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ChiNext struggles despite Asian tech boom
China’s Nasdaq equivalent slumped this week, as tighter regulation and corporate governance worries weigh on sentiment.
China’s market regulator battles rats and zombies
Front-running and defunct company shares are in the CSRC’s sights as it bids to improve market discipline.
Tencent subsidiary’s waiver request raises governance red flag
Standfirst: China Literature asked the Hong Kong Stock Exchange to waive rules on the disclosure of executive shareholdings.
Booming Indonesia targets stock market development
Joko Widodo wants Indonesian companies to list at home, but significant barriers remain.
India’s GST: investors prepared to wait out the storm
India’s tax reform will hurt the informal sector but will be net positive for the economy.
Schroders names A-rated manager as new Japan equity chief
Investment firm announces successor after veteran revealed plans to retire next year.
Investors look to the long-term after MSCI’s A-share decision
The inclusion of Chinese stocks in a benchmark emerging market index is one step towards greater recognition.
Anbang scandal highlights political risks in China
Power struggles behind the scenes could create governance challenges for Chinese corporates.
Why Thailand’s stock market is struggling
The Thai exchange is the second worst performer in Asia this year, after stellar growth in 2016.
Short term pain, long term gain from India’s tax reform
India is preparing for a major change to its tax system, which could push up inflation and add to business costs.