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Hong Kong-Shenzhen trading link makes lacklustre debut

Analysts not surprised, citing China's economic slowdown, the weak yuan and an expected hike in US interest rates

Both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen markets were down on Monday. The trading link was launched after a long delay.

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A LONG-DELAYED trading link between the exchanges of Hong Kong and Shenzhen in China made a disappointing debut on Monday, with markets on both sides of the border ending lower.

The link opens another door to the mainland's cloistered markets, allowing foreigners to buy...

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