Important News/Notices of Stock Options
You have to ensure that you are clearly understood the following important messages and notices before trading Stock Options contracts.

  Important News/Notices Date
NEW! Extension of the T+1 Session for Equity Index Futures: (Hang Seng Index (HSI), Hang Seng China Enterprises Index (HHI), Mini-HSI and Mini-HHI futures)

Please be informed that according to HKEX circular, the exte...

2017-11-01
Overseas Equities and Futures Trading schedule for 2017 U.S. Labor Day

Please be informed that trading schedule for U.S. Labor D...

2017-08-31
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of Power Assets Holdings Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 24 July 2017 (Ref. N...

2017-08-17
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of China Shenhua Energy Company Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 21 March 2017 (Ref. ...

2017-06-29
Important Reminder on the Safety of your Trading Account

Thank you for your continuous support to Haitong Internation...

2017-06-09
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 17 March 2017 (Ref. ...

2017-06-08
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of Henderson Land Development Company Limited Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 23 March 2017 (Ref. ...

2017-06-07
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of FIH Mobile Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 13 March 2017 (Ref. ...

2017-05-29
US Stock - Free US Stock Online Real Time Quotes Service

From now till 31 Aug 2017, you can get a free one-month US s...

2017-05-22
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of MTR Corporation Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 9 March 2017 (Ref. N...

2017-05-19
Easter Holidays - Futures Market & Stock Options Market Temporary Margin Requirement Arrangements

All markets operated by the Hong Kong Futures Exchange and t...

2017-04-11
Upgrade of Haitong International Power Futures and Power Stock Options trading systems

Thank you for your continued support of Haitong Internationa...

2017-02-21
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of Power Assets Holdings Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 27 January 2017 (Ref...

2017-02-14
Lunar New Year Holidays – Futures Market & Stock Options Market Temporary Margin Requirement Arrangement

All markets operated by the Hong Kong Futures Exchange and t...

2017-01-25
2016 Christmas Holiday - temporary margin requirement arrangements of HK Futures Market and HK Stock Options Market

All markets operated by the Hong Kong Futures Exchange and t...

2016-12-20
Restrictions to Taiwan Investors on Stock Options trading

Dear Valued Customers,With reference to the regulation of th...

2016-10-03
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 15 September 2016 (R...

2016-09-15
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of Henderson Land Development Company Limited Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 23 March 2016 (Ref. ...

2016-06-06
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of MTR Corporation Ltd. Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 5 May 2016 (Ref. No....

2016-05-20
Easter Holidays - Futures Market & Stock Options Market Temporary Margin Requirement Arrangements

Dear Values Customer,All markets operated by the Hong Kong F...

2016-03-22
Comparative Table of Strike Prices of Hang Seng Bank Limited Stock Option Contracts

Reference is made to the circular dated 23 February 2016 (Re...

2016-03-04
Arrangements Relating to the Capital Adjustment of Hang Seng Bank Limited Stock Options Contracts – Special Interim Dividend

To adjust the effect of Special Interim Dividend action of H...

2016-03-03
Lunar New Year Holidays – Futures Market & Stock Options Market Temporary Margin Requirement Arrangements

All markets operated by the Hong Kong Futures Exchange and t...

2016-02-03

         

Power Stock Options points to note

  1. Online stock option and online securities account are independent, hence funds would also be processed separately。
  2. To execute stock options orders, sufficient fund is required in the online stock options account, both for premium (long position) or margin requirement for short positions and related trading fees.
  3. When you deposit cash or transfer funds from other Haitong account to online stock options account. The balance will be reflected on the same day and will be available for order placing. If fund transfer was done using cheque, balance will only be shown when the cheque is processedWhen you deposit cash or transfer funds from other Taifook account to online stock options account. The balance will be reflected on the same day and will be available for order placing. If fund transfer was done using cheque, balance will only be shown when the cheque is processed
  4. Maximum margin limit for short positions are preset to HKD$300,000. Please contact your account executive for adjustment.
  5. If clients would like to cover a short call position ( buying an underlying stock and short a call position at the same time ), please deposit your stocks into online stock options account (02-xxxxxxx-40) as a collateral for your covered call. You may contact your Account Executive for such actions.
  6. You will not be able to execute your stock options using Power Stock Options at the moment. For stock options execution, please contact your Account Executive.
  7. Securities trading actions from stock options execution will be done on T+2, in client securities offline account (02-xxxxxxx-22/00)。If you would like to executive using online account 02-xxxxxxx-30/33, please contact your account executive for special arrangements.
  8. If your short put position was being executed on T day, you will need to transfer enough funds into offline securities account on T+1 to make sure there are enough funds for transaction on T+2. If your long put position was executed on T day, please prepare stocks for settlement on T+2.
  9. If you have a long call position on T day, please transfer enough funds on T+1 into your offline securities account for settlement on T+2. If you have a short call position on T day, please prepare stocks for settlement on T+2.
  10. If your short position was being executed on T day, the underlying in securities account of relevant quantity will be used for settlement. The margin will be frozen until T+2 as buying power. Securities will be deducted from offline securities account (02-xxxxxxx-22/00) also on T+2。
  11. At the expiry date, the option will be exercised automatically if it is 1.5% in-the-money, HKEx will collect HK$2 as trading fee, all other options will be considered as out-of-money and expired.
  12. Stock options trading hours are from Monday to Friday, 09:30 am – 12:00 pm, 1:00pm – 4:00 pm. Except for public holidays
  13. Online stock options will not accept lock position orders.
  14. If you have any questions on the contract size of stock options, please refer to the information in HKEx website or www.htisec.com.
  15. Please note that Online stock options service is provided by vendor Sharp Point Limited ("SP") who may use delayed (15 minutes) price quote of underlying product in order to calculate the market data of the underlying products in SPEO. E.g. indicators like Gamma, Theta, Vega and Delta.
  16. If you have any questions on the contract size of stock options, please refer to the information in HKEx website or www.htisec.com.