Shanghai gains 0.4% in its first session of the new year, even as decliners led gainers by a 2:1...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shanghai gains 0.4% in its first session of the new year, even as decliners led gainers by a 2:1 margin. Leading gains were the insurers - Ping An +4% - after regulators moved to allow them to set up mutual funds. FXI -1% premarket.