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Beijing gives the green light to a new Shenzhen-Hong Kong stock trading link

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
hina's State Council gave its highly anticipated approval for the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect, which is modeled after a similar link between Shanghai and Hong Kong that launched nearly two years ago, allowing Chinese and overseas investors to trade in the two markets.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.