Stock Exchange

Stock Exchange

Hong Kong Stocks Market

All Hong Kong public trading stock are list in the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Centre. Hong Kong first formal stock exchange market is founded in 1891, after that, in the year of 1986; Hong Kong became very modernize and internationally recognized. HKEx is very mature, rational and sensitive to the global changes. If companies from mainland China can list in both Hong Kong and Mainland China, it can from the advantage on “A+H”, allowing investors to predict the company’s potential according to its stock performance in Hong Kong.
Trading is conducted on Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) at the following times:



Full Day Trading

Half Day Trading

Auction Session

Pre-opening Session

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Continuous Trading Session


9:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Morning Session

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Not applicable

Afternoon Session

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Not applicable

Auction Session

Closing Auction Session

4:00 p.m. to a random closing between 4:08 p.m. and 4:10 p.m.

12:00 noon to a random closing between 12:08 p.m. and 12:10 p.m.

Note: There is no Extended Morning Session and Afternoon Session on the eves of Christmas, New Year and Lunar New Year.  There will be no Extended Morning Session if there is no Morning Session.