About Us

FIA Asia’s mission is to be the regional thought leader, advocate and educator for centrally cleared derivatives.
As the primary industry association for the Asian region, FIA Asia:
  • Strives to preserve the system of free and competitive markets and protect the public interest through adherence to high standards of professional conduct and financial integrity
  • Engages in regulatory and legislative advocacy that is based upon comprehensive analysis, member consensus, industry best practices, and in the interest of fair and efficient capital markets
  • Seeks to collaborate with regulators, legislators, and other trade associations regionally and globally to anticipate and fulfill members’ current and future needs
  • Provides a forum for discussion on core issues with a goal of building consensus  across industry stakeholders
  •  Delivers actionable solutions and technological tools to address market inefficiencies and other challenges
  • Serves as a critical source of industry information through conferences, educational programs, publications, and rapid dissemination of industry news, all rich with in-depth discussion and analysis of core industry issues
Regular Members:
  • ASX Group / Sydney Futures Exchange
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Barclays Capital Inc.
  • Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd.
  • Bursa Malaysia Berhad
  • Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
  • CLSA Singapore Pte. Ltd
  • CHI-X Global
  • Credit Suisse Securities
  • DBS Vickers Securities (Singapore) Pte Ltd
  • Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
  • Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange
  • Goldman Sachs & Co
  • Galaxy Futures Co. Ltd
  • Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx)
  • HSBC Futures and Options Asia
  • Indonesia Commodity & Derivatives Exchange (ICDX)
  • J.P. Morgan Futures Inc.
  • Jefferies & Company Inc.
  • Kenanga Deutsche Futures Sdn Bhd
  • Korea Exchange
  • KGI ONG Capital Pte Ltd
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd.
  • Nanhua Futures
  • National Stock Exchange of India Limited
  • Newedge Group
  • Nomura International (Hong Kong) Ltd
  • RBS Securities Inc.
  • Shanghai Futures Exchange
  • Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX)
  • Taiwan Futures Exchange
  • Thailand Futures Exchange PCL
  • Tokyo Commodity Exchange Inc.
  • Tokyo Financial Exchange Inc. (TFX)
  • UBS
  • UOB Bullion & Futures Ltd.
  • Yuanta Futures Co. Ltd.

Associate Members: 

  • CME Group
  • CQG Inc.
  • Equinix Hong Kong Ltd.
  • Eurex
  • Fidessa Group PLC
  • Flow Traders BV
  • Intercontinental Exchange
  • KCG Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  • KVH
  • Optiver US LLC
  • Orc Group
  • Peter Lewis Consulting (China) Ltd
  • SunGard
  • Trading Technologies International Inc.

FIA Asia will seek to promote the further development of Asia-Pacific derivatives exchanges through the following activities:

  • collect and disseminate information about exchanges, clearing organizations and regulators in the area;
  • support the adoption of international standards and best practices in product design, exchange membership, clearing functions, market integrity and financial safety rules;
  • work for better public understanding of the benefits of derivatives markets;
  • encourage cross-border trading and improved access rights;
  • present a unified industry voice to market officials;
  • establish working groups to address specific industry issues; and
  • promote cross-industry discussion through annual conferences and other events