HONG KONG, Nov 15 (Reuters) – The Hong Kong stock market(HKEx) has actually efficiently finished its last trial run for marketparticipants in advance of the launch on Monday of a trading schemethat connect the island city’s bourse to China’s main stockmarket. The suggested Shanghai Hong Kong Stock Link programme ispart of China’s plan to open its stock exchange to globalinvestors for the initial time, while permitting Mandarin investorsto buy Hong Kong detailed stocks. Hong Kong and also Shanghai have been functioning against a tightdeadline given that the plan was revealed in April to ensure it willbe a success. Sunday’s driving test was conducted to make certain the systems ofthe 2 stock market are properly hooked up, HKEx said in a statement. The Shanghai exchange additionally ran the driving test onSaturday, it added. In all, 97 brokers and also other exchange participants, representing regarding 80 per cent of HKEx’s securities marketturnover joined the driving test on Sunday, the exchange claimed. “We prepare to release as well as anticipating the beginningof a new chapter at HKEx,” Chief Executive Officer Charles Li stated. >> ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ For a plan of stories on stock link, double-click ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^> > (Reporting by Denny Thomas, editing by Louise Heavens)FinanceInvestment & & Business InformationHKExstock marketHong Kong