Beset by China's soured scrutiny, BABA-SW (09988.HK) and TENCENT (00700.HK) plummeted 3.5% and 4.3% to $185.4 and $468.8. MEITUAN-W (03690.HK) slid 7.5% to $218.2. CG SERVICES (06098.HK) tumbled 9.3% to $54.
Blue chips picked up broadly. Among financials, HSBC HOLDINGS (00005.HK) fared the best by picking up 4.1% to $44.1.