China’s stocks fell the most in a month as industrial company profits declined and concern grew a new system for initial public offerings will damp demand for existing equities.

China’s stocks fell the most in a month as industrial company profits declined and concern grew a new system for initial public offerings will damp de(...)

Guo Guangchang: the Fosun chairman  is just the latest in a series of senior business figures to fall foul of a widening dragnet into corruption and abuse of power.  Photograph: Getty Images

When Guo Guangchang, co-founder and chairman of China’s biggest private investment conglomerate Fosun, disappeared for a day and a half earlier this m(...)

An investor gestures as he speaks to another investor  in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China, November 27th, 2015.

Chinese shares sank more than five per cent on Friday in their biggest drop since this summer’s rout after Reuters reported the stock regulator(...)

China’s stock exchanges and market watchdogs are cracking down on short-selling as part of a broad government-orchestrated effort to prevent a collapse in the country’s markets

China stepped up its crackdown on short-selling of shares on Tuesday, unveiling rules that make it harder for speculators to profit from hourly price (...)