According to China's Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation, on July 28, the latest statistics show that last week’s stock market transactions continued to increase sharply. The number of accounts trading in A shares increased from 23.06 million to 24.15 million. This number is the highest since early 2008, and is quadruple last year’s lowest point.
Last week's new stock trading accounts rose from 484,799 to 565,229 accounts, and the number of newly-opened fund accounts also continued to increase from 91,132 to 108,932, both hitting a new historic high.
Furthermore, statistics show that last week's A share accounts holding a position remained unchanged at 49.03 million accounts. Of the newly-opened accounts, there were 565,229 in A shares and 1,708 in B shares.
By People's Daily Online