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.
Reports & Analysis

Q3 2017 Markets Update

Published: Oct 2017
This article is a roundup of the developments in the equities, derivatives and bond markets in Q3 2017.
Kesara Manchusree
Interviews

Interview with Kesara Manchusree, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)

Published: Oct 2017
We are delighted to feature an interview with Kesara Manchusree, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), following the recent WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting in Bangkok.
Loh Boon Chye
Interviews

Becoming an exchange of the future

Published: Oct 2017
Businesses across industries are facing disruption and the exchange sector is no different, writes Loh Boon Chye, CEO, Singapore Exchange (SGX).
CEO Letter

CEO Letter - October 2017

Published: Oct 2017

Dear Colleagues

Welcome to Focus, the October issue.

This month, we are delighted to feature an interview with Kesara Manchusree, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), following the recent WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting in Bangkok. Khun Kesara tells us about SET’s dynamic three-part strategy, and outlines her vision for the exchange.

Businesses across industries are facing disruption and the exchange sector is no different, writes Loh Boon Chye, CEO, Singapore Exchange (SGX). His article makes for inspiring reading, and he concludes by saying that the exchanges of the future ...

Technology

Video: Looking back at the WFE & Imperial College Technology Conference

Published: Oct 2017
The WFE's Technology Conference was held earlier this year in collaboration with the Imperial Centre for Global Finance and Technology. Here is a video looking back at the event.
CEO Letter

CEO Letter - September 2017

Published: Sep 2017

Dear Colleagues

Welcome to your bumper September 2017 issue of Focus.

This month, we look back at the successful 57th WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting (6-8 September, Bangkok, Thailand). The three-day event showcased the truly exceptional warmth and hospitality of our gracious hosts the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET); we would like to warmly thank each and every member of the SET team for an unforgettable conference.

The theme of the GA&AM this year was around the role of exchanges and CCPs in fostering economic growth and development, and this golden thread brought together many differ...

Alexander Afanasiev
Emerging Markets

Retail participation in public markets – The democratisation of wealth

Published: Sep 2017
Earlier this month I had the privilege of speaking on a panel at the WFE Annual Meeting focused on retail participation in the public markets, writes Alexander Afanasiev, CEO, Moscow Exchange.
Emerging Markets

WFE CEO Nandini Sukumar visits Colombo Stock Exchange

Published: Sep 2017
WFE CEO Nandini Sukumar visited the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) in mid-September, meeting Chairman of the CSE, Ray Abeywardena and many other CSE colleagues.