The expansion will boost inflows to Hong Kong and mainland China stock markets, but the real game changer will be when mainland investors can invest in secondary-listed Chinese companies in Hong Kong.
Despite high expectations for a finance super-highway as part of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, some say the connect schemes are faltering.
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After 40 years of servicing the Asia Pacific region, State Street highlights the key trends it expects to shape the future of the asset management industry.
Another year of travel restrictions would severely test the patience of Hong Kong asset management professionals. But they still have faith in the huge potential of Hong Kong as a gateway for mainland China’s wealth.
For Chinese investors aiming to divest their onshore assets, Renminbi-denominated stocks in Hong Kong might not be a better option.
The cross-border ETF link between Hong Kong and mainland China is set to boost the country’s global market integration and further strengthen Hong Kong's ETF flow.
The Stock Connect has contributed net inflows of Rmb1.5 trillion and HKD2.1 trillion into mainland A-shares and H-shares, respectively.
While the evolution of the Hong Kong-China Stock Connect has made accessing A-shares easier, obstacles around trading rules remain. What's key to strengthen the scheme?
Six investment professionals share their thoughts on the elements crucial to the success of the newly launched Shanghai-London Stock Connect.
A link between China and London's stock markets has long been in the offing. But due to a series of challenges it may never get off the ground, reports sister publication FinanceAsia.
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Good ideas appear obvious with hindsight but the Hang Seng Big Bay Area indexes are a great market indicator for investors who are interested in investing in a dynamic region in the making.
China plans to restrict investor access to the new trading scheme due to the risks involved in investing in depository receipts, a consultation paper shows.