The WFE welcomes six new members

Published by: The WFE Focus Team Oct 2018

On Wednesday 3 October 2018, at the 58th General Assembly in Athens, the WFE admitted six new members taking the total number of full members to 70, an historic high. With six members joining since the last General Assembly in 2017, the WFE now represents more than 200 market infrastructure providers.

The new members are:

  1. London Stock Exchange Group: a diversified international market infrastructure and capital markets business operating a broad range of equity, bond and derivatives markets (approved as a full member at the 58th WFE General Assembly).
  2. Boursa Kuwait: a private entity established to manage the Kuwait stock market (approved as a full member at the 58th WFE General Assembly).
  3. Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX): a commodity derivatives exchange that facilitates online trading, and clearing and settlement of commodity derivatives transactions (approved as a full member at the 58th WFE General Assembly).
  4. Tunis Stock Exchange: responsible for managing the Tunisian transferrable securities market (approved as a full member at the WFE's June 2018 Board meeting).
  5. China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation (CSDC): a securities registration, clearing and settlement business (approved as a full member at the WFE's January 2018 Board meeting).
  6. Nairobi Securities Exchange: an equity and debt securities provider (approved as a full member at the WFE's January 2018 Board meeting).

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