|Product Type: Index CFD||Market: Hong Kong Futures Exchange|
|Country: Hong Kong||Currency: HKD|
|Trading Hours: According to market||Measurement Unit: Contracts|
Description:The Hang Seng Index is a market, capitalization weighted stock market index in Hong Kong. It records and monitors the daily changes of the largest companies trading on the Hong Kong stock market. The Hang Seng Index is considered to be the primary indicator of overall market health in Hong Kong. The index is maintained by a subsidiary of Hang Seng Bank and has been in operation since 1969. The Hang Seng Index is constituted of 50 companies representing around 58% of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKG) has some 1,200 listed companies.