Hong Kong and China Stock Connect market - Typhoon signal No. 8 affecting post trading
Please be informed that the Hong Kong Observatory announced that Typhoon Signal No. 8 will remain in force at least until 16:00 HKT today - 13 October 2021.
- All trading sessions, as well as clearing and settlement, for the Hong Kong and China Stock Connect markets will therefore not happen on 13 October 2021.
- Central Moneymarkets Unit (CMU) for Hong Kong fixed income securities including Bond Connect market, will continue to be available even under Typhoon Signal No. 8 today - 13 October 2021.
- Cash processing will continue to be available, but customers are requested to ensure STP and timely instructions to avoid processing issues.
- Customers should also take note that 14 October 2021 is a public holiday in Hong Kong. Therefore, Central Clearing and Settlement System (CCASS) services for the Hong Kong and China Stock Connect markets will only resume on 15 October 2021. Customers are advised to liaise with their brokers to realign their trades’ settlement date, if necessary.
Our Clearstream Banking Hong Kong Office is operating normal until further notice.