A person wearing a protective mask walks past the signage for Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. (HKEX) at the Exchange Square complex in Hong Kong, China, on Wednesday, August 19, 2020.
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Major markets in Asia have seen turbulence in recent weeks after a rise earlier this year, including Hong Kong.
The Hang Seng Index (HSI) entered correction territory last week, falling more than 10% from its 52-week high in February. Still, the index gained 4.21% in the first quarter.
The Washington City Times took a look at the stocks with the biggest gains on the Hang Seng this year – none of them are technology names and one is up more than 30%.
According to data provider Refinitiv Eikon, here are the five major components of the Hang Seng index as of Wednesday’s market close.