US Stocks
The Lot Size for US Stocks

The Lot Size for US Stocks

There is no board lot size for US stock,
the minimum share that investor can trade is one share.

Price Range

Price Range

Minimum price fluctuation US$0.01

Settlement Date for US Stocks

Settlement Date for US Stocks

Buy Order: The settlement date for US stocks is T + 2*
Sell Order: The settlement date for US stocks is T + 2**

Dividend Tax

Dividend Tax

A non-U.S. person holding a U.S. stock position would be subject to a 30% US withholding tax (reduced by treaty) on dividend payments. (Some stocks may be defer and deduct in stages)

US Stock Code and Quote

US Stock Code and Quote

US stocks quote are generally classified into 1 to 4 letters. For instance, the code for Citigroup is C, Apple lnc. is AAPL.

* For example, if you buy a US stock on Monday (HK time Tuesday 00:00), you need to deposit the funds on Wednesday before 17:00 (HK time).

** For example, if you sell a US stock on Monday ( HK time Tuesday 00:00), you can withdraw the funds on Thursday before 13:00 (HK time).

U.S market Trading Session

Session Trading Time (Hong Kong)
Summer (Mid of March - Early of November) Winter (Early of November - Mid of March)
Pre-market trading session HKT 16:00 - 21:30 HKT 17:00 - 22:30
Market opening* HKT 21:30 - 04:00 HKT 22:30 - 05:00
After-hours trading session# HKT 04:00 - 07:00 HKT 05:00 - 07:00

* There is no break during the regular market trading session.

# No phone trade and support service during after-hours trading session.

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