Notes to Listed Companies for enabling BMP Service on their Corporate Website 
11/08/2016 
 

 BMP on Listed Company Website

What is Third Party Website Basic Market Prices (BMP) Service for Listed Company?
How to Apply?
Key Benefits
Questions?

  

-          What is Third Party Website Basic Market Prices (BMP) Service for Listed Company?

For investor relation purpose, listed company website can provide BMP of the listed company’s share price and the equity warrants/instruments/bonds/debt issued by listed company using HKEX licensed information vendors’ Third Party Website BMP Service.             

Basic Market Prices (BMP) comprises the following data content: 

  • Nominal price;
  • Last traded price;
  • Closing price;
  • Today’s high/low prices;
  • Traded volume;
  • Turnover value;
  • Indicative Equilibrium Price (IEP) and Indicative Equilibrium Volume (IEV) during pre-opening session. 

-          How to Apply?

Listed companies may subscribe the Third Party Website BMP Service for Listed Companies through HKEX licensed information vendors.  Information vendor will provide Third Party Website BMP Service to listed company through framing mechanism and the framing page(s) will be developed by information vendor.

-          Key Benefits

Minimum in-house technical support:  No up-front development or system build up is required as the information vendor will provide BMP directly to the designated web page of the listed company’s website from information vendor’s server.   The listed company will only need to put an IFRAME tag on the window in order to facilitate the information vendor to support with their BMP framing pages. 

Customised look-and-feel with value-added features:  Information Vendor can customize the layout and content of the BMP framing page for listed company; they can also provide value-added unique functions like charting tools.

 

 

Flat monthly fee provides easy budgeting:  Instead of a usage-based variable fee, HKEX charges a flat monthly fee of HK$5,000 per listed company website (excluding information vendor’s service fees). 

Promote investor relation:  Listed company can improve corporate website traffic and make the website more complete by providing its own real-time share price.

 

-          Questions?

Interested parties may contact HKEX licensed information vendors for subscription details.   

Please note that information vendors are required to follow HKEX’s guidelines in providing the Third Party Website BMP Service.  Should you have any questions on the requirements, please contact us via email: MarketData@hkex.com.hk.