QDII2

Countdown begins to QDII2 scheme

The People's Bank of China said work on a trial run of QDII2 was under way. Photo: Reuters

Beijing will soon issue a new rule governing individual mainland investors' direct investments in Hong Kong stocks, according to two people with knowledge of the plan.

Friday, 25 January, 2013, 4:56am

Shanghai stocks rise to 6-month high on news of reform

The Shanghai Composite Index rose 3.06 per cent to 2,311.74 points, the highest close since June last year. Photo: Xinhua

Mainland stocks rose to a six-month high yesterday after the market regulator said it would lift the quota for overseas investors investing in A shares by 10 times.

The Shanghai Composite Index rose 3.06 per cent to 2,311.74 points, the highest close since June last year. In Hong Kong, the H-share index gained 1.36 per cent.

15 Jan 2013 - 4:15am

Hong Kong stock market to benefit from new mainland investor scheme

The Hong Kong stock market is poised to receive a windfall from a renewed effort by Beijing to allow more mainland citizens to buy securities listed on overseas exchanges. Photo: AFP

The Hong Kong stock market is poised to receive a windfall from a renewed effort by Beijing to allow more mainland citizens to buy securities listed on overseas exchanges.

13 Jan 2013 - 4:34am