Chinese Shares

Asia hit by fresh Wall Street falls, China stocks reach multi-month lows

In addition to pressure from the drop in global shares, Chinese equities were weighed by factors such as investors attempting to stay liquid ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays and pressure to meet rising margin calls.

Feb 09, 2018, 09:37 AM IST

Oil slides below $33 to near 12-year low as China turmoil rattles investors

Oil fell below $33 a barrel on Thursday for the first time since April 2004 as a fall in Chinese shares rattled investors already concerned by near-record production and massive stockpiles of unwanted crude and refined products.


Jan 07, 2016, 21:24 PM IST

Chinese shares open mixed

The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.02 percent lower at 12,699.15 points.

Nov 23, 2015, 07:52 AM IST

Chinese shares extend gains

Chinese shares extended a rally on Friday as official data showed recovery of the country's housing market in September.

Oct 23, 2015, 14:07 PM IST

Europe, Asia stocks set for worst monthly drop in three years on China, Fed

Oil prices fell again both on the Fed rates outlook and as investors took profits on last week`s 10 percent rise.

Aug 31, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

Chinese shares crash for the 2nd day, central bank cuts rates

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 7.63 per cent to 2,964.97 points, following the 8.49-per cent loss in its worst daily slump since February 2007.

Aug 25, 2015, 17:28 PM IST

China stocks rout stings world equities, commodities

The biggest rout in Chinese shares in eight years stoked concerns on Monday over slowing growth in the world`s No. 2 economy, knocking down global equities and the prices of key commodities.

Jul 27, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

China stock market crashes to 8-year low as investors jittery

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index plunged 8.48 percent to close at 3,725.56 points, in the sharpest daily drop since February 27, 2007.

Jul 27, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

China to keep buying stocks in bid to quell market panic

China will unleash more funds to stabilise its sharemarket, state media reported on Monday, after Shanghai stocks saw their biggest daily fall for more than eight years.

Jul 27, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

China stocks tumble, suffer biggest one-day loss in 8 years

Major indexes suffered their largest one-day drop since 2007, shattering a period of relative calm in China`s volatile stock markets since Beijing unleashed a barrage of support measures to arrest a slump that began in mid-June.

Jul 27, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

Chinese shares plunge more than 5%

Chinese shares extended the plunges of recent weeks on Friday, falling more than five percent within an hour of opening.

Jul 03, 2015, 07:57 AM IST

Chinese shares sink further, Hong Kong hit by Greece crisis

Chinese shares tumbled Monday after a rollercoaster ride, extending losses of the past two weeks, while Hong Kong also sank on expectations Greece will default on its debt and possibly crash out of the eurozone.

Jun 29, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Shanghai stocks plunge 6.42% by close

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dived 6.42 percent, or 307.00 points, to 4,478.36 on turnover of 685.5 billion yuan ($112.2 billion). The index lost 13.32 percent over the week.

Jun 19, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Global shares fall on China margin crackdown, dollar gains

Global equity markets fell on Friday as a crackdown on margin lending in China sent ripples around the world, while the dollar gained on rising U.S. consumer price data that should keep the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year.

Apr 18, 2015, 00:07 AM IST

China shares slump 7.70%, biggest fall in six years

Chinese shares closed down 7.70 percent on Monday, the biggest fall in more than six years, after regulators cracked down on margin trading that has fuelled a market rally, analysts said.

Jan 19, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

Asia stocks slip as China service data sours mood

Tokyo`s Nikkei fell 0.2 percent and mainland Chinese shares slipped 0.5 percent from a seven-month high hit just before the data.

Aug 05, 2014, 08:33 AM IST