HKEX mulls launch of China Treasury Bond Futures
The plan is still subject to regulatory approval.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) announced its plans to launch China Treasury Bond Futures (Treasury Bond Futures) in Hong Kong.
The Treasury Bond Futures will help regional and global investors interested in accessing China to more effectively manage their interest rate and investment risks.
It will also support international participation in China’s equities and fixed-income markets.
HKEX is now preparing for the launch and will announce the implementation details and the official launch date soon.
The launch is subject to regulatory approval.
"The launch of Treasury Bond Futures is an exciting new milestone that adds to HKEX's expanding suite of China-related risk management tools, as well as our overall FIC offering, providing investors with even greater choice and opportunity,” HKEX CEO Nicolas Aguzin said.