Asia's stuck-at-home super-rich are driving a surge in trading activity

An investor stands at a trading terminal in front of an electronic stock board at a securities brokerage in Shanghai, China, on Friday, June 9, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Asia’s super-rich suddenly have lots of time on their hands.

The coronavirus has forced many of them to work from home, cancel travel and avoid the golf course. That’s left them more time to trade stocks amid the turmoil, boosting revenue for Citigroup Inc. and other banks in the region.

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