Hong Kong stocks down in subdued trading before French vote

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HK, China stocks recover after sharp losses

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended comfortably higher Thursday after a three-day sell-off but investors remain on edge over geopolitical concerns and worries about the future of Donald Trump’s huge stimulus programme. The Hang Seng Index ended …


Wall Street rebound on tax reforms lifts Hong Kong shares

HONG KONG (Nikkei Markets) — Hong Kong shares rose as renewed hopes of U.S. tax reforms propped up indexes on Wall Street and boosted risk appetite. The Hang Seng Index was up 0.1% at 24,075.16 by midday after rising as much as 0.6% earlier.

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China stocks head for worst week in 2017 amid tighter regulation; Hong Kong rebounds

SHANGHAI, April 21 Shanghai stocks inched up on Friday but looked set for their biggest weekly loss of the year as tighter regulatory scrutiny and fears of an economic slowdown dampened investors’ risk appetite. Interest in stocks linked to the new


Hong Kong shares post weekly losses as regulatory woes hurt mainland markets

HONG KONG (Nikkei Markets) — Hong Kong shares ended lower this week, after concerns over increased regulatory scrutiny dragged mainland markets to an over two-month low. The Hang Seng Index edged 0.06% lower to 24,042.02 on Friday, extending …

Nikkei Asian Review

China Shares to Open for More Trading Days Under Link Deal

Traders using the stock connect between exchanges in Hong Kong and mainland China may soon get more days to sell Chinese shares. Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. is working on an arrangement to keep the northbound link to bourses in …


Hong Kong stocks rebound but gains capped by curbed by French election, N.Korea worries

April 20 Hong Kong stocks rebounded modestly on Thursday along with global equity markets, though gains were capped by uncertainty over the French presidential election at the weekend and tensions with North Korea. Lower oil prices also dragged on …

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Hong Kong stocks reverse gains to close lower amid volatile swings

Hong Kong stocks reversed earlier gains to post a loss on Friday amid volatile swings in troubled broadcaster i-Cable Communications after the company announced details of a share sale plan. The Hang Seng Index eased 0.1 per cent or 14.96 points to …

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China Stocks Cap This Year’s Worst Week Amid Crackdown Concerns

(Bloomberg) — Chinese shares capped their biggest weekly loss of 2017, with increased regulatory scrutiny and a crackdown on leveraged trading sapping investor sentiment. The Shanghai Composite Index tumbled 2.3 percent this week, the most since …


Hong Kong, Shanghai: Stocks end down after late selling

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended slightly lower Friday, doing a U-turn in the final hours after spending most of the day in positive territory on the back of a rally in New York. The Hang Seng Index dipped 0.06 per cent, or 14.96 points, to 24,042.02.


Hong Kong Stocks snap three-day sell-off

The Hong Kong stock market closed comfortably higher after a three-day sell-off on Thursday, 20 April 2017, as investors chased for bottom fishing on recently battered stocks after China announced fresh tax cuts. However, market topside capped amid …

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