Second Asia structured product multi-dealer platform to launch

Vontobel looks to replicate the success of its European platform in Asia

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Competition in the Asian structured product multi-dealer platform arena is set to increase with Swiss bank Vontobel planning to launch a platform in Asia similar to its Deritrade offering in Europe, according to a senior executive at the bank. In Europe, Vontobel's multi-dealer platform has been in operation for two years and has five active product providers including itself, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, Societe Generale and UBS. Vontobel's move follows news that a consortium of investment