BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) — The ChiNext Index, China’s NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, was down 0.75 percent to open at 1,371.34 points on Thursday.

The ChiNext Index, together with the Shenzhen Component Index and the Shenzhen SME (small- and medium-sized enterprises) Board Index, are major indices reflecting the performance of stocks listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.