China Shanghai Composite Stock Market Index

The Shanghai Composite dropped 72.28 points or 1.99% to 3564.08 on Wednesday, extending declines for a third consecutive session as escalating worries over policy tightening in China continued to weigh on sectors with almost record-high valuations. Further denting sentiment, Hong Kong’s government increased its stamp duty on equity transactions to 0.13% from 0.1% on the … Read more