Derivatives Exchange of the Year - Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing

Asia Risk Awards 2007

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While many Asian exchanges struggled to cope with rocketing derivatives and associated cash hedging volumes seen this year, the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) thrived in an expanding market, making it an easy choice for Asia Risk's exchange of the year award. Strong turnover, product innovation, robust technology and a sound derivatives platform have all enabled HKEx to seize the initiative in the Asian public derivatives market in 2007.

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