Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Wall Street Journal  6 hrs ago  Comment 
No ‘workable proposal’ found after the city’s market regulator objected to weighted-voting structures sought after Alibaba listed in the U.S.
newratings.com  7 hrs ago  Comment 
LONDON (dpa-AFX) - Shares of Glencore plc (GLCNF, GLNCY, GLEN.L) climbed in Hong Kong and London trading on Monday after reports that the Anglo-Swiss commodities trader and miner is talking to potential buyers for its agriculture business....
Wall Street Journal  Sep 20  Comment 
Charles Li, now the head of Hong Kong’s stock exchange, recommended the bank’s hiring of children of Chinese officials, clients and potential clients.
Insurance Journal  Sep 18  Comment 
China Reinsurance Group Corp., the nation’s biggest reinsurer, received Hong Kong stock exchange approval for an initial public offering, people with knowledge of the matter said. The Beijing-based company plans to seek about $2 billion in the...
Reuters  Jul 4  Comment 
The operator of Hong Kong's stock exchange said it will introduce new controls to rein-in volatility, in a long-awaited announcement that comes as Chinese shares see wild price swings, fueling fears of a mainland market collapse.
Wall Street Journal  Jun 19  Comment 
Hong Kong’s stock exchange said it is planning to launch a second round of market consultations on whether to allow dual-class shares and other weighted voting structures.
Forbes  Jun 7  Comment 
Only 12 months after it began operations, and before the company has made even a single movie, Alibaba Pictures Group has seen the value of its publicly traded shares climb more than seven-fold to reach a $9.6 billion market cap on the Hong Kong...
Forbes  May 20  Comment 
Shares in Hanergy Thin Film Power were suspended at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange after they plunged by 47% this morning.
Forbes  Apr 1  Comment 
Hanergy's shares may be soaring, but questions over its accounting methods have cast a shadow over Hong Kong's stock exchange
Wall Street Journal  Mar 6  Comment 
Solar-power manufacturer Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has become the unlikely star performer of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in a development that is troubling market watchers.

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See also Investing in China.

As of 31 December 2007, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange had 1,241 listed companies[1] with a combined market capitalization of $2.7 trillion.[2] It is Asia's third largest stock exchange by market capitalization, behind the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Shanghai Stock Exchange.

Basic Information

==Exchange Symbols==2331

  • Google Finance: HKG
  • Thomson Reuters: HK
  • Yahoo! Finance: .HK

Market Information (as of 31 December 2007)

  • Trading Hours:
    • Pre-Market Session: 09:30 - 10:00[3]
    • Normal Trading Session: 10:00 - 14:00[3]
    • Post-Market Session: 14:00 - 14:10[3]
2004[4] 2005[5] 2006[6] 2007[7]
Number of Listed Companies1,0961,1351,1731,241
Domestic Market Capitalization (in $ million)861,4631,054,9991,714,9532,654,416
Value of Shares Traded (in $ million)439,464464,273832,4002,136,910
Average Daily Turnover (in $ million)1,7651,8803,3708,687
Average Value of Trades (in $ thousand)11.818.818.518.0
New Capital Raised from Initial Public Offerings (in $ million)12,47421,29142,97237,486
New Capital Raised from Secondary Public Offerings (in $ million)23,65517,04024,46536,541
Number of Trading Days249247247246

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Benchmark Index

The Hang Seng Index, composed of the 45 Hong Kong companies with the highest market capitalization, is the benchmark stock index of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Constituent Indices

  • Hang Seng Index (HSI-HK)
    • Hang Seng China Enterprise Index
    • Hang Seng China H-Financials Index
    • Hang Seng REIT Index
  • Hang Seng Composite Index Series
    • Hang Seng Composite Index
    • Hang Seng Hong Kong Composite Index (HSCI-HK)
      • Hang Seng Hong Kong LargeCap Index (HSHKLI-HK)
      • Hang Seng Hong Kong MidCap Index (HSHKMI-HK)
      • Hang Seng Hong Kong SmallCap Index (HSHKSI-HK)
    • Hang Seng Mainland Composite Index
      • Hang Seng China-Affiliated Corporations Index

Sector Indices

  • Hang Seng Index (HSI-HK)
    • HSI-Finance Index (HSF-HK)
    • HSI-Utilities Index (HSU-HK)
    • HSI-Property Index (HFP-HK)
    • HSI-Commerce and Industry Index (HSC-HK)
  • Hang Seng Composite Industry Indexes
    • Energy
    • Materials
    • Industrial Goods
    • Consumer Goods
    • Services
    • Telecommunications
    • Utilities
    • Financials
    • Properties & Construction
    • Information Technology
    • Conglomerates

Stocks listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange


  1. Number of Listed Companies (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  2. Domestic Market Capitalization (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Trading Hours, Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  4. Annual Statistics 2004, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  5. Annual Statistics 2005, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  6. Annual Statistics 2006, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  7. Annual Statistics 2007, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
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