Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX) and Shenzhen Securities Information Co. (SSIC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shenzhen Stock Exchange (“SZSE”) publishes the index market quotations and other relevant information on SSX’s official website, data apps or other SSX’s Authorized display platform.
The partnership is a significant initiative to broaden mutual understanding and create new links between Australian and Chinese businesses and capital markets. SSX and SSIC have created possibilities for a range of opportunities within Australian and Chinese Capital Market to be studied and explored for the development of businesses, products, and markets, and importantly solidified the ability to share knowledge and build on mutual strategies whilst strengthening international connectivity.
SSIC as is authorized by SZSE to be responsible for index research and development, operation and marketing. SZSE Index Series are the asset owned by SZSE. SZSE has appointed SSIC to be its index business agency. “SZSE®” is a registered trademark of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange and is used by SSIC under licence. CNI Index Series are the asset owned by SSIC. “CNI®” is a registered trademark of SSIC.
Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE), established on 1st December, 1990, is one of the two stock exchanges in Chinese mainland. SZSE has 1660 listed companies with a total market capitalization of 3.4 trillion US dollars. Consisting of the Main Board, SME Board and ChiNext Market, SZSE has developed a multi-tiered capital market system serving issuers at different stages of growth. SZSE’s products include equities, mutual funds and bonds. The product lines include A-shares, B-shares, indices, mutual funds (including ETFs and LOFs), fixed income products (including SME collective bonds and asset-backed securities), and structured financial products. SZSE is a member of both the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) and the Asian and Oceanian Stock Exchanges Federation (AOSEF). It is also an affiliate member of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).
SZSE Component Index
As one of the most well-known equity indices in the A-share stock market, with a long history back to the 1990s, the SZSE Component Index is designed to represent the performance of the multi-tier Shenzhen stock market, providing market participants with a comprehensive benchmark and effective investment tools of the innovative and fast-growing market. The SZSE Component Index is free-float capitalization-weighted and comprises the 500 largest and most liquid A-share stocks listed and trading on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
SZSE 100 Index
As the flagship index of the A-share stock market, the SZSE100 Index is a free-float capitalization-weighted equity index and comprises the 100 largest and most liquid A-share stocks listed and trading on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. The SZSE100 Index is defined as the “fast -growing Blue-chips index” because the 100 constituents have assembled those leading listed companies from both traditional industries and new economy industries.
SZSE SME Index
The SME board was inaugurated in Shenzhen on 27 May, 2004. The past decade has witnessed the rapid development of the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Board of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. As the benchmark and flagship index of the SME Board, the SME Index is a free-float capitalization-weighted equity index and comprises the 100 largest and most liquid A-share stocks listed and trading on the SME Board. High quality innovative SMEs and new economy industries pioneers are well-represented in the SME index.
SZSE ChiNext Index
The ChiNext was inaugurated in Shenzhen on 23 October, 2009. As a unique and essential segment in China’s multi-tier capital market structure, the ChiNext Market is conduct to foster those innovative businesses and emerging industries, has exhibited distinctive features as compared with those stocks listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange. As the benchmark and flagship index of the ChiNext Market, the ChiNext Index is free-float capitalization-weighted and comprises the 100 largest and most liquid A-share stocks listed and trading on the ChiNext Market of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.