SGX is launching a new suite of Asian currency futures as a complement to its large Asian equity futures products, cementing its place as a forex trading centre for Asian currencies
Singapore CCP looks to strengthen its risk management approach
Sef rules are leading to regulatory arbitrage according to Asia industry players
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