HKEx News Release 

HKEx Hosts Founding Members Conference for its Mainland Market Data Hub


Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) hosted a conference with Founding Members of its Mainland Market Data Hub (MMDH) in Shanghai on 11 December 2013 as part of its ongoing efforts to facilitate idea exchanges and keep Mainland market participants abreast of its latest developments.

The five Founding Members are Ltd (Shanghai DZH Co. Ltd), Shanghai E Money Software Technology Co. Ltd, Shanghai Qianlong Advanced Technology Co. Ltd, Sina Hong Kong Ltd (Beijing Sina Internet Information Service Co. Ltd) and Tencent Holdings Ltd.

The conference included presentations on the latest HKEx market data, as well as panel discussions by representatives of the Founding Members on the trends and outlook of the Mainland market data business. Over 100 people attended, including Mainland brokers, asset managers, institutional investors and other information vendors.

Following the successful launch of phase 1a of the HKEx Orion Market Data Platform (OMD) in September 2013, the next phases are scheduled to be rolled out in the first half of 2014.  These include the launch of MMDH (phase 1b) to extend the distribution of HKEx market data to Mainland China in the first quarter, followed by the launch of OMD for HKEx derivatives market data (phase 2) in the second quarter. 

Over 100 guests participated in the conference with Founding Members of HKEx’s Mainland Market Data Hub.

Award presentation to MMDH Founding Members by HKEx representatives.