Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia (L) with MSCI Inc’s managing director Baer Pettit at the MSCI's A-share inclusion ceremony and press briefing at the HKEX at Exchange Square in Central on 31 May 2018. Photo: SCMP/Xiaomei Chen.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia (L) with MSCI Inc’s managing director Baer Pettit at the MSCI's A-share inclusion ceremony and press briefing at the HKEX at Exchange Square in Central on 31 May 2018. Photo: SCMP/Xiaomei Chen.
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Hong Kong to launch MSCI China A Index futures for global investors to hedge against risks in Asia’s largest stock market

  • The MSCI China A Index comprises 421 large and mid-cap Chinese stocks denominated in yuan
  • The launch, which does not have a date, would end Singapore Exchange’s monopoly on offshore derivatives based on China’s A shares

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia (L) with MSCI Inc’s managing director Baer Pettit at the MSCI's A-share inclusion ceremony and press briefing at the HKEX at Exchange Square in Central on 31 May 2018. Photo: SCMP/Xiaomei Chen.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia (L) with MSCI Inc’s managing director Baer Pettit at the MSCI's A-share inclusion ceremony and press briefing at the HKEX at Exchange Square in Central on 31 May 2018. Photo: SCMP/Xiaomei Chen.
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