In the two years after China opened its stock markets, shares soared 1200% and twice fell by half. Investors seeking IPO shares rioted, overturning cars and smashing windows, leading police to use tear gas and fire their guns in the air to quell the ...
... * Asia stocks set for July loss after worst China drop in 6 years. * U.S. GDP data reinforces bets that Fed is on track to hike.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras speaks during a central committee meeting of the Syriza party in Athens, on Thursday, July 30, 2015.
LONDON - The Lloyds Banking Group said on Friday that its profit had risen 18 percent in the first half of 2015, but its results were again dragged down by provisions for a contentious loan insurance product that has cost the industry billions of dollars.
General atmosphere at the kick-off of SoulCycle at the Spotify House in Austin, on March 16, 2015. Photographer: Alli Harvey/Getty Images for Spotify.