Wednesday, October 1, 2014   

Hang Seng gains on bargain hunting
(04-29 16:16)

Hong Kong shares jumped 1.45 percent on Tuesday on bargain-hunting following a rebound on Wall Street, while investors await the release of key economic data later in the week.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended up 321.36 points at 22,453.89 on turnover of HK$61.18 billion, AFP reports.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.84 percent, or 16.85 points, to 2,020.34 on turnover of 56.8 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 1.25 percent, or 12.57 points, to 1,019.84 on turnover of 64.7 billion.   
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Hang Seng plunges ahead of holidays (09-30 16:36)
French public debt over 2.0 trillion euros for first time: data (09-30 14:59)
German retail sales climb in August (09-30 14:25)
China September PMI misses estimate: HSBC (09-30 14:05)
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