The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) on June 1, 2010, fell 1.6 percent, or 16.34 points, to 1,002.8 Monday.
China's stock index futures closed lower Monday with the contract for April, the most actively traded, down 0.4 percent from the previous trading day to 3,344.6.
Chinese shares closed lower Monday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 7.28 points, or 0.24 percent, to 3,022.75.
Asian stocks gained for a third week as takeovers and the improving United States economy bolstered optimism that the global recovery can be sustained. Stocks also rose as Japan pledged support for businesses hit by the March 11 earthquake and made progress stabilizing a nuclear power plant.
China's stock index futures closed higher Friday with the contract for April, the most actively traded, up 1.39percent from the previous trading day to 3,366.0.
The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) on June 1, 2010, jumped 1.47 percent, or 14.73 points, to 1,019.14 Friday.
Hong Kong stocks gained 114.27 points, or 0.47 percent, to close at 24,396.07 on Friday.
Chinese shares closed higher Friday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 22.11 points, or 0.74 percent, to 3,030.02.
Goldman Sachs has bought a 12.02 percent stake worth more than $900 million in China's Taikang Life Insurance Co Ltd, as the US banking giant looks to benefit from growing demand for insurance products in the world's second-largest economy, Reuters reported on Friday.
China's repeatedlyinterest-rate increase measures in the past six months is spurring the world's biggest banks to say it's time to buy stocks in the fastest-growing major economy, Bloomberg News reported on Friday.
Hong Kong stocks edged down 3.25 points, or 0.01 percent, to close at 24,281.80 on Thursday.
The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) on June 1, 2010, rose 1.02 percent, or 10.15 points, to 1,004.41 Thursday.