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Luoyan Liu

Chinese defy Hong Kong's protest gloom in hunt for bargain stocks

06 Dec 2019

SHANGHAI Chinese investors more than doubled their Hong Kong stocks purchases this year, braving market headwinds from violent street protests and the protracted Sino-U.S. trade war, which have battered the Asian financial hub's economy.

China's major shareholders sell A-shares, pressuring markets

28 Nov 2019

SHANGHAI Business owners and major shareholders are selling down their stakes in listed companies, producing a glut of shares in a market already under pressure from a slowing economy and the impact of the Sino-U.S. trade dispute.

GRAPHIC-China's traditional 'Nifty 50' darlings signal economic stress

22 Nov 2019

SHANGHAI, Nov 22 More than a third of China's "Nifty 50" stocks have, for the first time in three years, slipped to levels that suggest further economic slowdown and deterioration in their profitability.

China's STAR Market stocks cede lofty valuations

13 Nov 2019

SHANGHAI, Nov 13 Shares of half a dozen tech firms on China's newly-launched, Nasdaq-style STAR Market slid below their initial public offering (IPO) prices this month as a rapidly slowing economy forced investors to reassess their high valuations.

Foreign holdings of China equities at record

07 Nov 2019

SHANGHAI Foreign holdings of Chinese stocks rose to a record high by the end of the third quarter, despite the ups and downs in a protracted trade dispute with the United States, as Beijing further opens its financial markets to help fund businesses.

China's yuan slips, blue-chip stocks up for 7th day after Beijing cuts RRR

09 Sep 2019

* China's Aug exports unexpectedly shrink as US shipments slump

China's yuan slips, blue-chip stocks up for 7th day after Beijing cuts RRR

09 Sep 2019

* China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as US shipments slump

RPT-China's yuan slips, stocks gain after Beijing cuts RRR

09 Sep 2019

* China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as US shipments slump

China's yuan slips, stocks gain after Beijing cuts RRR

09 Sep 2019

* China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as US shipments slump

Trade war dents Chinese company profits, portfolio inflows

03 Sep 2019

SHANGHAI Some Chinese business sectors reported solid first half earnings, though a substantial fall in industrial profits and in tepid overseas investment inflows into China's stock markets show fallout from the protracted trade war with the United States.

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