Features

Noelle Al Jaweini
Features

Saudi Exchange is focusing on raising awareness on the importance of debt markets for issuers, investors and the wider economy

Published: Nov 2021
The development of debt instruments has increased the depth and liquidity of the Saudi capital market and financial literacy is critical for that market growth to continue. This year, we have chosen to focus our educational campaign on raising awareness on the importance of debt markets for issuers, investors and the wider economy, says Noelle Al Jaweini, Chief of Cash Markets, Saudi Exchange.
Maria Kharlashkina
Education

Moscow Exchange’s “Journey” teaching investment knowledge from scratch

Published: Nov 2021
The Moscow bourse’s online education platform has helped thousands of new retail investors gain the confidence to begin their trading journeys, writes Maria Kharlashkina, Deputy Head of Strategy, MOEX.
Barraq Al-Nabulsi & Maher Al-Masri
Education

Education campaigns help Palestine take its place on the world financial stage

Published: Nov 2021
Despite enormous challenges, capital markets in Palestine have thrived in the past year with the help of financial education campaigns, write Barraq Al-Nabulsi, General Director of the Palestine Capital Market Authority, and Maher Al-Masri, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Palestine Exchange.
José Antonio Martínez
Education

Santiago Exchange is leveraging its online financial platform to educate both potential and professional investors

Published: Nov 2021
The public health crisis has spurred us to turn our financial literacy programme into an online, interactive, multi-platform experience, to give both potential investors and professionals the tools and knowledge they need to make informed decisions, says José Antonio Martínez, Chief Executive Officer, Santiago Exchange.
Ibrahim Mshindo,
Education

Providing the tools for financial freedom in Tanzania

Published: Nov 2021
In Tanzania, under-represented communities are being empowered with the knowledge to build their own financial futures, thanks to initiatives run by Dar es Salaam Stock Exchanges, writes Ibrahim Mshindo, Director, Business Development.
Mohamed Farid Saleh
Education

EGX’s ‘StockRiders’ trading simulator helps to bring investment insights to Egypt’s youth

Published: Nov 2021
EGX is reaching out to Egypt’s young people in every possible way to raise financial awareness. The exchange has partnered with universities to offer lectures and has provided access to its "StockRiders” trading simulator, which gives students a sense of real-time trading, says Mohamed Farid Saleh, Executive Chairman, The Egyptian Exchange.
Narjes Farookh Jamal
Education

Bahrain bourse’s financial literacy programmes seek to empower generations of smart investors

Published: Nov 2021
Bahrain Bourse is continuously working on developing creative plans to broaden its outreach to different age groups and categories across the Kingdom of Bahrain in order to instill a well-grounded financial literacy and investment culture. Our Smart Investor programme helps youngsters gain a financial awareness that they can build on through their lives, says Narjes Farookh Jamal, Chief Operating Officer, Bahrain Bourse.
Monthly Insights

Stock index options and futures

Published: Nov 2021
Mihaela Croitoru, Statistics Database Manager at the WFE, writes about stock index derivatives
Edith Lee
Education

Capability – not probability – is the key to smart investment

Published: Oct 2021
Helping today’s investors gain experience and confidence is an essential part of building a modern society, writes Edith Lee, CEO and Executive Director of the Taipei Exchange.