bourse bourse  /ˈbɔrs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the stock exchange in Paris

Usage(s):

  1. Technically, what happens in the Shanghai bourse should not matter outside China.
  2. Zimbabwe's bourse is no destination for the faint-hearted investor, but its traders are hoping that a new government will spawn a market boom.
  3. Just over a year ago, the 27-year-old sales executive thought he could make a better living trading stocks listed on the Shanghai bourse full-time.

News

  1. Egyptian property developer plans $85.8 mln rights issue

    CAIRO (Reuters) - Palm Hills, Egypt's second-biggest listed property developer, plans to increase its capital by 600 million Egyptian pounds through a rights issue, the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA) said on Thursday. A statement posted on the Egyptian bourse website said Palm Hills is seeking to offer 600 million pounds worth of shares to existing shareholders at their nominal ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Nasdaq OMX Offers Order Routing to Oslo Bors

    Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. (NDAQ) , which operates seven Nordic and Baltic exchanges, offered clients technology that allows them to access the Oslo bourse.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Greece Back in Crisis After TV Shutdown

    The Greek government faced protest over the sudden closure of state TV, hours after its bourse was downgraded to emerging market status.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNBC

Quotes

  1. "Lower Saxony wants to keep the independence of VW in the DAX index on the bourse and in Wolfsburg ......as headquarters of the company," Wulff told German Sunday weekly Bild am Sonntag in an interview.
    on Nov 2, 2008 By: Christian Wulff Source: Reuters

  2. "There is no direction in the local bourse, so it takes cues from regional markets," said Peter Lai, a director at DBS Vickers in Hong Kong.
    on Feb 20, 2008 By: Peter Lai Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "The draft Asian energy strategy envisions the establishment of an SCO energy agency, which would be a type of 'brain center' and database, while transactions on the market for energy resources could be made through an SCO energy bourse,"...
    on Aug 16, 2007 By: Nursultan Nazarbayev Source: Kazinform

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