Naming Conventions of Stock Short Name and Stock Code Allocation Plan for Equity Securities  
24/05/2012 
 

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

 

Naming Conventions for Equity Securities

 

 Primary listing

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

 Secondary listing

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

-

S

 Products traded in Renminbi

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

-

R

   

Q

Up to 15 characters representing the name of the listed company/fund

S

Secondary listing indicator

R

Indicator for products traded in Renminbi (RMB)

 

Note:

The above naming convention for products traded in Renminbi comes into effect on 23 May 2012.  The stock short name of respective product types listed before 23 May 2012 will remain unchanged.

During the parallel trading period, if any, there will be indicators used to distinguish the original and the temporary trading stock counters.

 

Current Stock Code Allocation Plan for Equity 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 *

08000-08999

GEM securities and GEM information pages

80000-89999

 

Products traded in Renminbi

80000-83999 Equity and Equity warrants listed on the Main
Board and Growth Enterprise Market (GEM)

80000-83899

Equity and Equity warrants

83900-83999

Temporary counters

* Other than the sub-ranges allocated for debt securities, exchange traded funds and depositary receipts