CEO Letter

CEO Letter - June 2018

Published: Jun 2018
Welcome to June’s issue of Focus, a bumper issue where we look back once again at our Working Committee meeting in London at the end of May, and our recent symposium in Shanghai.
Yimei Li
Technology

How is FinTech disrupting financial markets in China?

Published: Jun 2018
Yimei Li, CEO, China Asset Management, a panellist at the WFE's recent Fostering Growth in Global Capital Markets symposium in China, writes about how FinTech is changing the finance industry in China.
Eugene Qian
ESG

Opening-up China and promoting green finance

Published: Jun 2018
In this Q&A, Eugene Qian, President of UBS Securities, discusses the bank's role in promoting sustainable growth, following his participation at the WFE’s recent Fostering Growth in Global Capital Markets symposium in China.
Shaotong Liu
ESG

How can exchanges & financial institutions encourage sustainable economic growth?

Published: Jun 2018
Shaotong Liu, Executive Vice President, Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE), took part in the sustainable finance panel at the WFE’s recent symposium in China, which was co-hosted by the exchange. He discusses the SSE’s role in promoting green finance.
ESG

Watch the latest WFE video: sustainablility survey review

Published: Jun 2018
Siobhan Cleary, Head of Research & Public Policy, The WFE, explains the results from the recently published sustainability survey of members in the WFE’s latest video.
ESG

The WFE publishes revised ESG Guidance & Metrics

Published: Jun 2018
The World Federation of Exchanges (The WFE) has published a revised edition of its Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Guidance & Metrics.
Interviews

Cyber-attack: Preparing for the inevitable

Published: Jun 2018
In this Q&A Stephen Scharf, Chief Security Officer, and David LaFalce, Executive Director and Global Head Business Continuity & Crisis Management, The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), discuss how the industry can mitigate against large-scale cyber-attacks.
Oscar N. Onyema
Interviews

Q&A with Oscar N. Onyema, CEO, Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)

Published: May 2018
We talk to Oscar N. Onyema, CEO, NSE following the recent Building African Financial Markets (BAFM) seminar, held under the umbrella of the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA), of which Oscar is the President.
Craig Phillips
Interviews

Q&A with Craig Phillips, Counselor to the Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury

Published: May 2018
We are delighted to feature a Q&A interview with Craig Phillips, Counselor to the Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury.