The HKG33’s underlying instrument is the Hang Seng future. The Hang Seng Index is the benchmark stock market index of Hong Kong. Four sub-indices were established in order to make the index clearer and to classify constituent stocks into four distinct sectors. There are 50 HSI constituent stocks in total. As of June 17, 2013 they are: Hang Seng Finance Sub-index, Hang Seng Utilities Sub-index, Hang Seng Properties Sub-index, Hang Seng Commerce & Industry Sub-index.
Can be viewed in the dealing rates and create order windows on the Trading Station, or by using the CFD Product Guide
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The HKG33 has a target spread of 9 pips/points.
Max Contract Size
The maximum number of contracts per click (trade) for the HKG33 is 300.
Minimum Pip Cost (Value)
The HKG33 has a minimum value of 1 HKD per point (Your per point value may be different if your account is denominated in a different currency. Please refer to the Simple Dealing Rates Window in Trading Station for this value).
The pip/point location is shown below. Each 1.0 price movement on the HKG33 is 1 pip/point. Friedberg Direct’s pricing displays additional decimal places - ideal for scalpers in a fast-moving market.
Number of Friedberg Direct Contracts to Equal 1 Future
50 Friedberg Direct HKG33 Contracts are currently equivalent to one Hang Seng Future.
The HKG33 does have financing cost (Rollover). For further information regarding financing costs, click here. Applicable to most cash indices, dividend payments will be applied as debit/credit within the rollover amount for your open positions. Adjustments will apply on the eve of the ex-dividend date of the constituent members of the relevant Index. The adjustment will appear as part of the rollover debit/credit on your statement.
With Friedberg Direct’s new Enhanced Execution, there is no minimum stop distance for HKG33.