Interior de la Bolsa de Valores de México durante la construcción, calle República de Uruguay 58, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, Ciudad de México 1955 Arqs. Enrique de la Mora y Félix Candela - Interior of the Stock Exchange during construction, Republica de Uruguay 58, Cuahtemoc, Mexico City 1955
1929, the stock market crashed, and billions of dollars were lost as investors traded 16,410,030 shares on the New York Stock Exchange in a single day. In the aftermath, America and the rest of the industrialized world spiraled downward into the Great Depression.
Antwerp’s old Stock Exchange's spectacular interior hall was constructed during the 19th century to replace an earlier building designed by Domien de Waghemakere, which had burned down in 1858. The Stock Exchange building off Meir Street in Antwerp was closed in 2003 due to fire regulations. All but abandoned over the last decade, plans are reportedly afoot that will see the grand structure transformed into a 5-star hotel and public city lounge.