Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) have announced that it plans to launch its commodities business with four futures contracts that will be traded in its derivatives market. The four futures contracts are:
• London Aluminium Mini Futures;
• London Zinc Mini Futures;
• London Copper Mini Futures; and
• API 8 Thermal Coal Futures
HKEx aims to introduce the contracts later this year, pending regulatory approval and market readiness.