small position in a small-cap value index to harness that asset class' historic performance edge relative to U.S. blue chips and to facilitate periodic intra-asset-class rebalancing. On the international side, I employed discrete developed
SHANGHAI, Nov 13 (Reuters) - China stocks fell on Thursday, dragged lower by a slump in small-cap shares, but blue chips held firm ahead of the planned Shanghai-Hong Kong connect scheme that's expected to see foreign funds move into large and mid-cap Chinese companies.
13 (Reuters) - China and Hong Kong stocks eased on Thursday, dragged lower by a slump in small-cap shares, but blue chips held firm ahead of the planned Shanghai-Hongkong connect scheme that is expected to see foreign funds guided into large
MUMBAI, Nov 7 (Reuters) - India's benchmark BSE index edged lower on Friday after setting records in each of the previous four sessions as investors took profits in recent outperformers such as State Bank of India, with caution also prevailing ahead of monthly U.S. jobs data.
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index climbed 0.79 percent to close at 602.59 points on Friday, led by gains in some blue chips , with property firm HAGL extending gains after a fund deal. Masan Group Corp shares jumped 4.27 percent to close
PARIS, Nov 7 (Reuters) - European shares rose in early trade on Friday, helped by positive corporate results from blue - chips including steelmaker ArcelorMittal as investors awaited key U.S. monthly jobs data.
* Shares down 8.5 pct, weakest of European blue - chips (Adds share reaction, analyst comment)
COLOMBO, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan stocks extended their gains for a sixth straight session on Thursday, ending near a three-week closing high, helped by blue - chips and foreign buying.
PARIS, Oct 28 (Reuters) - European shares rose in early trade on Tuesday, reversing the previous session's dip as better-than-expected results from a number of blue - chips including pharma group Novartis and bank UBS helped lift sentiment.
ZURICH, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Swiss stocks were expected to open higher on Tuesday, boosted by solid earnings at blue - chips Novartis and UBS