People chat outside the Hong Kong Exchange Square building in Central. On Tuesday, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Tracker Fund. Photo: AP Photo

Tracker Fund still popular 20 years after Hong Kong government created ETF to dispose of shares bought during 1998 crisis

  • The Hong Kong government created the index-tracking fund to sell its equity portfolio accumulated during the market intervention in 1998
  • Hong Kong is the now Asia’s fifth largest ETF market with 119 listed funds managing US$37 billion worth of assets
Topic |   Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA)

TOP PICKS

People chat outside the Hong Kong Exchange Square building in Central. On Tuesday, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Tracker Fund. Photo: AP Photo
READ FULL ARTICLE
Enoch Yiu

Enoch Yiu

Enoch joined the Post as a business reporter in 1996. Before that, she worked at a Chinese daily newspaper for four years. She is author of two books: 'They Mean Business: 50 exclusive interviews with Hong Kong top executives' and 'Serving with Passion: stories of established catering brands in Hong Kong'.