Investors track the movement of shares at a stock trading hall in Shanghai on Monday, a day when major stock indices in China surged more than 5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua

Index compiler MSCI plans to quadruple weighting of Chinese stocks in its global benchmarks

  • Implementation will be carried out in three steps, with full weighting in effect by November
  • Larger presence shows that despite trade war, corporate governance issues and stock volatility, China’s capital markets continue to attract foreign investors
Topic |   China stock market

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Investors track the movement of shares at a stock trading hall in Shanghai on Monday, a day when major stock indices in China surged more than 5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua
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A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on February 27, 2019. Photo: Associated Press

China stocks post best weekly gain in nearly four years after MSCI increases A-share weighting in its global benchmarks

  • China’s bull market keeps on running on news that means foreign money will flood in
  • But US-China trade war cloud keeps day’s early trading gains in check
Topic |   Stocks

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A Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing on February 27, 2019. Photo: Associated Press
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