23.04.2014 - HKEx moves into commodities business
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing took its first step into the commodities business by unveiling plans to list coal and industrial metals futures on its trading platform. HKEx, traditionally a cash equities exchange, expects to offer renminbi-denominated futures for zinc, copper and nickel, and a US dollar contract for thermal coal by the end of this year. The launch of metals trading marks the first move to establish a commodities platform in Hong Kong, part of a much longer term strategic plan kicked off by HKEx’s $2.2bn purchase of the London Metals Exchange in 2012...............................................Full Article: Source
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