Hong Kong Market Report Headlines

REFILE-WRAPUP-China markets plunge in record turnover as margin traders take fright

SHANGHAI, May 28 - China's stock markets plunged on Thursday, with indexes dropping over 6 percent in record high turnover as investors rushed to sell after more brokers tightened margin trading requirements for clients and the central bank drained money market liquidity.

Industrials, Financials 8:19am EDT

Hong Kong shares drop sharply on mainland market rout

May 28 - Hong Kong stocks suffered their biggest one-day decline since December on Thursday, as panic in a slumping mainland market rippled across the border.

Industrials, Financials 4:11am EDT

Wed, May 27 2015

Hong Kong shares down on weak global markets, but inflow hopes limit losses

HONG KONG, May 27 - Hong Kong stocks fell on Wednesday, taking cues from downbeat overseas markets, but losses were limited by expectations that Beijing will guide more money from the mainland to Hong Kong.

Industrials, Financials 27 May 2015

China stocks mixed ahead of global index inclusion, IPO wave

SHANGHAI, May 27 - China stocks ended mixed on Wednesday, giving a lukewarm welcome to FTSE Russell's reception of mainland-listed equities into its indexes ahead of a fresh flood of new share offerings.

Industrials, Financials 27 May 2015

China stocks mixed ahead of global index inclusion, IPOs; Hong Kong down

SHANGHAI, May 27 - China stocks ended Wednesday morning mixed as the market, facing a fresh flood of new share offerings, gave a lukewarm welcome to FTSE Russell's reception of mainland-listed equities into its indexes.

Industrials, Financials 27 May 2015

Tue, May 26 2015

Hong Kong shares rise on hopes for new inflows from the mainland

May 26 - Hong Kong shares flirted with seven-year highs on Tuesday, as investors returning from Monday's holiday piled into stocks after Beijing's newly-unveiled cross-border investment scheme fuelled expectations of more money inflows from the mainland.

Financials, Industrials 26 May 2015

China stocks reach another 7-year high; tech stocks surge

SHANGHAI, May 26 - China stocks rose again on Tuesday to another seven-year high, with tech stocks returning to investors' favour on fresh signs of government support.

Financials, Industrials 26 May 2015

Hong Kong, China stocks welcome new cross-border investment scheme

* Hong Kong, China stocks cheer new cross-border investment scheme

Financials, Industrials 26 May 2015