Tag: Hang Seng index
Property developers the biggest losers while Hang Seng Index slides 0.9%.
Local unrest and trade war conspire to drag shares lower.
Hang Seng Bank and Wharf Real Estate Investment lead the Hong Kong stock exchange with gains of at least 4.5%.
Mainland investors have made the most of the slump in Hong Kong-listed equities, purchasing stocks through exchange links every day this month.
Shanghai shares reverse declines in the afternoon session after China’s Ministry of Commerce says Vice Premier Liu He will visit the US May 9-10.
Trading turnover on mainland exchanges hit a 10-month high at the start of the week.