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On our HKEX Summer Internship & Assistant Programme, you’ll experience development, responsibility and a future full of opportunities. You’ll gain insight into life at work at HKEX, the global markets leader in the Asian time-zone, while developing practical on-the-job experience.  If you’re considering a career within the financial services industry, there’s simply no better place to start.

The programme kicks-off in June and continues through into August.  The maximum employment period for each intern is 8 weeks.  And, depending on your background and interests, and subject to the requirements of each of our departments, you will be assigned to work on projects that are most relevant to you. The type of work you may become involved in includes policy research, financial data and statistical analysis, information management, data input, programming, drafting, reporting, system support as well as administrative and clerical duties.

You will be given real responsibilities in support of our daily operations, and will be expected to make a valuable contribution to our team.  We will support you all the way.

For more details on the business functions, please click here .

To join us, you must be: 

  • An Intern: High calibre penultimate year university student on target for a degree to be completed in 2022 OR;
  • An Assistant: University student on target for a degree to be completed in 2023 or 2024
  • On track for, minimum 2:1 degree (UK), or 3.0 GPA (Hong Kong or US) or equivalent
  • Analytical with a quantitative aptitude
  • Positive with a high sense of responsibility
  • Commercially aware with an interest in global financial markets
  • Collaborative with an excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua)
Selection Process:

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How to Apply:

Please click here to apply. Applications close on 31 January 2021. 
If you have any queries regarding the Summer Internship & Assistant Programme, please email us at
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