Stock exchange history
The stock exchange has gone through many stages of its development. Everything started with trading when goods were sold to other countries. In the distant past, people were gathering only on annual fairs where big trade took place. Over time, the field of trading has been developed and improved, based on which the need for daily trading has emerged in a number of countries.
Eventually the trading moved from the street market areas to the buildings rented by the prospective merchants, and those buildings were later named after them.
Now, the establishment of the basic principles of stock trading is being carried out, the current trading exchange is the legitimacy of this trading exchange, where it has finally formed and improved all the stages of communication.
Before the computerization period, the parties’ verbal agreement on transactions was common. Today trading became electronic and special software is used.
Stock exchange types
Depending on the trading assets (tools) the exchanges can be divided into: