Bitcoin plunged Thursday only hours after investors, tipping the volatile digital currency to become a safe haven in an uncertain world economy, pushed it near all-time highs.
Shares in Largan Precision Co., the most expensive stock in Taiwan, passed the NT$4,000-mark during the mid-morning session on the local stock market Thursday, the third trading day of the new year, dealers said.
Stock markets flattened Thursday and the dollar lost support as investors gave a lukewarm response to the Federal Reserve's signal that U.S. interest rates may rise faster than expected.
European stock markets mostly fell Wednesday as traders awaited clues from the Federal Reserve on the outlook for U.S. interest rates.
Global spending on consumer technology is expected to slip this year due to factors including a strong U.S. dollar and political uncertainty prompted by Brexit and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump.
European and Asian stock markets mostly rose Tuesday, with London reaching a new high early into its first session of 2017.
Some numbers matter more than others. How much you make is important, for example, but your financial health depends far more on how much you keep.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) has worked closely with the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC), Taiwan's top financial regulator, to boost turnover on the country's stock market.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) has increased the weighting of three criteria in evaluating the corporate governance of companies listed on Taiwan's stock market.
The question of whether the local equity market will continue its strong showing in 2017 depends on the actions of foreign institutional investors, analysts said Monday.