Australian Stock Exchange

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Australian Stock Exchange (ASX)

Australia's major securities market, formed when the six state stock exchanges (Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, and Sydney stock exchanges) were merged in 1987.
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Australian Securities Exchange

The largest securities exchange in Australia, established in 2006 as the result of a merger between the Australian Stock Exchange and the Sydney Futures Exchange. ASX is a publicly-traded company, which is traded on its own exchange. The exchange is fully electronic and trades both stocks and derivatives. It co-regulates itself with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission.
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"There is certainly no fresh concern or panic at the FA today in light of the statement issued to the Australian Stock Exchange overnight."
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Jacobsen Entertainment entered voluntary administration after its shares were suspended on the Australian Stock Exchange for not reporting its financial results for the last fiscal yean The company is being run by administrators KordaMentha while it tries to restructure.
As a first step, the TSE plans to let securities firms that are members of the Australian Stock Exchange and the Singapore Exchange place orders for Japanese stocks, and has started to work out details of the trading framework with the two bourses, the business daily said.
Based in Australia, incorporated in 1997 and listed on the Australian Stock Exchange in March 2000, Prana Biotechnology (NASDAQ:PRAN) was established to commercialize research into Alzheimer's disease and other major age-related degenerative disorders.
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