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Hong-Kong Stock Exchange




Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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Hong-Kong Stock Exchange 2016

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Hong Kong Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is based in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Below is a break down of key Hong Kong Stock Exchange figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 8th in Market Capitalization ($3.02 Trillion)

Market Cap over Hong Kong GDP ratio is 1111.19%

Hong Kong Statistics

Ranked 41st in Gross Domestic Product ($272.1 Billion)

Ranked 100th in Population (6.9 Million People)

Hong Kong Stock Exchange is the 8th largest exchange out of the 76 stock exchanges we track. The Hong Kong Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $3.02 Trillion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2016. Although the primary currency used by the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is the Hong Kong Dollar ($).

The population in Hong Kong is approximately 6.9 Million people and the country has a GDP of $272.1 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Hong Kong ranks 100th in terms of population and 51st in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 1111.19%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2016 and is updated yearly.

When is the Hong-Kong Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

The first weekday after Christmas Day 12/26/2016
The second weekday after Christmas Day 12/27/2016
New Years Day 01/02/2017
Lunar New Year 01/30/2017
Lunar New Year 01/31/2017
Ching Ming Festival 04/04/2017
Good Friday 04/14/2017
Easter Monday 04/17/2017
Labour Day 05/01/2017
The Birthday of the Buddha 05/03/2017
Tuen Ng Festival 05/30/2017
The day following National Day 10/02/2017
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 10/05/2017
Christmas Day 12/25/2017
Christmas Day 12/26/2017

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange trades shares in Hong Kong Dollar. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Hong Kong Dollar is HKD. The official currency symbol is "$". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between Hong Kong Dollar and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on October 12, 2016.

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Does the Hong Kong Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange closes for lunch each day at 12:00 PM and re-opens at 1:00 PM.

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Timezone

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Hong_Kong timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +08:00. Asia/Hong_Kong does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

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