Education

Olumide Bolumole
Education

NGX doubles down on goal for financial inclusion and empowering individual investors

Published: Oct 2021
Financial literacy is critical to the growth of capital markets in Nigeria and the NGX is committed to supporting initiatives that encourage the public to develop sustainable investment habits, says Olumide Bolumole, Divisional Head, Listings Business, Nigerian Exchange Limited.
Luis René Ramón; Nalleli Barajas
Education

Bolsa Mexicana de Valores is harnessing technological innovation to increase financial literacy

Published: Oct 2021
BMV is leveraging technology to accelerate digital platforms, content and education campaigns to promote financial awareness and investing in financial markets, says Luis René Ramón, Director of Financial Planning, Investor Relations and ESG, and Nalleli Barajas, Deputy Director of ESG, at Bolsa Mexicana de Valores.
Anita Liskey
Education

Tomorrow’s leaders test their investment skills with CME’s University Trading Challenge

Published: Oct 2021
Investment banks and financial firms remain top destinations for future graduates, and technological innovation is making the sector even more enticing. CME’s annual University Trading Challenge is designed to give tomorrow’s financial leaders a taste of the trading floor and a head start in this competitive arena, says Anita Liskey, Senior Managing Director, Global Brand Marketing and Communications, CME Group.
Igor Marich
Education

Moscow’s retail investing renaissance

Published: Aug 2021
The Moscow Exchange will remember 2020 as the beginning of a golden age in retail investing, as individuals across Russia are drawn to the markets by financial literacy campaigns and a flurry of new products, writes Igor Marich, the bourse’s Managing Director for Sales and Business Development.
Urs Rüegsegger
Education

Derivatives & Society: Governing Risk in the Post-Pandemic Era

Published: Apr 2021
WFE Chairman Urs Rüegsegger highlighted the challenges that lie ahead for derivatives markets In his keynote address at the recent Clearing & Derivatives Conference.
Dawn DeBerry Stump
CCPs

Clearing Up a Few Things About Clearing

Published: Apr 2021
As derivatives markets look toward a post-pandemic era, Dawn DeBerry Stump, Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, discusses the importance of education and collaboration in emerging stronger from the crisis.
Pedro Gurrola
CCPs

WFE Clearing & Derivatives Conference 2021 sets new benchmarks

Published: Apr 2021
The growing dialogue between academia, policymakers, and the post-trade industry can only work to the benefit of all sides, particularly as complex questions around issues such as market liquidity and procyclicality gain traction, writes WFE’s Head of Research, Pedro Gurrola.
Phil Mackintosh
Education

How the U.S. SIP really works

Published: Apr 2021
Phil Mackintosh, Nasdaq's Chief Economist, takes us through the U.S. Securities Information Processor (SIP), often considered the example for market data around the world.
Education

WFE's Ring the Bell initiative draws record support

Published: Oct 2020
The WFE Focus Team