Shenzhen Stock Exchange to release ChiNext board index and build sound multi-layered index system

Shenzhen Stock Exchange to release ChiNext board index and build sound multi-layered index system

31/05/10

The SZSE has announced in recent days that the ChiNext board index will be officially released on June 1, 2010 for the purpose of meeting the needs of ChiNext market development.

The ChiNext board index, SZSE component index and SME board index will be the core indexes showing the operation of SZSE-listed stocks.

On October 23, 2009, the successful launch of the ChiNext board signals that China’s multi-layered capital market system has been established fundamentally. In the past half year, the ChiNext had made the steady development, with the scale continuously expanding in the concerted effort of all sides and elaborate care.

The ChiNext board indexes includes price index and return index; the ChiNext board price index will be the main index with the abbreviation “ChiNext Index” and the code “399006”, the ChiNext Return Index with the abbreviation “ChiNext board R” and the code “399606”.The base date of the ChiNext board indexes will be May 31, 2010 with the basis point of 1000.

The ChiNext board indexes can comprehensively and objectively reflect the overall price move of ChiNext board stocks.