Clearing House Statistics – Clearing House Turnover

API Detailed Documentation

API URL:

https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/monthly-statistical-bulletin/banking/ch-statistics-ch-turnover

API Data Enquiry

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Unit Of Measure Description
end_of_monthDateDuring
Year and Month in ISO format yyyy-mm, For example, 1997-01
chq_hkdNumberHK$ millionCheques
HKD
chq_usdNumberUS$ millionCheques
USD2
chats_hkdNumberHK$ millionCHATS
HKD
chats_usdNumberUS$ millionCHATS
USD2
chats_euroNumberEuro$ millionCHATS
EURO3
ecg_hkdNumberHK$ millionECG
HKD
ecg_usdNumberUS$ millionECG
USD2
total_hkdNumberHK$ millionTotal
HKD
total_usdNumberUS$ millionTotal
USD2
total_euroNumberEuro$ millionTotal
EURO3

Footnotes:

1. Period total figures are provided by Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Limited which take into account either debit or credit turnover except for certain ECG items.
2. The US dollar clearing system was launched on 21 August 2000.
3. The Euro clearing system was launched on 28 April 2003.

API Examples

Javascript Example

$.ajax({
url: 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/monthly-statistical-bulletin/banking/ch-statistics-ch-turnover?offset=0',
dataType:'json',
success:function(data){
alert('results found:'+ data.result.datasize)
}
});

Python Example

import urllib.request
url = 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/market-data-and-statistics/monthly-statistical-bulletin/banking/ch-statistics-ch-turnover?offset=0'
with urllib.request.urlopen (url) as req:
print (req.read())

How to use the APIs

To learn more, please visit API documentation.