Has Shanghai stock market really done so badly over past decade?

The Hang Seng index recently closed at its highest level in a decade. In contrast, the Shanghai market hit 3,378 points, almost halving its previous high of 6,124 points set on Oct. 16, 2007. Does that mean mainland investors have suffered huge losses from ... ( read original story ...)

China equities play catch-up after week off

In Shanghai financial stocks were broadly higher, reflecting positive market sentiment a week after China’s central bank decided to cut its reserve requirement ratio for banks on Sunday, October 1. In Hong Kong, however, equities mostly took cues from US ... ( read original story ...)

Markets up in Asia, Europe as financial leaders back easy money

India’s Sensex picked up 0.6 per cent to 32,612.52, but the Shanghai Composite index slipped 0.4 per cent to 3,378.47. Shares in Southeast Asia were higher. GLOBAL FINANCE: Finance ministers declared the recovery from the 2008 financial crisis incomplete ... ( read original story ...)