Deriving a deal in Malaysia

JPMorgan wants to offer Malaysians the chance to buy derivatives in ringgit

JPMorgan says it has applied to Bank Negara Malaysia to offer structured products in ringgit to local investors. The central bank has had a lot of questions on how we will manage risks and what products we'll offer, but we hope to receive approval in the next two to three weeks, says Samir Bhandari, JPMorgan head of derivatives for South and South-East Asia, Samir Bhandari.

Products that JPMorgan may offer include Quanto options...

To continue reading, please login or register for free

Click for more on: deriving | deal | malaysia

Print Edition

FinanceAsia Print Edition


  • 2nd Compliance Summit Southeast Asia

    17 August 2017  |  Singapore
    The 2017 Compliance Summit Southeast Asia will take an in-depth look at the key compliance considerations today with a focus on regulation and new ...