The partnership between the two entities will see three futures contracts and one option list on the 29 March.
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New derivatives from SGX and FTSE aim to provide investors the opportunity to integrate ESG factors into investment portfolios.
Five regional and single-country futures contracts will be launched by SGX and CME under expanded partnership.
The partnership will see SGX and FTSE Russell develop an offering that will include single country, regional equity, ESG and real estate FTSE index derivatives.
LSEG’s FTSE Russell has been working with JSE on providing equity indices since 2002.
Growing demand for sustainable investment in the Asia Pacific sees FTSE Russell create new role.
Tadashi Tago, who has also previously worked at Barclays and Lehman Brothers, will lead the information services division in Japan for LSEG.
FTSE Russell’s Digital Asset Index could provide an industry standard for the crypto market.
FTSE Russell and LCH OTC continue to drive revenues at LSEG but pivot towards investment means missed cost and margin targets in 2019.
Mark Makepeace will take on a non-executive chairman role as Waqas Samad succeeds him as director of the information services unit, which includes FTSE Russell.