SGX Signs TradingScreen to Launch First Asian Bond Trading Platform

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has announced it will be launching the first bond trading platform, SGX Bond Trading, dedicated to Asian corporate bonds by mid-2015.

The platform will initially trade Asian corporate bonds in G-3 currencies, with Asian local currencies to follow, Singapore Exchange Ltd. said in a statement.

SGX has partnered with electronic trading solutions vendor TradingScreen to develop the technology and provide end-to-end automation…