The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has reported significant growth in derivatives and exchange-trade fund (ETF) trading, driven largely by the success of Chinese and Indian index futures
Transacting with index futures
can reduce costs even further, to 10-20 percent of the cost of a traditional stock trade.
Buyers and sellers of stock index futures
bet $26 billion a day: $13 billion up and $13 billion down.
Recent press reports have blamed thevolatility in the stock market on stock index futures
Micro E-mini equity index futures
are one-tenth the size of CME Group's existing E-mini equity index futures
, and offer traders of all sizes a simple, flexible way to access the equity index futures
The MSCI Tadawul 30 Index (MT30) has been designed with tradeability, investability and capping criteria to be able to serve as the basis for index futures
and other financial products including derivatives and exchange-traded products."
By trading the index futures
, investors can hedge their positions, make use of leverage to magnify the outcome of their trades and make gains depending on whether the index is rising or falling.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 6, 2018-Intercontinental Exchange declares record trading week for NYSE FANG+ Index Futures
The exchange also rolled out the dynamic price banding mechanism designed to stabilize price fluctuations applicable to the spot month and next calendar month contracts of TAIEX and mini-TAIEX, and that is set to expand to other stock index futures
will be Market Makers on NASDAQ Dubai's upcoming index futures
based on Dubai Financial Market's DFMGI Index, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange's ADI Index, and MSCI's UAE Emerging Market Index.
PEKyN (CyHAN)- China's Hushen 300 index futures
closed lower on Wednesday, with the contract for April 2016 down 0.18 percent to finish at 3,196 points.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-March 3, 2016-CME Group launches CME Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index Futures