Compliance / Governance

Exchange Reminds Listed Issuers about Corporate Disclosures

In the run-up to the new year and the beginning of the reporting season for the majority of listed companies in Hong Kong (including this author’s company), the stock exchange issued a reminder today regarding corporate disclosures in annual reports.  David Graham, the Chief Regulatory Officer and Head of Listing commented:

As we approach the reporting season for …

Featured / Listing Rules

Extended HKEx Trading Hours

Effective Monday July 25th, 2016, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange will launch a new Closing Auction Session (CAS). With the introduction of CAS, the market closing time will be extended from 4:00pm to 4:10pm. In the event of a half trading day, trading will be extended from 12:00 pm to 12:10 pm. The trading hours under the …

Listing Rules

Changes to HKEx Announcements Publication Window

The HKex has announced that, effective 25 July 2016, the trading window for filing announcements and notices on the website of the HKEx will be changed. On normal business days, the afternoon window will now open at 4:30pm instead of 4:15pm. On the eves of Christmas, New Year and Lunar New Year when there is …