Emerging Markets

Hong Kong Stock Exchange has enhanced market making in ETPs to boost liquidity

Last year the Hong Kong Stock Exchange HKEX celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Tracker Fund of Hong Kong (TraHK) its first listing of and ETF; it has grown as a hub for dealing in exchange-traded products (ETPs) within Asia Pacific time-zones, mostly as an institutional market. Individual investors are increasingly using exchange-traded funds, with…

Active ETFs will be the next level

The use of fixed income exchange-traded funds for long term investment as well as for shorter term liquidity management and portfolio transitions. Tom Stephens, head of international ETF Capital Markets at JP Morgan Asset Management, says that changes in the regulation has increased transparency, changes in market participants has increased…

ETF market structure and trading protocols are evolving approaches to investment

Tom Digby, Head of EMEA ETF Client Trading at Invesco discusses the difference in use of ETFs between the US and Europe for institutions and financial advisors. He observes how trading protocols are evolving, including the use of request-for-quote (RFQ) and on exchange trading, market liquidity and total cost of ownership,…