Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited (HKFE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx), has announced that with effect from the commencement of trading on Tuesday, 28 January 2014, the minimum margins to be collected by an Exchange Participant from its clients in respect of their dealings in the following futures contract will be as outlined in the table below. The adjustments are based on the clearing company's normal procedures and standard margining methodology.
According to Article 9 of the “DCE Risk Management Measures” and after determination upon discussion, DCE will make the following adjustments to the trading margin standard and the trading limit of each product before or after the market closing time during the Spring Festival of 2014.
Oslo Børs Burgundy is expanding its offering in the Swedish market. Two new retail segments for Exchange Traded Products will be available from 27 January 2014.
In order to strengthen market discipline and reinforce accountability and responsibility of market participants, the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) has recently expanded the number of companies and types of announcements eligible for Through-put Information Disclosure.
Moscow Exchange is to introduce an updated free float methodology on 27 January. MICEX Stock Exchange's management and Moscow Exchange's Executive Board approved the document on 17 January.
Japan Exchange Group, Inc. (JPX) is proud to be hosting Responsible Investor's third annual "RI Asia" conference at the Tokyo Stock Exchange on 5th & 6th March 2014.
Singapore Exchange (SGX) will introduce circuit breakers in the securities market from 24 February as an additional market safeguard.
Today, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. (TSE) approved the listing of a new ETF managed by Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management Co., Ltd. (Mitsubishi UFJ AM). The ETF will be listed on Thursday, February 6, 2014.
IntercontinentalExchange Group (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, today announced that ICE Benchmark Administration (IBA) will officially take over as the new administrator of the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) from February 1, 2014. Today the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) confirmed formal authorisation to IBA to administer LIBOR effective February 1, 2014.
SGX is pleased to announce the launch of the SGX Hot-Rolled Coil Steel CFR ASEAN (“HRC Steel”) Index Futures and Swap Contracts on Monday, 17 February 2014. This will be Asia’s first seaborne steel derivatives.