The trading venue will offer global investors and risk managers an efficient solution to trade and manage their China exposure, while US regulators also certify for US investors.
New head of exchange operations and transformation has spent the last ten years in senior operations positions at Citadel and JP Morgan.
Co-founder and CEO, Christian Hauff, told The TRADE that access to HKEX’s major equity indexes would allow QB to meet demand for basket trading.
The new MSCI China A 50 Connect index derivatives at HKEX will provide investors with a risk management tool for Stock Connect eligible A-shares.
Physically settled options on futures contracts based on Hang Seng index futures and Hang Seng China Enterprises index futures will launch this month at HKEX.
Charles Li has been elected to the board of directors at fixed income platform provider MarketAxess after stepping down as CEO at HKEX.
The expanded partnership between Broadridge and China Renaissance will facilitate the clearing and settlement of both Shenzhen- and Shanghai-listed equities.
HKEX Synapse, unveiled in November last year, will enable asset managers, custody and clearing banks to handle the growing volume of trades though Stock Connect into China.
Severe rainstorm warning forced HKEX to delay its market open on Monday morning before trading resumed at 1.30pm local time.
New hire at HKEX comes at a crucial time for the exchange group as it looks to implement and roll out several key post-trade initiatives.