Features

Tim Cuddihy
News & Views

Managing risk in times of crisis

Published: Apr 2020
Q&A with Tim Cuddihy, DTCC Managing Director, Financial and Operational Risk Management, where he speaks on the role that DTCC plays in safeguarding the markets and how it manages risk, each and every day.
News & Views

Surmounting challenges together: SZSE’s efforts in fighting against the COVID-19

Published: Apr 2020
The Shenzhen Stock Exchange has contributed an article to Focus about the strong and effective measures it has taken to support the market, improve services, and facilitate business processes during Covid-19.
Julie Becker
ESG

Free listing for Covid-19 response bonds

Published: Apr 2020
Julie Becker, Deputy CEO of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and Founder of the Luxembourg Green Exchange writes about how from April and up until 30 September 2020, it will be entirely free for its issuers to list their Covid-19 response bonds on one of the two markets of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, for simultaneous display on LGX.
Hamish Macdonald
News & Views

Supporting access to capital for NZX listed companies

Published: Apr 2020
Hamish Macdonald, Head of External Relations And General Counsel, NZX outlines how the exchange is responding to Covid-19.
News & Views

The WFE issues statement on Covid-19 & launches information-sharing webpage

Published: Mar 2020
The WFE has issued a statement on coronavirus (Covid-19) and current market volatility. It has also launched a depository of Covid-19-related public communications from exchanges and CCPs on its website as a resource for the financial community and its stakeholders.
News & Views

The WFE warns against short-selling bans

Published: Mar 2020
The WFE has issued a statement, criticising recent bans on short-selling as damaging to markets and failing to achieve their desired effect.
Regulation

The World Federation of Exchanges responds to two European Commission consultations

Published: Mar 2020
The World Federation of Exchanges responds to two European Commission consultations: one on crypto assets, and one on digital resilience.
News & Views

WFE members Ring the Bell for Gender Equality 2020

Published: Mar 2020
Members of the WFE participated in the sixth-annual 'Ring the Bell for Gender Equality' initiative, to celebrate International Women's Day 2020.
Mario Palhares
Emerging Markets

Q&A with Mario Palhares, Director, B3 on the firm’s success in the ETF market

Published: Feb 2020
Mario Palhares, Director, B3 tells us about the firm’s success in the ETF market.