Hang Seng Index sees 9 per cent gain in 2019 after stellar performance in December

  • Hang Seng Index rose 7 per cent in December -- its second-best month
  • Shanghai Composite sees yearly gain of more than 22 per cent 

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Whew, what a year for Hong Kong and mainland markets!

The Hang Seng Index gained 9.1 per cent in 2019. That's a lot less than the Shanghai Composite Index, which rose 22 per cent over the year.

Catch up on the final day's action below. And, remember, no trading on New Year's Day. We'll see you again on Thursday.

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-- Daniel Ren in Shanghai and Deb Price in Hong Kong 

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