Hang Seng Indexes has a tough job on its hands expanding the benchmark to 80 stocks by middle of next year, executive says. Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang Hang Seng Indexes has a tough job on its hands expanding the benchmark to 80 stocks by middle of next year, executive says. Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang
Hang Seng Indexes has a tough job on its hands expanding the benchmark to 80 stocks by middle of next year, executive says. Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang

exclusive | Hang Seng Index compiler says it will be tough to meet target of 80 constituent stocks by next year

  • In the past two quarterly reviews, Hang Seng Indexes chose only three new stocks each time and removed one, giving a net addition of five
  • Expansion of constituent stocks in HSI to 80 next year is aimed at widening sector representation in the index

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Hang Seng Indexes has a tough job on its hands expanding the benchmark to 80 stocks by middle of next year, executive says. Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang Hang Seng Indexes has a tough job on its hands expanding the benchmark to 80 stocks by middle of next year, executive says. Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang
Hang Seng Indexes has a tough job on its hands expanding the benchmark to 80 stocks by middle of next year, executive says. Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang
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