BRIEF-Dongxing Securities posts 8.5 pct rise in Q1 net profit, 2016 down 33.8 pct

April 23 (Reuters) - Dongxing Securities Co Ltd

* Says 2016 net profit down 33.8 percent y/y at 1.35 billion

yuan ($196.09 million)

* Says Q1 net profit up 8.5 percent y/y at 302.5 million

yuan

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($1 = 6.8845 Chinese yuan renminbi)

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