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What is behind increased use of interst rate and index products?

Looking at the key drivers of risk in European and Asa Pacific markets this year, and the potential options for investors in order to position their portfolios to manage those risks, we see that interest rate and index products are proving increasingly popular instruments.

Mezhgan Qabool, head of business development and sales for APAC and Middle East at Eurex and Olivier d’Assier, head of applied research for APAC at Axioma, highlight the key indexes attracting investors, assess why are investors are looking at index futures, and the benefits that they are realising from a broader range of trading-hours being offered across time zones

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What is behind increased use of interest rate and index products?

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