The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. (HKEx)
HISTORY | The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. (HKEx) was created in 2000 as the holding company for the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Futures Exchange and Hong Kong Securities Clearing. It provides an electronic platform for the trading, settlement and clearing of securities and derivatives.
MARKET POSITION | HKEx, listed on its own board in 2000, is the third-largest stock exchange in Asia and the tenth-largest globally in 2007, and hosts the benchmark Hang Seng Index Futures. Other listed products include options of stocks, interest rate futures, as well as futures and options for equity index.
OFFICIAL WEBSITE | http://www.hkex.com.hk