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Movement in premium/discount
Source: State Street Bank and Trust Company as of July 20, 2017
Notes on indices
The MSCI Golden Dragon Index is a free float-adjusted market capitalization index that is designed to measure equity market performance in the China region. As of May 2005 the MSCI Golden Dragon Index consisted of the following country indices: China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
The Hang Seng China Enterprise Index is a capitalization-weighted index comprised of state-owned Chinese companies (H-shares) listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and included in HSMLCI index.
The Shanghai Stock Exchange 180 'A' Share Index is a capitalization-weighted index. The index tracks the daily price performance of the 180 most representative 'A' share stocks listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.