NYSE Euronext signs contract to manage China Securities indices
NYSE Euronext has agreed with China Securities Index (CSI) to manage the calculation of three of CSI’s indices: Overseas China Internet Index, Overseas China Consumer Discretionary Index and Overseas China Consumer Staples Index. CSI will use the global index services of NYSE Euronext for the maintenance, calculation and distribution of the three index values and data. Furthermore, Exchange Traded Products that track these indices are expected to list and trade on NYSE Arca, NYSE Euronext’s all-electronic US trading platform.
Shanghai Stock Exchange launches new technology enterprises index
On 10 February 2012, the Shanghai Stock Exchange, in cooperation with China Securities Index, launched the SSE High and New Technology Enterprises Index designed to serve as new investable benchmarks for investors.
Shenzhen Stock Exchange launches strategic emerging industry index series
On 1 February 2012, the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, in cooperation with the Shenzhen Securities Information, launched the SZSE strategic emerging industry index series, including SZSE strategic emerging industry index, SME strategic emerging industry index and ChiNext strategic emerging industry index.