Stock Market and Great Lakes

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Comparative Analysis of Indian Stock Market with International Markets
Debjiban Mukherjee T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal, India

Abstract The stock market is witnessing heightened activities and is increasingly gaining importance. In the current context of globalization and the subsequent integration of the global markets this paper captures the trends, similarities and patterns in the activities and movements of the Indian Stock Market in comparison to its international counterparts. This study covers New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Hong Kong Stock exchange (HSE), Tokyo Stock exchange (TSE), Russian Stock exchange (RSE), Korean Stock exchange (KSE) from various sociopolitico-economic backgrounds. Both the Bombay Stock exchange
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Also called the “Big Board”, it is the largest stock exchange in the world in terms of dollar volume and second largest in terms of number of companies listed. The Tokyo stock exchange was established on May 15, 1878 and trading began on June 1, 1878. In 1943, the exchange was combined with ten other stock exchanges in major Japanese cities to form a single Japanese Stock Exchange. It is the second largest stock exchange market in terms of monetary volume and currently has 2302 listed companies. The Hong Kong stock exchange is the 8th largest stock exchange in the world in terms of Market capitalization. The Hang Sang Index (HIS), was started on November 24, 1969. The Russian stock exchange was established in 1995 by consolidating the separate regional stock exchanges into one uniformly regulated trading floor. The Korea stock exchange was created by the integration of the three existing of the Korean Spots and Futures exchanges (Korean stock exchange, Korean futures exchange & KOSDAQ) under the Korea Stock and Futures Exchange Act.3.5. In this paper, the names of the countries and the names of the indices of those countries have been used interchangeably. Thus, the names of the countries represent the indices for the
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