The Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SSE) will merge its main board with the SME board on April 6, according to the SSE WeChat official account of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. The following is the full text of the Notice on the Arrangements for the Merger of Main Board and Small and Medium-sized Boards issued by Shenzhen Stock Exchange:
Notice on the arrangement of merging the main board with the small and medium board
Approved by the China Securities Regulatory Commission, the merger of the main board and the SME board will be formally implemented on April 6.
In order to complete the work after the implementation of the merger, we hereby inform you of the relevant arrangements as follows:
I. On the categories of securities. The securities category of the former SME listed companies will be changed to “A-shares on the main board”, and the securities codes and abbreviations will remain unchanged. The words “SME Board” in the issuance application documents submitted by enterprises applying for listing on the original SME Board shall be regarded as “Main Board”.
Two, about the security code interval. The original SME board “002001-004999” securities code interval is used by the main board, the main board A share code interval is adjusted to “000001-004999”. The Notice on the Implementation of the Securities Code Range “003000-004999” on the SME Board (Shenzhen Securities Exchange Commission  No. 21) issued on January 11, 2019 is repealed.
III. On index adjustment. According to the Announcement on Adjustment of the Names of SMEs Board Indices and Other Indices issued by the SSE and Shenzhen Securities Information Co., Ltd on February 5, 2021, the adjustment of the names of the original SME Board Indices, SME Board Composite Index, SME Board 300 Index and other indexes will take effect from the official implementation date of the merger.
Four, about the market display. All relevant units are requested to no longer set up a special area for SME Board stocks in the front-end interfaces of the technical system such as trading and market display, and to do a good job of market display adjustment in accordance with the requirements of the Notice on the Work of Market Display Adjustment of the Merged Index of the Two Boards issued on March 12, 2021.
This Circular shall come into force on April 6, 2021.
Notice is hereby given that the
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Shenzhen Securities Information Co., Ltd
March 31, 2021