MSCI CEO on HKEX Index Futures Deal, China Crackdown, Crypto

MSCI CEO on HKEX Index Futures Deal, China Crackdown, Crypto

Aug.23 — MSCI Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Henry Fernandez discusses the index provider’s deal with Hong Kong’s exchange. Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. said on Friday it had signed an agreement with MSCI Inc. to launch futures contract based on the MSCI China A 50 Connect Index, tracking performance of 50 Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks available via Stock Connect. Fernandez also talks about the regulatory crackdown in China and crypto currencies on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”