Naming Conventions of Stock Short Name and Stock Code Allocation Plan for Debt Securities 
10/10/2017 
 

Note: The following naming conventions are applicable in most cases but are not exclusive for all circumstances.

 

Naming Conventions of Debt Securities

Hong Kong Monetary Authority Exchange Fund Notes

E

F

N

 

9

.

9

9

 

Y

Y

M

M

 

 

 HKSAR Government Bonds

H

K

G

B

 

9

.

9

9

 

Y

Y

M

M

 

 Or

H

K

S

A

R

 

G

O

V

 

N

Y

Y

M

M

 Other Debts

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

N

Y

Y

M

M

 Or

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

N

Y

Y

M

M

A

 Traded in Renminbi

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

 

C

N

Y

 

N

Y

Y

M

M

 Or

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

N

Y

Y

M

M

-

R

 

9.99

Interest rate

YY/YYYY

Expiry year

MM

Expiry month

Q

Up to 10 characters representing the underlying debt securities (may include currency code and denomination)

N

N = Notes ; B = Bonds ; I = Guaranteed Instruments ; C = Certificates

A

Serial number for additional issues by the same issuer with same expiry year and month (A, B, C ...)

CNY

Indicator for Debt Securities traded in Renminbi (RMB)

R

 

Current Stock Code Allocation Plan for Debt Securities 

Stock codes

 

To be allocated for new listing of

Ranges

Sub-ranges

00001-09999

 

Securities listed on the Main Board and Growth
Enterprise Market (GEM) and information pages

04000-04199

Hong Kong Monetary Authority Exchange Fund Notes

04200-04299

HKSAR Government Bonds

04300-04329
04500-04599
05000-05099

05200-06029

Other debt securities

80000-89999

 

Products traded in Renminbi

84300-84329
84500-84599
85000-85099
85200-86029

Other debt securities

86600-86799

Bonds of Ministry of the Finance of the People’s Republic of China