News & Views

The WFE elects seven Board Directors

Published: Oct 2018
On Wednesday 3 October 2018, at the 58th General Assembly in Athens , the WFE elected seven Directors of the Board.
Technology

The WFE responds to BOE-FCA-PRA discussion paper on operational resilience

Published: Oct 2018
The WFE has published its response to the BoE-FCA-PRA Discussion Paper on Operational Resilience. The discussion paper calls on firms to demonstrate their operational resilience in the event of a cyber-attack or IT disruption.
Technology

The WFE responds to Global Financial Network (GFIN) Consultation

Published: Oct 2018
The WFE has responded to the Global Financial Innovation Network (GFIN) Consultation Document.
Corporate Communications
Emerging Markets

National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) celebrates silver jubilee this year

Published: Oct 2018
India’s multi-asset exchange and largest stock exchange National Stock Exchange of India limited (NSE) is celebrating its silver jubilee this year, writes the NSE's Corporate Communications team.
William Coen
News & Views

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision: What is next now that post-crisis regulatory reform has been completed?

Published: Oct 2018
At the recent 58th WFE GA&AM in Athens, William Coen, Secretary General, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision sat down for a fireside chat with Edward Tilly, Chairman & CEO of Cboe Global Markets, and discussed the importance of global standards. Here, William writes about the Committee's programme, and looks ahead to the future now the reform agenda has been finalised.
Nandini Sukumar
CEO Letter

CEO Letter - September 2018

Published: Sep 2018

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to the September issue of Focus

Dr Pakorn Peetathawatchai took the position of President of the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) on 1 June 2018, becoming the 13th SET President.  This month in the Executive Profile section, we talk to him about his first 100 days in the role, how he is putting technology at the heart of the business, and his vision for the future.

We are pleased to welcome a contribution from Thomas Zeeb, Head Securities & Exchanges, SIX, who writes about the launch of SIX Digital Exchange, the world's first fully integrated infrastructur...





Monthly Insights

Equity derivatives volumes traded from January to August 2018 (compared to January to August 2017)

Published: Sep 2018
Globally equity markets have recorded a surge in trading activity since the beginning of 2018.
Mark Wetjen,
Technology

A regulatory perspective on crypto

Published: Sep 2018
In this video, Mark Wetjen, Managing Director & Head of Global Public Policy, DTCC talks about how it is still early days for regulators and crypto currencies. But with growing interest from retail investors in crypto currency markets, regulators are increasing their scrutiny of the digital currency.
Anne-Marie Beckmann
News & Views

Interview with Anne-Marie Beckmann, Director of the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation

Published: Sep 2018
We talk to Anne-Marie Beckmann, Director of the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation about the organisation's role in collecting, exhibiting and promoting contemporary photography.