Thai structured product market hampered by regulatory barriers

Tax and local underwriting issues dog structurers

Barrier to growth: local laws hindering Thai structured product market

On April 30 the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) celebrated its fortieth anniversary but in the 1960s its ill-fated predecessor the Bangkok Stock Exchange (BSE) saw declining volumes leading to its wind-up after just 10 years in business. According to the SET website, "it is generally accepted that the BSE failed to succeed because of a lack of official government support and a limited investor understanding of the equity market."

The structured products market in Thailand may be in danger of a

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here