|Founded||1987 (unofficially) |
1 December 1990 (formally)
3 July 1991 (opened)
|Key people||Wu Lijun(Chairman)|
Wang Jianjun (President and CEO)
|No. of listings||1,420 (May 2011)|
|Market cap||US$3.51 trillion (March 2019)|
|Volume||US$2.7 trillion (Dec 2009)|
|Shenzhen Stock Exchange|
|Alternative Chinese name|
The Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE; Chinese: ?) is a stock exchange based in the city of Shenzhen, China. It is one of two stock exchanges operating independently in the People's Republic of China, the other being the larger Shanghai Stock Exchange. It is situated in the Futian district of Shenzhen. With a market capitalization of its listed companies around US$2.285 trillion in 2015, it is the 8th largest stock exchange in the world, and 4th largest in East Asia and Asia.
Many of the companies within this market are subsidiaries of companies in which the Chinese government maintains controlling interest.
The exchange has pre-market sessions from 09:15am to 09:25am and normal trading sessions from 09:30am to 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 3:00pm China Standard Time (UTC+08:00) on all days of the week except Saturdays, Sundays and holidays declared by the Exchange in advance.
(As of June 2015)
The Shenzhen Stock Exchange building is a skyscraper with a height of 245.8 metres (806 ft) and 49 floors. Its construction started in 2008 and was finished in 2013.The building was designed by Rem Koolhaas's firm, the Office for Metropolitan Architecture. The building is located at 2012 Shennan Blvd., Futian District. With an area of 200,000 square metres, five high speed elevators and a futuristic design, the partners involved in the design and construction of this sky scraper included Rem Koolhaas, David Gianotten, Ellen van Loon and Shohei Shigematsu  and construction by The Second Construction Co., Ltd of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau, a subsidiary of China State Construction Engineering Corporation.