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Overview

The Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX) is based in Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

The MIC code for this exchange is XHKG. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is HKEX.

This page contains information on Hong Kong Exchange trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.

HKEX Trading Hours

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Trading Hours Summary:

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Hong Kong Standard Time (GMT+08:00).

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange closes for lunch / intermission each day. The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is open for a total of 5 hours 30 minutes per day.

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange does have extended hours trading. The Pre-Trading Session is from 9:00 am to 9:30 am. The Post-Trading Session is from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

We closely monitor the Hong Kong Stock Exchange for changes to their trading hour. Any changes official changes will be reflected here immediately. If you are aware of an upcoming change, please contact us.

Regular Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

9:00 am - 9:30 am — Opening Session

9:30 am - 12:00 pm — Morning Trading Session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm — Extended Morning Session

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm — Afternoon Trading Session

Partial Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

9:00 am - 9:30 am — Opening Session

9:30 am - 12:00 pm — Morning Trading Session

† All data is collected directly from primary sources — in this case, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

HKEX Market Holidays

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is be closed for fourteen holidays in 2022. The market also has one irregular schedule or half-day.

The next Hong Kong Stock Exchange holiday is Christmas and will be observed on Monday, December 26, 2022 which is 3 weeks from now.

All holiday data is collected exclusively from primary sources. We continually monitory the market for changes to ensure the highest level of accuracy.

Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

2022 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
Chinese New Year Monday, January 31, 2022 (past) Open, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
10 months ago
Chinese New Year Tuesday, February 1, 2022 (past) Closed
10 months ago
Chinese New Year Wednesday, February 2, 2022 (past) Closed
10 months ago
Chinese New Year Thursday, February 3, 2022 (past) Closed
10 months ago
Qingming Festival Tuesday, April 5, 2022 (past) Closed
8 months ago
Good Friday Friday, April 15, 2022 (past) Closed
8 months ago
Easter Monday, April 18, 2022 (past) Closed
8 months ago
Labor Day Monday, May 2, 2022 (past) Closed
7 months ago
Vesak Day Monday, May 9, 2022 (past) Closed
7 months ago
Dragon Boat Festival Friday, June 3, 2022 (past) Closed
6 months ago
Special Administrative Region Establishment Day Friday, July 1, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Mid-Autumn Festival Monday, September 12, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Double Ninth Festival Tuesday, October 4, 2022 (past) Closed
2 months ago
Christmas Monday, December 26, 2022 Closed
3 weeks from now
Christmas Tuesday, December 27, 2022 Closed
3 weeks from now

2023 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
New Year's Day Monday, January 2, 2023 Closed
4 weeks from now
Chinese New Year Monday, January 23, 2023 Closed
2 months from now
Chinese New Year Tuesday, January 24, 2023 Closed
2 months from now
Chinese New Year Wednesday, January 25, 2023 Closed
2 months from now
Qingming Festival Wednesday, April 5, 2023 Closed
4 months from now
Good Friday Friday, April 7, 2023 Closed
4 months from now
Easter Monday, April 10, 2023 Closed
4 months from now
Labor Day Monday, May 1, 2023 Closed
5 months from now
Vesak Day Friday, May 26, 2023 Closed
6 months from now
Dragon Boat Festival Thursday, June 22, 2023 Closed
7 months from now
National Day Monday, October 2, 2023 Closed
10 months from now
Double Ninth Festival Monday, October 23, 2023 Closed
11 months from now
Christmas Monday, December 25, 2023 Closed
1 year from now
Christmas Tuesday, December 26, 2023 Closed
1 year from now

† Indicates the market is closed in observance of the holiday on a different date than when the holiday officially occurs. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the market is open and has irregular trading hours.

HKEX Contact Information โ€” Address, Phone & Email:

If you have questions specifically about the content of this website, please contact us. Otherwise, use the details below the contact the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Hong Kong Stock Exchange
Exchange Square Block 1 And 2
8่™Ÿ 25 Connaught Pl,
Mid-Levels, Hong Kong
General Inquiries:

[email protected]

Office in Beijing:

[email protected]

Website:

www.hkex.com.hk

Phone Number:

+852 2522 1122

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About the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Hong Kong Stock Exchange – Market Structure

The MIC code for Hong Kong Stock Exchange is XHKG (HONG KONG EXCHANGES AND CLEARING LTD). This is an "Operating MIC". This means it is a parent entity that operates one or more subsidiary markets or trading platforms, which are called "Segment MICs."

The Segment MICs under XHKG are XHKG (HONG KONG EXCHANGES AND CLEARING LTD), SHSC (STOCK EXCHANGE OF HONG KONG LIMITED - SHANGHAI - HONG KONG STOCK CONNECT), SZSC (STOCK EXCHANGE OF HONG KONG LIMITED - SHENZHEN - HONG KONG STOCK CONNECT), and XGEM (HONG KONG GROWTH ENTERPRISES MARKET).

Each segment may have a different trading calendar and hours of operation. Additionally within a single segment MIC there can be different trading schedules for certain products, securities, or asset types.

Under the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, TradingHours.com has identified 17 unique trading schedules. To access the full dataset, please request a quote.

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Timezone

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Hong_Kong timezone. Commonly referred to as Hong Kong Standard Time. This timezone is currently GMT+08:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is HKT.

The Asia/Hong_Kong timezone does not observe Daylight Saving Time.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is $3.36 trillion USD.

Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Friday, December 2, 2022.

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Currency

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange trades in Hong Kong Dollars. The currency code is HKD. The currency symbol is "$".

Economy & Geography

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is headquartered in Hong Kong, Hong Kong located in Asia (Eastern Asia). ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ

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