The Shanghai Stock Exchange is a Chinese stock exchange or bourse based in the city of Shanghai. It is one of the three stock exchanges operating independently in the People's Republic of China. The other two are the Shenzhen Stock Exchange and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. But the contrast to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, the Shanghai Stock Exchange is still not entirely open to foreign investors due to tight capital account controls exercised by the Chinese mainland authorities.
Shanghai Composition: The constituents for SSE Composite Index covers all listed stocks of A Group and B Group shares at Shanghai Stock Exchange.The base date for SSE Composite Index is December 19, 1990. The base value was set to 100. The index was launched on July 15, 1991.
Other conditions fixed by the State Council. The conditions for applications for the listing of shares by limited companies involved in high and new technology are set out separately by the State Council
The regulations of Securities Law of the People’s Republic of China and Company Law of the People’s Republic of China have laid out certain norms for limited companies applying for the listing of shares. Read more »