The index includes any company domiciled in China that trades on a developed market exchange other than Hong Kong. ADRs and GDRs are eligible for inclusion in the index. Foreign investors usually access Chinese equities through H-share baskets or indexes. H-shares are the stocks of companies incorporated in mainland China that are traded on the Hong Kong Stock exchange. The new index gives access to Chinese companies that are not currently available through H-shares.
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