Analyses | Regional and economic development | 2016-09-24 | HKET

Would the ‘Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect’ foster the inclusion of China A-shares into MSCI EMI?

There is a speculation that the approval of ‘Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect’ scheme is a favourable sign for China A-shares to be included in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (EMI). Considering that A-shares have been denied by the EMI three times previously, are ‘Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect’ really the magic words?

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