Swire Properties Limited (“Swire Properties” or “the Company”; Stock Code: 1972) is pleased to announce today that it has been added as a constituent of MSCI (Morgan Stanley Capital International) World Index, effective 30 November 2012. The news was announced today at the November 2012 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indices.
Swire Properties is a leading developer, owner and operator of mixed-use commercial properties in Hong Kong and Mainland China. The inclusion of the Company into the MSCI World Index demonstrated the long-term investment value of Swire Properties and reaffirmed its excellent fundamentals, gaining recognitions from investors worldwide.
For the last four decades, Swire Properties develops and manages world-class commercial, retail, hotels and residential properties, typically in large mixed-use developments. The Company is known for transforming districts into vibrant business and residential neighbourhoods. In addition to Hong Kong and Mainland China, Swire Properties has a presence in the United States and the United Kingdom.
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