A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on August 20, 2019. Photo: Associated Press A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on August 20, 2019. Photo: Associated Press
A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on August 20, 2019. Photo: Associated Press

China, Hong Kong stocks gain, with President Xi Jinping setting off a frenzy of buying of blockchain-related stocks

  • HSBC falls 2.3 per cent after reporting worse-than-expected results
  • Meituan, Xiaomi rise after becoming available on Stock Connect to mainland traders

Topic |   Hong Kong stock market
A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on August 20, 2019. Photo: Associated Press A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on August 20, 2019. Photo: Associated Press
A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on August 20, 2019. Photo: Associated Press
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