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New toys for flash boys in China's fledgling derivatives trade

Brokerages, fund managers employ tools to gain precious microseconds dealing in new options, futures contracts

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New derivative products in China are intended to help investors hedge risk, but it also gives rise to the kind of sophisticated trading strategies that have made quick-trading flash boys notorious in the West.

Shanghai

THE rapid liberalisation of China's derivatives market has attracted a new breed of creative traders employing complex trading strategies that can generate quick profits - and an extra dollop of risk - in China's runaway stock boom. Brokerages and fund managers are investing in

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