Listed options on China A-share ETFs have drawn interest from banks, institutional investors and market-makers looking to cash in on demand for China-related securities.
The first warrants covering a physically backed A-share ETF are to be issued in HK, the first product of its kind to be used with an equity derivative. RMB warrants are expected soon.
Currency interventions by the city's de-facto central bank to maintain the dollar peg led to a jump in call warrants betting on HKEx's stock. It could spell good news for market turnover.
Keith Chan joins from Macquarie to focus on building HSBC's warrant and CBBC businesses.
SociTtT GTnTrale and GF Securities join to develop warrants business in China.