Features

Jos Dijsselhof
News & Views

No access to capital market equals economic stagnation

Published: Oct 2019
Jos Dijsselhof, Chief Executive Officer, SIX, discusses how SIX is adapting to a rapidly changing financial world.
Regulation

The WFE asks the FCA not to ban the sale of crypto derivatives to retail investors

Published: Oct 2019
The WFE has asked the FCA not to ban the sale of crypto derivatives to retail consumers while supporting the regulator’s desire to better protect vulnerable consumers.
News & Views

The WFE elects four Board Directors

Published: Oct 2019
At the 59th General Assembly in Singapore, the WFE elected four Directors of the Board.
Communications Team
ESG

The Nigerian Stock Exchange and the Luxembourg Stock Exchange sign MoU to expand the green bond markets

Published: Oct 2019
The Nigerian Stock Exchange and the Luxembourg Stock Exchange sign a MoU to expand the green bonds market.
News & Views

WFE Chairman Dr Urs Rüegsegger speaks at FIAB meeting in Argentina

Published: Sep 2019
Dr Urs Rüegsegger, Chairman of the WFE, delivered a speech at the 46th General Assembly & Annual Meeting of the Ibero-American Federation of Exchanges (FIAB) and to the FIAB HighTech Meeting, hosted by the Rosario Stock Exchange.
Noppakao Sucharitakul
ESG

The role of CSR at the Stock Exchange of Thailand

Published: Sep 2019
Noppakao Sucharitakul, Executive Vice President, Head of Social Development Group and Corporate Communication, The Stock Exchange of Thailand tell us about SET’s recent CSR initiatives, including the SET Youth Music Competition.
ESG

Exchanges round the world ‘Ring the Bell’ for financial literacy

Published: Sep 2019
Exchanges and CCPs around the world have united to promote financial literacy and boost financial inclusion, ringing the bell in multiple countries on multiple days all week during World Investor Week (“WIW”) 2019.
Hamish Macdonald
News & Views

Growing New Zealand’s Capital Markets 2029: A vision and growth agenda to promote stronger capital markets for all New Zealanders

Published: Sep 2019
Hamish Macdonald, Head of External Relations & General Counsel, NZX Limited takes us through the recently-published industry-led review entitled Capital Markets 2029, initiated by NZX and the Financial Markets Authority (FMA), which is designed to deliver a 10-year vision and growth agenda for New Zealand’s capital markets.
ESG

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.