What derivatives are traded OTC?

What derivatives are traded OTC?

Types Of OTC Derivatives

  • Interest Rate Derivatives : Here, the underlying asset is a standard interest rate.
  • Commodity Derivatives : Here, the underlying assets are physical commodities such as gold, food grains etc.
  • Equity Derivatives :
  • Forex Derivatives :
  • Fixed Income Derivatives :
  • Credit Derivatives :

Are derivatives sold OTC?

Over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives are contracts that are traded (and privately negotiated) directly between two parties, without going through an exchange or other intermediary. Products such as swaps, forward rate agreements, exotic options – and other exotic derivatives – are almost always traded in this way.

Is SGX a trading platform?

SGX Titan. SGX Titan is the new low-latency, high-throughput trading, trade registration and clearing platform to meet the growing needs for SGX equity index, FX and commodity derivative products.


The Central Depository (CDP) acts as a central counterparty (CCP) to all trades executed on the SGX-ST Trading Engine, as well as privately negotiated married trades that are reported to SGX-ST. Being the CCP, CDP assumes the role of seller to the buying Clearing Member and buyer to the selling Clearing Member.

How do I buy OTC options?

How to Purchase OTC Stocks

  1. Determine how much you want to invest. OTC stocks are inherently riskier than those traded over the regular exchanges.
  2. Find an appropriate broker.
  3. Decide where to buy your stocks.
  4. Fund your account.
  5. Purchase your OTC stock.

What are OTC swaps?

Swaps are customized contracts traded in the over-the-counter (OTC) market privately, versus options and futures traded on a public exchange.

Does SGX allow short selling?

SGX will impose on the short-seller punitive cash settlement amounts designed to disgorge the short-seller’s profits at a minimum, if the failure to deliver is not rectified.

Can I buy shares without a broker?

Yes, you are reading the right topic correctly. You can invest in the Share Market without a broker also. Another option of investing in the stock market with any broker is through the Direct Stock Purchase Plan (DSPP).

Can I short SGX?

Daily Leverage Certificates or DLCs are listed and traded on SGX. So in order to short the market, you BUY a short DLC and not SELL a short DLC!

What is SGX fee?

The following fees are payable by SGX-ST members for trading on SGX. Trading Fee*^ 0.0075% of traded value. Clearing Fee* 0.0325% of traded value.