SGX to Launch Trading Platform for Asian Bonds

The platform will initially cater to Asian corporate bonds denominated in US dollars, yen or euros, and will subsequently accommodate other Asian currency bonds.

SINGAPORE: The Singapore Exchange (SGX) plans to launch a bond trading platform by mid-2015 that will facilitate the buying and selling of bonds issued by companies in the region.

SGX said on Wednesday (26 Nov) that the platform will initially cater to Asian corporate bonds denominated in US dollars, yen or euros. It will subsequently accommodate other Asian currency bonds…