Catalyst is a bond market operated by Warsaw Stock Exchange (Giełda Papierów Wartościowych w Warszawie S.A. - GPW) and BondSpot S.A. Within Catalyst there are four trading platforms. Two of them function under GPW on the regulated market and alternative system of trading, and similarly two others are operated by BondSpot S.A. and designated for wholesale trade of bonds. Such market structure enables to execute the issuance of bonds according to various parameters and creates the possibility to adopt to the needs of the issuer.
Catalyst is an interesting alternative towards low-interest deposit products and at the same time creates additional opportunities for entities facing difficulties in obtaining financing in other form. It should be noted that corporate bonds are characterized by an attractive rate of return with a limited risk investment with the participation of individual and institutional investors.