CEO Letter

CEO Letter - June

Published: Jun 2019

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to the June issue of Focus.

This month, we are delighted to welcome P. S. Reddy, the new MD & CEO of the Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. (MCX) who writes about reforms that have been designed to put the Indian commodity derivatives market “in orbit”. It’s heartening to hear how the industry has successfully worked hand in hand with the local regulator SEBI to drive through changes that are positively impacting the Indian market.

April 2019 marked a key milestone in Thailand-China capital market collaboration through a renewal of a memorandum of under...





P. S. Reddy
Emerging Markets

Reforms to put the Indian commodity market in orbit

Published: Jun 2019
P. S. Reddy. MD & CEO, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. (MCX)
Monthly Insights

Trends in commodity derivatives volumes (Jan – May 2019)

Published: Jun 2019
Commodities markets saw a fair bit of volatility over the first five months of 2019.
Khalifa Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa
News & Views

The importance of Investor Relations

Published: Jun 2019
Khalifa Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, Chief Executive Officer, Bahrain Bourse, showcases the value of good Investor Relations.
News & Views

ALTSO's Rocktoberfest-London

Published: Jun 2019
A summary of ALTSO's Rocktoberfest-London, where the finance industry came together to raise money to provide free orthopedic care to children with limb disabilities in the developing world.
Dee Liyanwela
Emerging Markets

Creating a partnership for the future: London Stock Exchange Group and Colombo Stock Exchange

Published: Jun 2019
Dee Liyanwela, Group Head of Shared Services Centers & Head of LSEG Technology Sri Lanka, explains the importance of the recent MoU between LSEG and CSE.
Olumide Orojimi
ESG

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.
Dr. Jibao He
Emerging Markets

Capital formation in support of innovation: meeting SMEs’ demand for life-cycle financing

Published: Jun 2019
In May 2019, SZSE celebrated the 15th anniversary of its SME Board and as part of this milestone, Dr. Jibao He, Head of Research Institute at SZSE, explores the exchange's provisions for SME financing.
Dr. Pakorn Peetathawatchai
Emerging Markets

Thailand-China capital market cooperation

Published: Jun 2019
Dr. Pakorn Peetathawatchai, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), discusses the importance of the renewed MoU between SET and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.