The Financial Express

Hong Kong stocks hit 10-year high

Published: January 02, 2018 11:33:49 | Updated: January 03, 2018 11:26:42

HK stocks hit 10-year high

Hong Kong stocks hit a record high on Tuesday, rose to the highest level in over a decade, aided by a surge in property shares.

At 04:17 GMT, Chinese H-shares listed in Hong Kong rose 2.79 per cent at 12,035.56 while the Hang Seng Index was up 1.68 per cent at 30,421.26, reports Reuters.

The sub-index of the Hang Seng index tracking energy shares rose 2.6 per cent while the IT sector rose 2.4 per cent.

The top gainer on Hang Seng was Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd up 8.21 per cent, while the biggest loser was Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd which was down 3.75 per cent.

Share if you like