Chinese equities returned to losing ways, as concern over global trade tension overshadowed the inclusion of more than 200 A shares inMSCI indexes.
Shanghai Composite Index falls 0.7%, its seventh loss in eight sessions; gauge rose 1.8% Thursday, biggest gain in a month.
Big-cap CSI 300 index drops 0.8%; ChiNext gauge slides 2%
Hang Seng Index adds 0.1%; Hang Seng China Enterprises Index +0.4%
MSCI debutants mixed, from First Capital Securities +6.1% to Perfect World -9.9%
Source : Bloomberg