Mark Peterson
Interviews

Q&A with Mark Peterson, CEO, NZX

Published: Dec 2017
We are delighted to feature Mark Peterson, CEO of NZX, who takes us through the first few months as CEO, and looks at the key role the exchange plays within the country's capital markets system.
Reports & Analysis

Stock market indices scale record levels – analysing the underlying market

Published: Nov 2017
In October 2017, over 50% of the exchanges that report data to the WFE saw their benchmark indices scale record high levels.
Matthew Chamberlain
Interviews

Q&A with Matthew Chamberlain, CEO, LME

Published: Nov 2017
We are delighted to welcome Matthew Chamberlain, CEO, LME, who tells us about his first few months in the role, and his vision for the exchange whose roots date back to 1877.
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; ...



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.