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Shanghai's HK bourse 'connect' leaves small investors high and dry

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 05:50
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The Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme is designed to ensure it cannot be used to move money permanently out of mainland China.

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WHEN the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges "connect" on Monday, it will open multibillion-dollar channels for investors to play both markets, but some Chinese punters say it looks more like a bad trade. Overseas investment houses are salivating at the prospect of greater