China A Shares (SZ-HK Stock Connect) Aus

Online Trades Broker-Assisted Trades
Commission 0.25% 0.30%
Minimum CNY 88 CNY 150
Other Foreign Fees
Handling Fee 0.00487%
Security Management Fee 0.002%
Transfer Fee 0.004% on gross value or consideration
Stamp Duty 0.1% (Sell only)
Portfolio Fee Daily stock portfolio value x 0.008% / 365 (Accrued daily and collected on a monthly basis in SGD equivalent, charged by Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited)

Note: Goods & Services Tax (GST) will be applied to commission charges. Commission and exchange fees may be subject to change without prior notice.

Trading Mode
Order Placement (Board lots) Via
1) POEMS 2.0 or
2) Your designated Trading Representative
Odd lot (Sell only) 1) POEMS 2.0 or
2) Your designated Trading Representative
Common order rejection messages Your orders may be rejected due to the following reasons:

  1. Incorrect bid size (0.01 RMB)
  2. Incorrect lot size ( 100 shares) Applicable only for BUY trades
  3. Intra-day trades is not allowed ( Selling can only be executed after shares is settled on T+1)
  4. Price Limit of ±10% (and ±5% for shares of “ST companies” and “*ST companies”) based on the previous closing price
  5. Price of buy orders must not be lower than 3% of current best bid price (in its absence the latest trade price; and in the absence of both then previous closing price)
  6. Maximum Order Size 1,000,000 shares


Trading Details
Trading lot 100 shares
Price Quote 15 minutes delayed on POEMS 2.0
Exchange Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Traded currency RMB
Minimum bid size RMB 0.01

1. You are not allowed to buy shares and subsequently sell them on the same trading day. Shares bought on T day can only be sold on T+1 onwards.
2. Buy orders must be in board lot; odd lot trading is only available for sell orders.

Trading Hours
Shenzhen Stock Exchange Trading Session Shenzhen Stock Exchange Trading Hours
Opening Call Auction 09:15 – 09:25
Continuous Auction (Morning) 09:30 – 11:30
Continuous Auction(Afternoon) 13:00 – 14:57
Closing Call Auction 14:57 – 15:00


  1. 09:20 – 09:25 and 14:57 – 15:00: Shenzhen Stock Exchange will not accept order cancellation.
  2. 09:10 – 09:15; 09:25 – 09:30; 12:55 – 13:00: orders and order cancellations can be input into CSC but will not be processed by Shenzhen Stock Exchange until SZSE’s market open.
  3. Orders that are not executed during the opening call auction session will automatically enter the continuous auction session.
Settlement Date T+1 market days
Settlement Currency SGD & CNY
Order Amalgamation Yes (Conditions for Amalgamation, click here)

Note: For payment methods, please click here.


Holidays (2019)


Month Day Date Holidays Settlement Trading Day
January Tuesday 01 January New Year’s Day No No
February Monday 04 February Lunar New Year No No
Tuesday 05 February Lunar New Year No No
Wednesday 06 February Lunar New Year No No
Thursday 07 February Lunar New Year No No
Friday 08 February Lunar New Year No No
April Friday 05 April Ching Ming Festival No No
Thursday 18 April Day Before Good Friday Yes No
Friday 19 April Good Friday No No
Monday 22 April Easter Monday No No
May Wednesday 01 May Labour Day No No
Thursday 02 May Labour Day No No
Friday 03 May Labour Day No No
Friday 10 May Buddha’s Birthday Yes No
Monday 13 May Buddha’s Birthday No No
June Friday 07 June Tuen Ng Festival No No
Friday 28 June Hksar Establishment Day Yes No
July Monday 01 July Sar Establishment Day No No
September Friday 13 September Mid-autumn Festival No No
October Tuesday 01 October National Day (obs) No No
Wednesday 02 October National Day No No
Thursday 03 October National Day No No
Friday 04 October National Day No No
Monday 07 October Chung Yeung Festival No No
December Tuesday 24 December Day Before Christmas Yes No
Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day No No
Thursday 26 December Christmas Holiday No No

*Settlement – Change based on money settlement 

Note: Information is correct at time of posting. For latest updates, please refer to the Stock Connect Trading Calendar.