News & Views

The WFE attends IOSCO’s stakeholders’ meeting & ESMA’s conference

Published: Nov 2017
n October, the WFE attended two key industry events as part of its role as advocate for the global financial market infrastructure sector.
CEO Letter

CEO Letter - November 2017

Published: Nov 2017

Dear Colleagues

Welcome to November’s Focus, a packed issue full to bursting with news and updates from across the global financial market infrastructure sector.

In November, the WFE published a position paper discussing the implications of international regulatory dissonance, supported by a series of policy recommendations to promote better regulatory coherence. This important paper identified the adverse effects of diverging approaches to the implementation of financial regulation, and proposed solutions related to give key areas: disproportionate expense; implementation timelines; legal unc...

Technology

Fintech and financial stability

Published: Nov 2017
Adrien Vanderlinden, Systemic Risk Executive, DTCC walks us through the firm's recent white paper on Fintech and Financial Stability, exploring how technological innovations could impact the safety and security of global markets. We also feature a video with Michael Leibrock, Managing Director, DTCC.
ESG

Green finance in the spotlight

Published: Nov 2017
November was a busy month for all things climate change/green-finance related, writes the WFE’s Head of Research & Public Policy, Siobhan Cleary.
ESG

Sustainability: Business opportunity in the intermediation industry

Published: Nov 2017
Felipe Paiva, Brazil Clients Relationship Director and Sonia Favaretto, Media Relations, Sustainability, Communications and Social Investment Managing Director from B3 tell us more about the launch of its most recent sustainability guide.
News & Views

The WFE publishes position paper on international regulatory dissonance

Published: Nov 2017
The WFE has published a position paper discussing the implications of international regulatory dissonance, supported by a series of policy recommendations to promote better regulatory coherence.
News & Views

The WFE attends workshop on ‘Equity Financing of the EU Economy’

Published: Nov 2017
On 22 November 2017, Stefano Alderighi, the WFE's Senior Economist – Researcher attended a workshop entitled 'Equity Financing of the EU Economy'.
Olumide Orojimi
Emerging Markets

NSE launches state-of-the art data centre

Published: Oct 2017
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently launched a state-of-the art data centre. With this implementation, the NSE can now offer state-of-the-art, secure cloud services to both market operators and firms.
News & Views

JPX kick starts IOSCO's inaugural World Investor Week 2017

Published: Oct 2017
Japan Exchange Group (JPX) held a series of events in Tokyo on 2 October 2017 to open IOSCO's inaugural World Investor Week.