Shanghai-Hong Kong /Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect

Under Shanghai-Hong Kong /Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) and Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) / Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) will establish mutual order-routing connectivity and related technical infrastructure to enable investors in their respective markets to trade designated equity securities listed on each market. Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited (HKSCC) and China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation Limited (ChinaClear) will be responsible for clearing, settlement and the provision of depository, nominee and other services for the trades initiated by the investors in their respective markets. Some of the reasons to use Shanghai-Hong Kong /Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect:

  • Participate in growth of the most exciting emerging economy – China

  • Convenience - no need to have an account in China

  • Efficiency - HKEx subsidiaries are responsible for trading, clearing and settlement, with all fund transfers taking place in Hong Kong