Hong Kong: Shares advance 2pc
STOCKS rallied two per cent yesterday, following another record-breaking close on Wall Street and ahead of a closely watched United States Federal Reserve policy decision.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 457.48 points to 23,304.02 on turnover of HK$60.84 billion .
On the index, Bank of Communications Co and Bank of China gaining 2.9 per cent and 2.2 per cent respectively.
Retailer Esprit Holdings closed at $HK13.80 buoyed by news that an executive from Zara had been hired to lead their product team. AFP