There are many Stock Markets in the world and they have essentially been established to allow businesses to get cheap financing to aid rapid expansion in exchange for a slice of the business and an opportunity to profit with the business. The largest stock markets are located in the richest countries; this enables businesses to get access to the wealth and capital available in these countries to finance growth.
- Do you know how many stock markets are established?
- Do you know what the biggest stock markets are, and where they are located?
- Are you trying to decide which stock market or stock markets are the right ones for you to invest in?