Exchange Headlines - April 2019

BCBA: People of the Stock Exchange in the Argentine Economic Congress

BCBA: The Stock Exchange renewed its board of directors and will elect authorities on May 2

BCBA: The Global Money Week was held at the BCBA

TMX:  Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange Head to South America

Santiago Stock Exchange: Launches its Sustainability Policies

CME:  University of Maryland Finance Professor Albert Kyle to Receive CME Group-MSRI Prize in Innovative Quantitative Applications

CME: CME Group Launches ENSO Data Insights to Aid Best Execution Financing for Hedge Funds

ICE: Launches eight new regional MSCI Futures Contracts

OCC: OCC's 401(k) and Legacy Pension Plan Certified for Fiduciary Excellence

OCC: OCC Named Best Clearing House by Markets Media for Second Consecutive Year

OCC: OCC Re-elects Donohue as Executive Chairman, Elects Member and Public Directors at 2019 Stockholder Meeting

DTCC: To Expand Sponsored Service to Bring Greater Capacity to the Treasury Market

DTCC: Expanded DTCC Sponsored Service Gains Immediate Traction in Evolution of the Treasury Market

DTCC: Expands one-stop trade reporting with new eligibility capabilities provided by Droit

DTCC: Adds three new members to board of directors

DTCC: Outlines Path to Reduce Trade Failures, Increase Security and Efficiency of Markets

Nasdaq: Completes Sale of BWise® to SAI Global

Nasdaq: To Deliver Market Technology to the Jamaica Stock Exchange 

Nasdaq: Publishes blueprint to advance markets for Main Street Investors and Companies of All Sizes

Nasdaq: Opens new Global Headquarters and Client Experience Center

Nasdaq: Announces purchase of shares in Oslo Børs VPS

Nasdaq: Extends the acceptance period for its offer for Oslo Børs VPS

HKEX: Signs MOU with Hebei Provincial Government 

HKEX: LME launches consultation on introduction of responsible sourcing standards across all listed brands

BSE: BSE becomes the first exchange in India to witness delivery of 1000 MT in a first month of any commodity contract

BSE: BSE, India INX becomes the first Indian exchanges to sign an MoU with Moscow Exchange

BSE: BSE inks pact with HDFC Bank to give a boost to the Startups platform

BSE: BSE ties up with Network Intelligence to provide security services to its members under the SEBI Cybersecurity Guidelines

IDX: Synergy to Increase Literacy and Indonesia Capital Market Investor in West Papua

IDX: The Key Role of Indonesian Business in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Indonesia Capital Market

IDX: IDX Representative Office Reaches Out the Community in Central Sulawesi

JPX: Establishment of Japan-China ETF Connectivity

JPX: Launch of a Proof of Concept Program for Utilizing Securities Data

Bursa Malaysia: Bursa Excellence Awards 2018 to honour the top performing brokers and market intermediaries

Bursa Malaysia: Recgonises top performing brokers and market intermediaries at the Bursa Excellence Awards 2018  

Bursa Malaysia: To Launch T + 2 Settlement Cycle on 29 April 2019

Bursa Malaysia: Goes Live with T+2 Settlement Cycle

NZX: Sustainability wholesale bond lists on NZX

NZX: Recognised as designated offshore securities market

NZX: BNP Paribas Accredited As Depository Participant

DCE: DCE, Heilongjiang Group Ink Strategic Cooperation Agreement

DCE: To Accelerate Listing of Iron Ore Options

DCE: Optimizing Contract System to Fully Boost Functioning of Iron Ore Futures

DCE: Holds Iron Ore Basis Trading Forum

DCE: Fill in the gap between professionalism and practice - Dashang provides free simulation trading software for futures talent development projects

SSE: Q & A on acceptance of Companies’ Applications for Listing on Sci-Tech Innovation Board

SSE: Shanghai Stock Exchange and Luxembourg Stock Exchange start a new Chapter for Green Bond Info Channel

SSE: 2018 SSE Social Responsibility Report Released Today

SSE: SSE Appoints Members of the 1st Stock Listing Committee, Sci-tech Innovation Advisory Committee, Public Offering Self-discipline Committee for Sci-tech Innovation Board

SSE: Inaugural Meeting of the 1st Sci-tech Innovation Advisory Committee Held

SSE: China-Japan Capital Markets Forum Held in Shanghai

SSE: SSE and SIX sign an updated MOU

SZSE: China's First Provincial-level Talent Rental Housing REITs Successfully Listed on SZSE

SZSE: Greater Bay Area Indexes Are Launched to Boost High Quality Development of GBA

SZSE: Deepen the Cultivation of Chongqing's Capital Market to Facilitate the High-quality Development of Local Economy--SZSE Jointly Organizes a Series of Listing-cultivation Activities in Chongqing

SZSE: Jointly Holds the First China-Japan Capital Market Forum

SZSE: Investor Education Base Fully Upgraded

SZSE: SZSE and SET Establish a Cross-border SME Service Mechanism at the First China-Thailand Capital Market Cooperation Seminar

MCX: Successfully Completes Its First Physical Delivery of Aluminium Futures Contract

SGX: Bull Charge kicks off 2019 fundraising with Sasseur Asset Management as Premium Partner

SGX: SGX RegCo will intervene speedily and where necessary

SGX: SGX pioneers interest rate derivatives on Japan repo

SGX: UOB, SGX and CCOIC sign MOU to help Chinese enterprises use Singapore as a launchpad for ASEAN expansion

CSE: CSE to commence second intake of its Diploma in Financial Markets

TWSE: Great success and positive feedback for Taiwan Investment Seminars cohosted by TWSE and QIC

TWSE:  Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation Wins “the Best ETF Stock Exchange” at Asia Asset Management’s 2019 Best of the Best Awards

TWSE: TWSE and Goldman Sachs team up to attract investment from Singapore

SET: Reveals SET Awards 2019 preliminary nominees

SET: Grants two social development awards to support rural development

SET: SET signs MoU with SZSE to strengthen Thailand-China capital market collaboration

Nairobi Securities Exchange: Nairobi Securities Exchange admits fifth company onto the Ibuka Program

Nairobi Securities Exchange: Nairobi Securities Exchange admits Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL) onto the Ibuka Program

EGX: EGX President participates in the Egyptian-British Business Association (BEBA) Conference

EGX: President of the Bourse participates in the conference "influential growth" the most important goal in the path of reform

DB: Creates leading index and portfolio/risk analytics business

DB: Concrete negotiations with Refinitiv concerning the potential purchase of certain FX Business Units

DB: Deutsche Börse Data Services launches Eurex Flow Insights

DB: "Changing Views - 20 Years of Art Collection Deutsche Börse" at the Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam

TASE:  The TASE removes barriers to new members: for the first time, Israeli entities operating for nostro only will be allowed to join TASE members

ASE: Receives Student Delegation 

Bahrain Bourse: Ithmaar Holding Silver Sponsor of Bahrain Bourse’s 2nd Edition of the “Smart Investor” Program

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Honors Top Finalists for 2018-2019 TradeQuest Program with a Total of BD 30,000 Cash Rewards

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Holds 2018-2019 Smart Investor Final Event

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Recognized as the First Semi-Government Entity to Receive 3rd Level (Outstanding) in Information Security Forum ‘Thiqa’

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Participates in the Financial Sector Conference held in Riyadh

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse & MEIRA Establish a Bahrain Chapter to Further Advance Investor Relations Landscape in the Kingdom of Bahrain

LSE: Capital Markets Division Leadership 

Boursa Kuwait: Kuwait Stock Exchange appoints Hamad Al Humaidhi as Chairman and Ahmad Al Thunayan as Deputy Chairman

Boursa Kuwait: Held a workshop entitled "The importance of investor relations from the perspective of local fund managers"

Boursa Kuwait: KSE launches the first part of the third phase of the market development plan

NSE: Launches multi-asset brand campaign

Oslo Børs: Håvard S. Abrahamsen new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding

JSE: The 2019 JSE Investment Challenge is well underway

MOEX: Joins United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges initiative to deepen ESG commitment

MOEX: Exchange Forum 2019 set to begin in Moscow

MOEX: Confirms its compliance with IOSCO Principles for Financial Benchmarks

MOEX: Announces changes to management team

MOEX: Offers a new gauge RUSFAR to evaluate secured funding

MOEX: To expand FX offering

MOEX: Oleg Viyugin re-elected as Chairman of the Moscow Exchange Supervisory Board

MOEX: Eleven ETFs to migrate to settlement on T+2

Saudi Stock Exchange: Tadawul Highlights Market Changes and Government Incentives for Listed Companies in the "Saudi Stock Exchange Listing Forum"

Saudi Stock Exchange: Tadawul to Participate in Kingdom’s First Financial Sector Conference

Saudi Stock Exchange: CMA, Tadawul and Debt Management Office Announce Enhancements to Sukuk and Bonds Market

BME: Admits to trading a new sustainable bond from the Basque Government

SIX: SIX and Shanghai Stock Exchange sign updated Memorandum of Understanding

ADX: Achieves 95% in Disclosure Compliance of the Annual Financial Statements 2018

ADX: Partakes in the World Forum of Central Securities Depositories

ADX: Holds workshop to discuss its strategic plan

ADX: Continues to Hold Lectures on "Safe Investment in Exchanges"

ADX: Hosts members of the French Business Group Abu Dhabi to discuss investment opportunities at the Exchange

ADX: Participates in Arab Federation of Exchanges meetings

DFM: DFM’s business excellence journey reaches new height grabbing the Dubai Quality Award for the financial sector

DFM: Reinforces its leading role in promoting best practices of ESG integration amongst market participants