Diversified international monetary providers platform Marex in the present day introduced that it has turn out to be a buying and selling and clearing member of Singapore Change Group (SGX), enabling it to supply direct buying and selling and clearing providers to purchasers throughout SGX because it invests in increasing its international consumer providing within the Asia Pacific area.
Membership of SGX provides Marex’s purchasers direct entry to certainly one of Asia’s most worldwide exchanges and a key monetary hub within the area. It is a continuation of Marex’s technique to broaden its clearing providing in Asia Pacific, which in flip will permit it to seize additional development alternatives via its complete mixture of providers that join purchasers to markets.
Marex’s clearing enterprise supplies important infrastructure providers to a spread of purchasers together with banks, hedge funds, asset managers, corporates and buying and selling teams. Marex additionally supplies on-exchange liquidity via market making and company and execution providers, in addition to over-the-counter, bespoke derivatives via its hedging and funding options enterprise.
Arthur Fan, Head of Asia Pacific, Marex, stated:
“We’re delighted to turn out to be a buying and selling and clearing member of SGX, which is such an vital alternate within the Asia Pacific. This vital membership deepens our dedication to the area and provides us even larger alternative to supply extra providers to extra purchasers and broaden our funding and operations throughout the area.”
Ian Lowitt, CEO of Marex, stated:
“Our technique is to extend our capabilities to attach purchasers to markets in new methods throughout extra geographies. This new membership permits us to each improve our clearing capabilities and our footprint in Asia Pacific. Singapore is a strategically vital monetary hub the place we’ll proceed to reinforce our providing consistent with our purchasers’ evolving wants.”
Pol de Win, Senior Managing Director, Head of International Gross sales and Origination, SGX Group, stated:
“Marex’s scale and huge expertise within the cleared derivatives markets is a good complement to our fast-growing derivatives franchise. We’re excited to have Marex come onboard as a Derivatives Buying and selling and Clearing Member given their specialised information and experience, that can assist additional deepen and diversify the derivatives ecosystem.”
Within the first half of 2023, Marex held greater than US$11.8 billion in buyer belongings, clearing on 57 exchanges, with its prospects counting on its award-winning multi-asset providing and robust steadiness sheet, rated BBB with Steady Outlook from Fitch for Marex Monetary and BBB- with Steady Outlook from S&P for Marex Group. The corporate posted development in internet income of 89% in Asia Pacific within the first half of 2023, versus the identical interval a yr earlier.