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Stock Exchange of Hong Kong expands short-selling to 24 more securities

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While regulators in various European jurisdictions and in Korea were announcing restrictions on short-selling last week, starting on the 12th of August, twenty-four more shares listed in the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong could be sold short.

The shares include Lai Sun International, ITC Properties, SuccessUniverse, Pacific Online, SCMP Group, Media Chinese, CR Asia, Soundwill Holding, Donjian Env. HiSense Keleon, Brightoil, NT Pharma, Winsor PPT Hold, Da Ming International, BaofengModern, Milan Station, Zhuguang Holding, ChinaHongqiao, Chi Kingstone, Hilong, Prada, MGM China, Fe Horizon and Samling Global.

The exchange, meanwhile, removed 50 other securities from the list. The number