Facix declines 5.9 points to 142.8, Sohu.com biggest gainer

(Hong Kong, October 16, 2000) The FinanceAsia Composite Internet Index (Facix) closed at 142.84 points on Friday, October 13, down 5.86 points (-3.94%) from the previous trading day.

Biggest gainers:

Sohu.com up 32.82%
Wherever.net up 21.74%
Sina.com up 20.83%

Biggest losers:

Sino-i.com down -12.39%
Greater China Technology down -14.75%
Pearl Oriental Cyberforce down -16.05%

To account for the Nasdaq or NYSE traded stocks, the Facix is calculated the following day, Hong Kong time.

The Facix is an index of 57 Asian "pure-play" or "intimately pure-play" internet stocks created and maintained by FinanceAsia, the leading capital markets magazine in the region.

The base currency for the Facix is the US dollar. Its value was set to 1,000 on January 3, 2000, the first trading day of the millennium. The list of constituent stocks is available from [email protected].