatisations is in full swing with both the Warsaw and Bulgarian Stock Exchanges announcing plans to privatise before the end of the year.

Video feature: Tim Reucroft believes that in-fighting means that Europe is not competing with the financial centres of Asia and the US.

Anybody owning A shares via a QFII needs to follow events closely.