Monthly Insights

IPO trends January 2017 – September 2019: Do emerging markets differ?

Published: Nov 2019
Dr. Stefano Alderighi, Senior Economist - Researcher at the WFE writes this month's insight piece about IPOs in emerging markets.
Lai Zi Xiu
ESG

Sustainable giving made possible with SGX Bull Charge

Published: Nov 2019
SGX Bull Charge has raised S$35 million for more than 50 charities since 2004. Read the article from SGX to find out about their annual Charity Run.
News & Views

Registration open for IOMA: WFE's Clearing and Derivatives Conference 2020

Published: Nov 2019
Registration is open for IOMA: WFE's Clearing and Derivatives Conference, which will be held in Malta from 26 - 27 March 2020.
Amir Yousefian Pour
News & Views

Tehran Stock Exchange & Shanghai Stock Exchange sign MoU

Published: Nov 2019
We hear from Tehran Stock Exchange about the importance of its recent MoU with Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Feng Chen
Emerging Markets

Supporting the ocean economy

Published: Nov 2019
Feng CHEN, Director of Marketing Department, Shenzhen Stock Exchange outlines how the exchange supports the Chinese martime economy.
Boon Chye Loh
Interviews

Q&A with Loh Boon Chye, CEO, Singapore Exchange (SGX)

Published: Oct 2019
Boon Chye Loh, Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Exchange (SGX), sat down with us to share his reflections on the 59th WFE Annual Meeting and General Assembly, which was hosted by SGX, as well as his thoughts on the future.
John Fennell
Technology

Understanding the risks associated with blockchain

Published: Oct 2019
John Fennell, Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) discusses the risks associated with Blockchain technology.
Dawn DeBerry Stump
Regulation

Regulation: principles rather than prescription

Published: Oct 2019
Dawn DeBerry Stump, Commissioner, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, shares the CFTC's standpoint on regulating the financial markets: principles are preferred to prescription.
Robert Scharfe
ESG

What about Principle 6?

Published: Oct 2019
Robert Scharfe, Chief Executive Officer, Luxembourg Stock Exchange, explains the role of exchanges in promoting ESG issues in capital markets.