Hong Kong: Hang Seng sheds 0.42pc
STOCKS closed 0.42 per cent lower yesterday, following speculation the US Federal Reserve may soon wind down its stimulus programme.
The Hang Seng Index slipped 97.65 points to 23,206.37 on turnover of HK$59.20 billion.
Aluminum Corp of China slipped 3.33 per cent to HK$2.90 while China Minsheng Banking lost 2.41 per cent to end at HK$8.890.
ICBC shares fell 0.7 per cent to HK$5.43, HSBC was off 0.64 per cent at HK$85.45 and shares of Bank of Communications fell 1.1 per cent to HK$5.67. AFP