(16 May 2013) China Overseas Grand Oceans Group Ltd. (“COGOGL” or the “Company”, Stock Code: 00081.HK) is pleased to announce that effective from the market close on 31 May 2013, it will become a constituent of China Index under the Morgan Stanley Capital International (“MSCI”) Global Standard Indices.
In addition to MSCI indices, COGOGL is also a constituent of Hang Seng Composite Index and Hang Seng Composite Index Series, which include Hang Seng Composite Index, Hang Seng Composite Industry Index – Properties & Construction and Hang Seng SmallCap Index.
COGOGL believes that the inclusion of its stocks in the above indices demonstrates the full recognition of its operation scale, profitability and governance by the international and local investors.
MSCI is a leading provider of global equity indices and benchmark related products and services to investors worldwide. MSCI index is one of the most widely used equity benchmark by international investors.
The list of changes in constituents for the MSCI Global Standard Indices has been posted on MSCI’s website. Please refer the following links for further details: