Wong Pak-chung, co-head of equities product development at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, says that short-term options products are very popular with retail investors in overseas markets. Photo: Enoch Yiu

Stockbrokers are bullish low investment threshold for HKEX’s short-term options contracts will attract retail traders

  • Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is introducing weekly options contracts from September 16 based on the Hang Seng Index and the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index
  • The products have a shorter settlement time and low investment barrier, but and can offer higher returns and also come with higher risks.
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Wong Pak-chung, co-head of equities product development at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, says that short-term options products are very popular with retail investors in overseas markets. Photo: Enoch Yiu
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