The top three day trading companies in Asia, according to data from the Asia Pacific Investment Management Association (APIMA), are Orientals, equities and fixed income, with Orientals accounting for 80.5 per cent of the market.
Equities are also a big player with 21.4 per cent market share.
The Asia Pacific is home to some of the world’s fastest growing economies and a number of emerging markets, including China and South Korea, and has been dubbed the next stage in the region’s economic rise.
China has been the most important driver of Asian growth, according the APIMA data.
The APIMa data shows that China, Japan, India and South Africa are the three biggest players, accounting for over 75 per cent, 73 per cent and 69 per cent share of the total market, respectively.