Emerging Markets

Hanita Othman
Emerging Markets

Fundraising by SMEs in Malaysia

Published: Mar 2018
Hanita Othman, Vice President, Primary Market, Listing Development, Bursa Malaysia (BM) recently took part in the WFE’s SME conference, on a panel about global perspectives and solutions, and writes here about how BM has helped fundraising efforts by SMEs.
Emerging Markets

The journey of moving towards T+2 in Thailand

Published: Mar 2018
Kesara Manchusree, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) outlines how the Thai market successfully moved to a T+2 settlement cycle earlier this month.
Emerging Markets

The WFE attends International Workshop on Econometrics and Empirical Economics

Published: Feb 2018
Dr. Stefano Alderighi, Senior Economist – Researcher at the WFE, attended and presented the WFE's research on retail trading in emerging markets at the first International Workshop on Econometrics and Empirical Economics (IWEEE).
Emerging Markets

Taipei Exchange hosts AOSEF Working Committee & Capital Markets Forum 2017

Published: Dec 2017
A total of 10 exchanges and 23 representatives attended the Asian and Oceanian Stock Exchanges Federation (AOSEF) Working Committee, hosted by the Taipei Exchange (TPEx), in November 2017.
Olumide Orojimi
Emerging Markets

NSE launches state-of-the art data centre

Published: Oct 2017
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently launched a state-of-the art data centre. With this implementation, the NSE can now offer state-of-the-art, secure cloud services to both market operators and firms.
Alexander Afanasiev
Emerging Markets

Retail participation in public markets – The democratisation of wealth

Published: Sep 2017
Earlier this month I had the privilege of speaking on a panel at the WFE Annual Meeting focused on retail participation in the public markets, writes Alexander Afanasiev, CEO, Moscow Exchange.
Emerging Markets

WFE CEO Nandini Sukumar visits Colombo Stock Exchange

Published: Sep 2017
WFE CEO Nandini Sukumar visited the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) in mid-September, meeting Chairman of the CSE, Ray Abeywardena and many other CSE colleagues.
His Excellency Essa Kazim
Emerging Markets

Engaging greater numbers of investors - DFM’s experience

Published: Sep 2017
Following his participation in the recent retail investor panel at the 57th WFE Annual Meeting, His Excellency Essa Kazim, Chairman of Dubai Financial Market (DFM) writes about DFM’s own experience with this important investor segment.
Anne Clayton
Emerging Markets

New European regulation will have unintended consequences for emerging markets

Published: Jun 2017
Anne Clayton, Head: Public Policy, Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) takes us through the potential consequences of regulation such as MiFIR and MiFID II on emerging exchanges.