China shares slip from one-month high on weak loan data

HONG KONG Tue Dec 11, 2012 2:03am EST

HONG KONG Dec 11 (Reuters) - Chinese shares eased slightly on Tuesday as investors locked in some profits after a recent rally as data showed bank lending in November grew at a slower pace than expected.

The CSI300 of top Shanghai and Shenzhen listings fell 0.6 percent to 2,258.5 while the Shanghai Composite shed 0.4 percent to close at 2,074.7.