HK blue chips reverse course, HKEx shares jumpBusiness | 7 Nov 2018 4:06 pm
Hong Kong blue chips reversed course at the close after a rally at mid day today. The blue chip Hang Seng Index inched down by 0.16 percent, or 42.80 points at 26,078.16.
Shares in Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (0388) jumped by 1.17 percent at HK$224.40 after a reporting record profit for the first nine months.
Tencent Holdings (0700) dipped by 0.14 percent at HK$291.60.
CK Asset (1113) added 0.28 percent at HK$54.30, despite reports from Australia that its proposed bid for gas pipeline operator APA Group was described as "contrary to the national interest,” by Australian Treasurer Josh Frydenberg today.