China stocks ended mixed on Wednesday, with gains in banking and infrastructure firms offset by losses in consumer and real estate shares.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 8.76 points, or 0.26 percent, at 3,445.36. The blue-chip CSI300 index was down 0.23 percent, with its financial sector sub-index higher by 0.92 percent, the consumer staples sector down 2.57 percent, the real estate index down 0.79 percent and healthcare sub-index down 0.85 percent.
The smaller Shenzhen index ended down 0.3 percent and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was higher by 0.72 percent.
Source : Reuters