• The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 0.22% lower, to 18,162.35 on Thursday; the S&P 500 index went 0.14% down at 2,141.34; the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 0.09%, at 5,241.83
  • Outstanding amounts of margin financing in the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges as of October 20 increased 1.518 billion yuan to 900.648 billion yuan, rising for a fourth trading day
  • PBOC will inject 70 billion yuan via its 7-day reverse repurchase operation into the financial system, 40 billion yuan via 14-day reverse repurchases, and 50 billion yuan via 28-day reverse repurchases. Meanwhile, maturing reverse repos will drain 40 billion yuan from the system,
  • PBOC fixed the yuan’s mid price at 6.7558, 247 basis points weaker than the last fixing and the largest drop since August 29
  • Wuhan Ligong Guangke CO.Ltd. (subscription code: 300557) will accept investors’ subscription today. The company will sell 14 million shares at 13.91 yuan per share, implying a PE ratio of 22.99 times: FINTS
  • Nancal Energy-Saving Technology Co.,Ltd., Beijing Wanji Technology Co., Ltd. and Hangzhou Jizhi Mechatronic Co., Ltd. debut on the A-share market, surging by its 44% daily maximum limit of the first day trading
  • The Shanghai index opened 0.1% lower at 9:25 Beijing time, while the Shenzhen index fell 0.01% and the ChiNext index climbed 0.16%