Hong Kong: In line with global markets
SHARES jumped 1.67 per cent yesterday, in line with a global rally after the US Federal Reserve said it would leave its stimulus programme unchanged.
The Hang Seng Index rose 385.06 points to 23,502.51 on turnover of HK$71.66 billion.
Property shares rallied with Sun Hung Kai up 5.1 per cent while, Sino Land added 8.6 per cent.
In banking stocks, Bank of China climbed 1.39 per cent to HK$3.65 while Bank of East Asia rose 1.87 per cent to HK$32.65.
In the meantime, Shanghai was closed for a public holiday. AFP