HKEx Changes Designated Securities for Short Selling
The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx), announces that with effect from 4 August 2010 (Wednesday), 40 additional securities will be eligible for short selling and 19 existing designated securities will be removed from the list. The total number of designated securities for short selling will be 603 after the revision.
The securities to be added to the list of designated securities and the securities to be removed from such list are shown in the attachment. The revised list of all designated securities is available on the HKEx website.