Investors can consider ETFs and stock indices in Asia as just noise to be ignored. So, here’s what investors need to know about the new Hang Seng Tech Index.
Hang Seng Tech index components go through a portfolio re-balancing. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd endeavors to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided, but does not guarantee its accuracy and reliability and accepts no liability (whether in tort or contract or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any inaccurancies or omissions. }. Registered address at Cannon Bridge House, 25 Dowgate Hill, London EC4R 2YA. In the last twenty years, the HSI saw 1999 being its best year in terms of percentage change at 68.8% gains and the 2008 financial crisis inducing declines that resulted in the worst among which with a yearly fall of 48.27%.
An HSI Option is an option contract based on the Hang Seng Index which gives the holder the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell an underlying instrument at a stipulated price on a given date. Please ensure you fully understand the risks and take care to manage your exposure. Professional clients can lose more than they deposit. In the US, the case for outperformance of ETFs versus stock-picking can at times be clear. Motley Fool Hong Kong contributor Tim Phillips owns shares in Tencent Holdings Ltd. © 2020 The Motley Fool Hong Kong Limited.
The Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong has always been a poor representation of the stock universe in Hong Kong. IG accepts no responsibility for any use that may be made of these comments and for any consequences that result. New client: 1800 601 799 or email@example.com, IG | Sitemap | Terms and agreements | Privacy | How to fund | Cookies | About IG. Given the proximity to China and the large number of Chinese companies dominating the HSI, one can expect the economic and political backdrop in China to play the key role in affecting price movements. All trading involves risk. Moving about a couple of hundreds of points daily, the Hang Seng Index (HSI) is one of the most widely quoted gauges in Asia.
The information contained in this publication are obtained from, or based upon publicly available sources that we believe to reliable, but we make no warranty as to their accuracy or usefulness of the information provided, and accepts no liability for losses incurred by readers using research. First and foremost, it gives a big weighting to “old economy” stocks that were promising back in the 1990s and 2000s. http://www.hl.co.uk/shares/exchange-traded-funds-etfs/list-of-etfs?companyid=§orid=319&x=15&y=18. International investors may be subject to additional risks arising from currency fluctuations and/or local taxes or restrictions. What is CFD trading and how does it work. This helps to see better liquidity for trading on the index. The HS50 index within IG, which trades continuously, have sometimes been regarded to be better than futures in providing an indication of the opening levels for those watching the market open. Please ensure you fully understand the risks involved.
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