Friday, October 31, 2014   

Hang Seng finishes flat, Shanghai up
(07-08 16:41)

Hong Kong shares ended virtually unchanged on Tuesday following a negative lead from Wall Street while traders await the release of Chinese inflation and trade data later in the week.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index edged up 0.46 points to 23,541.38 on turnover of HK$51.21 billion, AFP reports.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.20 percent, or 4.09 points, to 2,064.02 on turnover of 81.6 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 0.77 percent, or 8.55 points, to 1,120.38 on turnover of 127.1 billion yuan.   
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