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About HKEX

Three Vertically
Integrated Core Markets

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
Listed Companies
31 December 2019
$38.2 trillion
Total market cap
31 December 2019
Global IPO venue
6 out of last 10 years
Hong Kong Futures Exchange
263 million
Contracts traded
FY 2019
Annual volume growth
FY 2000-2019
1.94 million
USD/CNH Futures contracts traded, a record high
London Metal Exchange
176 million
Annual lots traded
FY 2019
3.9 billion
Annual tonnes traded
FY 2019
Global delivery locations
31 December 2019

Leader in China Connectivity

Leader in China Connectivity Leader in China Connectivity

Our Activities


HKEX is a world-leading capital raising venue for Hong Kong, Mainland Chinese and international issuers. We also act as the frontline regulator of companies listed in Hong Kong.


A wide range of products are traded on our markets, including equities, ETFs, REITs, bonds, structured equity products, equity index and single stock derivatives, currency futures and commodity derivatives.


We offer a vertically integrated solution in all of our markets, acting as the clearing house and settlement system for on-exchange and certain over-the-counter transactions.

Market Data

We provide a comprehensive range of real-time, delayed and historic market data feeds related to our markets through multiple channels.

Reference Prices

LME forms the trusted reference prices in the global base metals market. Through our partnerships, we have also developed benchmark indices in onshore and offshore Chinese equities and the RMB exchange rate.


We provide various ways to connect to our markets, and offer hosting and colocation services in our state-of-the-art data centre in Hong Kong.