A bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday, May 20, 2021. Photo: AP A bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday, May 20, 2021. Photo: AP
A bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday, May 20, 2021. Photo: AP

Hang Seng adds Country Garden unit, Xinyi Solar and Buffett-backed BYD to kick off its biggest index overhaul in half a century

  • The move will raise the constituent stocks to 58 on June 7 as part of the compiler’s plan to widen the membership to 80 by mid-2022
  • The rebalancing will reduce the weighting of AIA, Tencent and HSBC, raise Alibaba’s portion as a result of a new cap on each stock

Topic |   Hang Seng Index
A bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday, May 20, 2021. Photo: AP A bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday, May 20, 2021. Photo: AP
A bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday, May 20, 2021. Photo: AP
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