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The WFE & SSE launch blueprint to support exchanges in embedding sustainability

Published: Sep 2019
The WFE has partnered with the Sustainable Stock Exchanges initiative to define ‘How exchanges can embed sustainability within their operations: a blueprint to advance action’. In addition, the WFE & SSE have formalised their partnership, agreeing to work together on building capacity, technical assistance to stakeholders, joint publications and research.
Olumide Orojimi
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Appointing an ambassador for a good cause: exploring the collaboration between The Nigerian Stock Exchange and Tuface Idibia

Published: Sep 2019
Olumide Orojimi, Head, Corporate Communications, The Nigerian Stock Exchange, showcases the NSE's work in the sustainability space.
Dr. Liangping Xu
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Empowering investors: investor education practices at Shenzhen Stock Exchange

Published: Sep 2019
Dr. Liangping Xu, Director of Investor Education Center, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, discusses SZSE's financial literacy and investor education programmes.
Professor Alexander Van de Putte
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Promoting sustainable business growth in the fourth industrial revolution

Published: Sep 2019
Professor Alexander Van de Putte, Chief Strategy Officer Chairman of the AIFC Academic Council, Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC), discusses the role of sustainability in Kazakhstan.
Olumide Orojimi
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The Nigerian Stock Exchange is leading the fight against cancer in Nigeria

Published: Aug 2019
We learn about the NSE Corporate Challenge, a 5km walk, jog, and run to raise awareness about the early detection, screening and treatment of cancer.
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WFE members invited to 'Ring the Bell for Financial Literacy' as part of World Investor Week

Published: Aug 2019
The WFE invites its members to participate in the ‘Ring the Bell for Financial Literacy’ initiative during World Investor Week 2019.
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The WFE responds to IOSCO's Sustainable Finance Network

Published: Jun 2019
The World Federation of Exchanges responded to the International Organization of Securities Commissions’ (IOSCO) Sustainable Finance Network (SFN) survey.
Olumide Orojimi
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Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility at The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Published: Jun 2019
Olumide Orojimi, Head, Corporate Communications, The Nigerian Stock Exchange, discusses the importance of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility for the exchange.
Hussain M. Al Abdulla
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Qatar Stock Exchange launches competition for universities and business colleges in Qatar

Published: May 2019
Hussain M. Al Abdulla, Director, Marketing and Communications, Qatar Stock Exchange, discusses the importance of promoting financial literacy and developing an understanding of investment among students and young people in the State.