Fireworks display over Victoria Harbour during New Year's celebrations in Hong Kong. Picture from Tsim Sha Tsui. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng delivers a terrific January – with an 8 per cent gain

  • Hang Seng is red hot after the nightmare of 2018
  • Shanghai Composite ends first month of new year up 3.6 per cent
Topic |   Stocks

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Fireworks display over Victoria Harbour during New Year's celebrations in Hong Kong. Picture from Tsim Sha Tsui. Photo: Winson Wong
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Rules governing the Technology Innovation Board, the much anticipated new trading venue on the Shanghai Stock Exchange, were released for the first time on Wednesday. Photo: AP

China unveils trading rules for new hi-tech board, paving way for bold new market to compete with New York, Hong Kong

  • Beijing will allow unprofitable tech firms, including pre-revenue biotech start-ups, to list shares on its much anticipated Technology Innovation Board
  • China’s top leaders ‘resolute in supporting more technology firms’, analysts say
Topic |   IPO

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Rules governing the Technology Innovation Board, the much anticipated new trading venue on the Shanghai Stock Exchange, were released for the first time on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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