Northbound stock trade sees a net fund inflow of 1.096 billion yuan
The Shanghai – Hong Kong Stock Connect saw a net fund inflow of 1.10 billion yuan for northbound trade on Wednesday.
The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.65 percent, at 2,931.59 points on the close, while the Hang Seng index closed 1.31 percent higher, to 20,436.12 points.
Among the total 568 stocks eligible for the northbound trade, 326 counters rose, 206 shares declined, and the balance 36 remained unchanged.
Among the total eligible shares, China Railway Erju Co Ltd, Sino-Platinum Metals Co Ltd and Xiamen Tungsten Co Ltd surged by their 10 percent maximum daily limit.