Business UK shares list in China, a first for foreign firms Updated : June 18, 2019 06:43 AM IST The launch of the London-Shanghai Stock Connect marks "the first time that any foreign company will be able to list in mainland China", a statement said. The announcement Monday was the "centrepiece" of the UK-China Economic and Financial Dialogue, the Treasury said. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.