Bourse says Alibaba not blocked from stock connectBusiness | 14 Feb 2020 3:33 pm
Charles Li Xiaojia, the chief executive of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (0388) said, th bourse did not block Alibaba Group (9988) from being included in the Hong Kong stock connect.
It was reported that Alibaba was excluded from the trading scheme.
HKEX has to cooperate with mainland's stock exchanges and allow mainlanders to invest in the best company in China, Li said.
He also said the financial market is strong amid the outbreak of the coronavirus and the stock market is operating smoothly.
Li sounded positive about public offerings in the city.