Latest Financial Results and Presentations
Latest Financial Results and Presentations
2020 Annual Results
(Published on 24 February 2021)

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Latest 2020 Full Year Results.
Our latest 2020 Full Year Results for the twelve months to 31 December saw total revenue and other income up 18 per cent at $19.2 billion, a record for the third consecutive year. Access latest results: 24 February 2021. 
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Year 2020

Basic earnings per share: HK$9.11 (up to 31 December)

Total dividend per share: HK$8.17 (up to 31 December)

Interim Dividend Payment Date: 23 March 2021

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ESG and Sustainability.

Promoting and progressing our financial markets and the communities they support for the prosperity of all, is at the core of everything that we do. Our unique roles and responsibilities as market operator, regulator and listed company define our purpose, and ensure that we place sustainability at the heart of our strategy and our operations.

FTSE Russell ESG Rating
Company rating: 4.3/5
Percentile ranking: 88th (100th is the best)
Hang Seng Indexes ESG Rating
Company rating: A+
Company rating: AA
S&P Global ESG Score
Company score: 58/100
Percentile ranking: 88th (100th is the best)

2020 Key Highlights

  • Record financial results for third consecutive year

  • Record revenue and other income of HK$19,190mn with core business revenue up by 24% YoY, reflecting higher trading and clearing fees driven by record headline ADT
  • Record Stock Connect revenue and other income of HK$1,926mn (+91% YoY)

  • Net investment income down by 18% YoY at HK$2,228mn, due to lower fair value gains from collective investment schemes and lower interest income

  • Profit attributable to shareholders at record high of HK$11,505mn (+23% YoY)

  • Strong IPO market – #2 globally by IPO funds raised (HK$400.2bn, 27% YoY) and #4 by number of new company listings (154)
  • Strong performance in Connect schemes – record high ADT across all channels
  • Launched 38 MSCI Asia and Emerging Markets Index Futures, representing a major step forward in the expansion of HKEX’s derivatives product portfolio
  • LME demonstrated resiliency and adaptability, including a successful temporary migration of trading activities from the Ring to electronic pricing since March

  • Launched HKEX’s Sustainable and Green Exchange (STAGE), Asia’s first multi-asset sustainable investment product platform; Launch of HKEX Foundation

2019-2021 Strategic Plan.
Building upon the role we already play as the leading venue for investing into and out of Mainland China, we aim to further increase our international relevance to China and Asia, and our Asia relevance to the global markets, serving as the venue of choice for investors and issuers.

We’re delivering on our commitments to be: China Anchored; Globally Connected; Technology Empowered.