China’s blue-chip stocks fall amid trade uncertainty; HK gains

Reuters | Sep 11, 2019 at 4:42 AM

China’s blue-chip stocks dropped on Wednesday, after a senior White House adviser played down expectations of fresh trade talks, while Beijing’s latest pledge to further liberalise financial markets seemed to generate limited enthusiasm.

Bond yields, stock prices supported ahead of central bank meetings

Euronews | Sep 11, 2019 at 4:34 AM

Asian stock markets held firm and bond yields rose on Wednesday as hopes of diminishing U.S.-China tensions and reduced risk of no-deal Brexit prompted investors to take profit in risk-off trade ahead of key central bank policy meetings.

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Hong Kong shares up 1.35 pct by midday

Xinhua News Agency | Sep 11, 2019 at 4:15 AM

Hong Kong stocks gained 361.19 points, or 1.35 percent, to close Wednesday’s morning session at 27,044.87 points.

Indian markets open flat

Xinhua News Agency | Sep 11, 2019 at 4:12 AM

Indian opened flat with positive note Wednesday on the back of firm global cues.

ChiNext Index lower at midday Wednesday

Xinhua News Agency | Sep 11, 2019 at 3:43 AM

The ChiNext Index, tracking China’s Nasdaq-style board of growth enterprises, went down 0.35 percent to 1,719.34 points in the morning session Wednesday.

Chinese shares end mixed at midday Wednesday

Xinhua News Agency | Sep 11, 2019 at 3:42 AM

China’s major stock indices ended mixed in the morning session Wednesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index remaining unchanged at 3,021.1 points.