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FTSE China Index Series Quarterly Review- Sept 15

 

– Four additions to the FTSE China A50 Index in this review period
– Two additions to the FTSE China 50 Index

FTSE Russell has today announced the results of the FTSE China Index Series quarterly review.

The full FTSE China Index Series is reviewed in accordance with the index ground rules.

FTSE China indexes are widely regarded as a leading measure of the China equities market by domestic and international  investors.  Nearly  60% of  Assets  under  Management  (AuM)  in  globally  issued  China  Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) track a FTSE China index.

The FTSE China A50 Index represents the 50 largest A-Share companies in China and is  tracked by both domestic investors and internationally through a range of QFII investment portfolios.

The FTSE China 50 Index is a tradable index which captures the largest investable Chinese stocks (H Shares, P Chips and Red Chips) listed on the Hong Kong Exchange.  

Several changes were also made to other indexes in the comprehensive FTSE China Index Series which consists of over 260 indexes covering A Shares, B Shares, H Shares, Red Chips, P Chips, Hong Kong stocks and Bonds. Full details of all inclusions and exclusions for the FTSE China Index Series can be obtained at http://www.ftse.com/products/indices/china. All changes will be made effective from start of trading on Monday, 21 September 2015. The next quarterly review is on 2 December 2015. A summary of the  index changes is shown in the Appendix.

More information about the FTSE China Index Series including index rules governing the series is available at http://www.ftse.com/products/indices/china.

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Appendix
Summary of Index Changes - FTSE China Index Series Quarterly Review

FTSE China 50 Index
Inclusion: 2
Exclusion: 2

FTSE China A50 Index
Inclusions: 4
Exclusions: 4

FTSE China A 200 Index
Inclusions: 12
Exclusions: 12

FTSE China A 400 Index
Inclusions: 44
Exclusions: 44

FTSE China A Small Cap Index
Inclusions: 37
Exclusions: 31

FTSE China B 35 Index
Inclusion: 1
Exclusion: 1