Moves to liberalise domestic derivatives in China

The derivatives door opens


In international markets, insurance companies and securities companies have been important players in the over-the-counter derivative sector for a while - but not in China. Financial derivatives have been viewed primarily as banking products since they first appeared in China. Banks have not only used OTC derivatives to hedge their own assets or liabilities but also provided hedging products to corporates and sold a variety of structured wealth management products to individual investors

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