Warrants on the rise

FinanceAsia speaks to Citigroup's head of Asia-Pacific warrants, Michael Walker, about the growth of Asia's warrants markets.

What major trends are you seeing in Asia's warrants markets

I think we are seeing strong growth in the warrants markets regionally, the major warrants markets being Hong Kong, Singapore and Korea and to a lesser extent, because it is a company-listed warrants market, China.

Although Shanghai has shown extraordinary growth, the warrants listed on that exchange are company-issued warrants as opposed to bank-issued warrants that we see in other developing warrants markets in Asia.

Growth has continued to be...

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