The Hang Seng Index comes within a hair’s breadth of 30,000 points on January 19, 2021, a level not seen since May 2019, amid record purchases by mainland funds. Photo: Bloomberg The Hang Seng Index comes within a hair’s breadth of 30,000 points on January 19, 2021, a level not seen since May 2019, amid record purchases by mainland funds. Photo: Bloomberg
The Hang Seng Index comes within a hair’s breadth of 30,000 points on January 19, 2021, a level not seen since May 2019, amid record purchases by mainland funds. Photo: Bloomberg
Hang Seng Index

Hang Seng Index approaches 30,000 level on record trading volume as mainland cash fuels best start to year since 1985

  • Hang Seng Index came within 1.2 per cent of 30,000-point level last seen in May 2019 as HK$301.6 billion worth of stocks changed hands in market’s busiest day ever
  • Stocks extended their best start to a year since 1985 with an 8.9 per cent rally, recouping US$2.5 trillion of market value from March 2020 lows

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The Hang Seng Index comes within a hair’s breadth of 30,000 points on January 19, 2021, a level not seen since May 2019, amid record purchases by mainland funds. Photo: Bloomberg The Hang Seng Index comes within a hair’s breadth of 30,000 points on January 19, 2021, a level not seen since May 2019, amid record purchases by mainland funds. Photo: Bloomberg
The Hang Seng Index comes within a hair’s breadth of 30,000 points on January 19, 2021, a level not seen since May 2019, amid record purchases by mainland funds. Photo: Bloomberg

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