Hong Kong Futures Exchange

HKEX provides efficient and diversified markets for trading futures and options contracts through its more than 160 participant organizations. The derivatives market under HKEX trades a broad range of products, including; equity indices, stocks and currencies.


On May 6, 1986, HKEX launched its flagship product, the HSI Future, which is still the most popular futures product in HKEX’s derivatives markets today. Hong Kong has a free market economy with low taxation and is highly dependent on international trade and finance. 

H-shares Index Futures & Options

There has been growing investor interest in China-related securities resulting from the rapid expansion of the Mainland economy.  The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index (HSCEI) is a market capitalization-weighted stock index, compiled and calculated by Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited. The HSCEI tracks the performance of major H-shares, issued by People's Republic of China (PRC) issuers under PRC law, and listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. The par values of these contracts are denominated in Renminbi, and are subscribed for and traded in Hong Kong dollars.  

Highlighted Products:

  • Hang Seng Index Futures
  • H Shares Index Futures
  • Mini Hang Seng Index Futures
  • Mini H Shares Index Futures
  • RMB Currency Futures - USD/CNH Futures
  • HSCEI Dividend Point Index Futures
  • HSI Dividend Point Index Futures

    To ensure most recent links are available, the above product contract specifications are to be sought out by visiting HKEX and choosing Products and Services, then, Derivatives Products.