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MIC / Acronym
Hong Kong,
Hong Kong
Market Cap
$3.91 Trillion
Trading Hours
9:30 AM -
12:00 PM

Hong Kong Stock Exchange 2019

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Hong Kong Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX) is based in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Below is a break down of key Hong Kong Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Hong Kong Exchange is XHKG (operating MIC XHKG).

Market Capitalization

Hong Kong Stock Exchange as a Market Capitalization of $3.91 Trillion. By market cap, Hong Kong Stock Exchange is ranked 6 out of the 144 stock markets we track.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.

When is the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas December 25, 2019
Christmas December 26, 2019
New Year's Day January 1, 2020
New Year's Day January 27, 2020
New Year's Day January 28, 2020
Good Friday April 10, 2020
Easter Monday April 13, 2020
Birthday of the Buddha April 30, 2020
View all HKEX holidays »

Trading Schedule

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM — Opening Session
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM — Morning Trading Session
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM — Lunch
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM — Afternoon Trading Session
4:00 PM - 4:10 PM — Extended Hours
Real-Time Countdown »
Does the Hong Kong Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange closes for lunch each day at 12:00 PM and re-opens at 1:00 PM

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Timezone

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Hong_Kong timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +08:00. Referred to by its abbreviation HKT. Hong Kong does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Currency

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange trades shares in Hong Kong Dollar. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Hong Kong Dollar is HKD. The official currency symbol is "HK$". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between Hong Kong Dollar and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on November 16, 2019 .

Hong Kong Dollar

Economy and Geography

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is located in Asia (Eastern Asia) and its headquarters is located in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. You can browse all markets by country if needed.

Contact the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Hong Kong Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Hong Kong Stock Exchange can be found on the web at www.hkex.com.hk.

To contact the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +852 2522 1122
  • Email Address: info@hkex.com.hk
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Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX) official logo

What's Next?

Check out the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

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