From left, in red jackets, HKEX chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia; Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po; Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor; HKEX chairman Chow Chung-kong; and secretary for financial services, James Henry Lau, at the ceremony to mark the end of floor trading. Photo: Edward Wong

Selfies and ceremony as the Hong Kong stock exchange’s floor trading hall closes for good

About 1,400 traders join the city’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam to bid farewell to the hall and to mark the end of 126 years of floor trading history

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From left, in red jackets, HKEX chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia; Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po; Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor; HKEX chairman Chow Chung-kong; and secretary for financial services, James Henry Lau, at the ceremony to mark the end of floor trading. Photo: Edward Wong
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