Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect

(Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect) is a ground-breaking mutual market access programme which allows investors in Hong Kong and Mainland China to trade and settle eligible shares listed on the other market via local brokerages, exchanges and clearing houses.  Under the programme, all trading are settled in Renminbi.  As the first step of HKEX’s China Connect Programme, it paves the way for possible mutual market access across other asset classes and connecting with other markets in the future.

Under Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of HKEX, and SSE will establish mutual order-routing connectivity and related technical infrastructure to enable investors of their respective market to trade designated equity securities listed in the other’s market.

 

Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect

(Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect) is a securities trading and clearing links programme to be developed by Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX), Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) and China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation Limited (ChinaClear), aiming to achieve a breakthrough in mutual market access between the Mainland and Hong Kong.

Under Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of HKEX, and SZSE will establish mutual order-routing connectivity and related technical infrastructure to enable investors of their respective market to trade designated equity securities listed in the other’s market. Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect (SZ-HK Stock Connect) is a securities trading and clearing links program developed by The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK), the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE), Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited (HKSCC) and China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation Limited (ChinaClear) for the establishment of mutual market access between the Hong Kong and Shenzhen.

Under SZ-HK Stock Connect, SEHK, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx), and SZSE will establish mutual order-routing connectivity and related technical infrastructure to enable investors of their respective markets to trade designated equity securities listed in the other’s market.

HKSCC, also a wholly-owned subsidiary of HKEx, and ChinaClear will be responsible for the clearing and settlement of trades executed through SZ-HK Stock Connect and the provision of depository, nominee and other related services to Hong Kong and international investors, and investors in the Mainland, respectively. Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect (SZ-HK Stock Connect) is a securities trading and clearing links program developed by The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK), the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE), Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited (HKSCC) and China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation Limited (ChinaClear) for the establishment of mutual market access between the Hong Kong and Shenzhen.

Trading of SZSE Securities, under ShenZhen Connect except ChiNext stocks, is open to all Hong Kong and overseas investors including institutional and individual investors.