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The fees listed below are not exhaustive and for details are requested to refer to Chapter 8 of the Rules of the Exchange.

Updated 21 Feb 2023

Session fees

Fee Type For Trading
For Market Making
Administration fee per each CG Session(1) One-off $20,000 $20,000
Monthly fee per session(1) No. of throttles assigned
Low Capacity up to 20 Monthly 1st session: $2,000
Subsequent session:
Standard Capacity 21-60 Monthly $10,000 $10,000
High Capacity 61-100 Monthly $15,000 $15,000
101-150 Monthly $20,000 $20,000
151-200 Monthly $25,000 $25,000
201-250 Monthly $30,000 $30,000
      Fee Type  HK$
Drop-Copy Monthly fee per session(1)
(exempted for 1st session)
Kill Switch Monthly fee per session(1)
  Monthly  $6,000 
Note (1): same fee for backup session

Updated 18 Nov 2021


Throttles (for trading) (per throttle) Fee Type HK$
Trading Right/ Relinquished Dealing Desk used as throttle Monthly $480
Additional Throttle One-off $50,000
Monthly $960
Monthly Throttle Subscription Scheme  Monthly  $2,000
Throttle-On-Demand Daily Plan          Daily $200

Throttles (for market making) (per throttle) Fee Type HK$
Market Making Throttle Monthly $480

Updated 21 Feb 2018


Testing Fee Type HK$
Weekday Booking Fee (per day) Daily $1,500
Weekend Booking Fee (per day) Daily $2,500

Updated 16 Sep 2017

Network fee

Exchange Participants (EPs) are advised to directly contact their selected Accredited Vendors (i.e. HKT, HGC and WTT for SDNet/2 circuits or HKEX Hosting Services for HSN) to set up the network appointment and negotiate the price.   For details, please refer to the following sections:

SDNet/2 services

HSN services

Updated 16 Mar 2018