News & Views

Video: The stability of exchanges in the face of global volatility

Published: Nov 2016
This short film features a number of WFE members discussing the stability of exchanges throughout the global volatility of 2016.
CEO Letter

CEO Letter - November 2016

Published: Nov 2016

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to the November issue of Focus. We have received great feedback on the new look and feel, so thank you; we hope you continue to enjoy the publication in its new format.

Thanks to all our members, affiliates, key stakeholders and media who attended the 56th WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting (GA&AM) in Cartagena, Colombia, at the beginning of the month. The WFE would also like to particularly thank Juan Pablo Cordoba and his team at BVC for the warm welcome and superb hospitality over the three-day event. The incredibly high calibre of the key note speeches a...



Arunma Oteh
Interviews

Partnering with exchanges to tackle global fragility

Published: Nov 2016
This is a reproduction of the key note speech that Arunma Oteh, Vice President & Treasurer, World Bank gave when she opened the 56th WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting in Cartagena, Colombia, 2-4 November 2016.
Eric Noll
Interviews

Fixed Income Q&A with Eric Noll

Published: Nov 2016
Following his participation in the Fixed Income session at the 56th WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting in Colombia, Eric Noll talks us through the big topics to come out of the panel.
Bente Landsnes
Interviews

Q&A with Bente Landsnes, President & CEO, Oslo Børs

Published: Nov 2016
Bente Landsnes sets out her hopes for the future, following the Brexit-themed panel session at the 56th WFE General Assembly & Annual Meeting.
José Antonio Martínez
Emerging Markets

Q&A with José Antonio Martínez

Published: Nov 2016
We talk to José Antonio Martínez about the work the exchange is doing on internationalising the Chilean capital market.
Technology

How exchange operators can broaden financing options for SMEs via fixed income

Published: Nov 2016
Gonzalo Gómez-Retuerto, General Manager, BME Group tells us about the Alternative Fixed Income Market (MARF).
Mike Bodson
Technology

Facing cyber threats, businesses find there is strength in numbers

Published: Nov 2016
We hear from Mike Bodson, President & CEO, DTCC on the importance of collaboration in the fight against cyber threats.
Emerging Markets

WFE & Oliver Wyman publish report into emerging market liquidity

Published: Oct 2016
Growing liquidity should be a priority for emerging market exchanges as it fosters broader market and economic development.