ChiNext Index up -- June 21

2010-06-21 17:17:23

The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on June 1, was up 40.53 points, or 4.05 percent, to close at 1,040.80 points in Monday's trading.

China stock index futures up -- June 21

2010-06-21 17:16:54

China's stock index futures closed up Monday with the contract for July, the most actively traded, up 2.84 percent from the previous trading day to end at 2,804.8 points.

China's stocks rise Monday on RMB exchange rate flexibility announcement

2010-06-21 16:31:42

Chinese equities rose on Monday as the Chinese government said over the weekend that it would allow greater flexibility in the yuan's exchange rate.

Weakness to stay: Analysts

2010-06-21 09:37:57

The Chinese stock market is likely to remain weak and directionless in the days ahead as uncertainties about Beijing's macro-policy stance may continue to weigh on it, anlaysts said.  

China is world's 3rd largest stock market

2010-06-19 10:24:57

China has become the world's third largest stock market as total market value of the Shanghai and Shenzhen markets hit 20.96 trillion yuan ($3.07 trillion) as of the end of May, the country's securities regulator said Friday.

Yuan forwards head for biggest gain this year

2010-06-19 09:16:22

Yuan forwards headed for the biggest gain this year amid mounting calls for China to allow its currency to resume appreciation before leaders from the Group of 20 nations meet on June 26-27 in Toronto.

Mainland stocks fall the most in three weeks

2010-06-19 09:01:05

Mainland stocks fell the most in three weeks as pharmaceutical, technology and consumer companies slumped on concern valuations are excessive given the prospect of further monetary tightening and slowing economic growth.

China's stocks fall Friday

2010-06-18 16:50:40

Chinese equities fell for the second consecutive trading day on Friday led by a slump of health-care shares on profit taking.

Market roundup

2010-06-18 10:39:07

Stocks fall on steel industry downgrade

2010-06-18 10:31:13

China's stocks fell on Shenyin & Wanguo Securities Co's downgrade of the steel industry and concern healthcare companies may be overvalued given their earnings outlook.

Hong Kong stocks finish 0.41% higher -- June 17

2010-06-17 17:13:37

Hong Kong stocks resumed trading on Thursday and closed up 81.59 points, or 0.41 percent, at 20,143.74 points.

ChiNext Index down -- June 17

2010-06-17 16:52:43

The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on June 1, was down 57.36 points, or 5.11 percent, to close at 1,064.84 points in Thursday's trading.