Insitutional investors muscle in on retail market in Korea

Harold Moon

Institutional investors are moving in to the structured products retail space in Korea as they turn to equity derivatives for good returns.

"Retail investors are still key to the Korean equity derivatives market, but the institutional investor portion grew significantly last year," says Harold Moon,, head of equity derivatives at Nomura in Korea. "We are seeing an influx from institutional investors because of continued low interest rates for the last couple of years. This means that

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