The Hang Seng Index added 0.2 percent to 23,019.37 as of 9:31 a.m. in Hong Kong, heading for its highest close since April 14. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index increased 0.4 percent to 10,160.25. The gauge of mainland companies traded in the city climbed 1.7 percent last week, extending its rebound from a May 7 low to 4.8 percent, as investors weighed prospects for China��s policy makers to support growth with more stimulus.
The Standard & Poors 500 Index climbed to a record at the end of last week, closing above 1,900 for the first time, as a report showed purchases of new homes climbed in April. The U.S. and U.K. equity markets are closed for holidays today.
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