Exchange Headlines - August 2019

BCBA: The BCBA celebrated the Mercosur-EU agreement

BCBA: Macri visited the Stock Exchange on its 165th Anniversary

B3: B3 Recognized by Institutional Investor Magazine

B3: B3 included in the FTSE4Good Emerging Latin America Sustainability Index for the third consecutive year

TMX: TMX Group Hosts Eighth Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Santiago Stock Exchange: Green and Social Bonds raise over US$560 million in Santiago Exchange

Santiago Stock Exchange: Santiago Exchange is part of the United by the COP25 Alliance

Santiago Stock Exchange: Santiago Exchange and Luxembourg Stock Exchange Team up to Promote Green and Social Bonds

Santiago Stock Exchange:  Launching of the Directory of Women for Boards of Directors by the Ministry of Women and Gender Equality held at Santiago Exchange

Santiago Stock Exchange: Santiago Exchange joins Finance Ministry Public - Private task force on Green Finance

BVC: New member of Colombia Fintech

BVC: First results of Colombia InsideOut 2019

BVC: Authorities, experts and agents of the sector crumble recommendations of Capital Market Mission

BVC: "Possibly the most important social reform in the next decade in Latin America": Roberto Rigobón

CME: CME Group and 4-H to Bring Commodity Carnival to 120 State and County Fairs

CME: Traiana to Modernize Equity Swaps Market With Automated Post Trade Lifecycle Management Service

ICE: NYSE extends winning streak as the home to technology innovators 

ICE: S&P Global Platts and Intercontinental Exchange extend partnership in LNG 

ICE: Announces agreement to acquire the Merrill Lynch Option Volatility Estimate (MOVE) Index from Bank of America Merrill Lynch 

DTCC: DTCC Sponsored Service Achieves Key Milestone in Treasury Market Clearing with Citadel Activity

Nasdaq: Welcomed 97 IPOs and Seven Exchange Transfers in the First Six Months of 2019

Nasdaq: Nasdaq and the Iraq Stock Exchange Sign New Market Technology Agreement

Nasdaq: To Deliver Post-Trade Technology to Caja de Valories, Argentina's Central Securities Depository

ASX: ASX, Digital Asset and VMware join forces on DLT

HKEX: HKEX Completes Acquisition of Ronghui Tongjin Majority Stake

HKEX: Rolls out USD London Metal Mini Futures to Expand LME Trading in Asian Time Zone

BSE: BSE signs MoU with Shanghai Stock Exchange

BSE: Signs MoU with Department of Industries & Commerce, Government of Haryana

NSE: NSE Foundation partners with Ramanathapuram Administration for CSR initiatives

IDX: Eleven Companies Were Listed in IDX This Week

IDX: IDX Inaugurated the 447th Investment Gallery in Indonesia

IDX: 42 Years of Work to Expand Services and Strengthen Capital Market Protection

IDX: Opening Access for Small-Medium Enterprises, Capital Market Apply Acceleration Listing Board

Bursa Malaysia: Revamps and liberalises its derivatives market rules and directives to enhance business efficiency and flexibility of doing business among trading and clearing participants

Bursa Malaysia: Bursa Malaysia and NCWO kick off inaugural Hari Wanita investment seminar for women

DCE: DCE University Futures Training Program Kicks off in CAU

DCE: Seminar on Publicizing Futures Knowledge in Universities Held

DCE: DCE Holds Iron Ore Futures Seminar in Tokyo

DCE: The 3rd Training Session (2019) for Financial & Economic Media in Capital Market Unveiled

DCE: DCE Holds the First Legal Compliance Training for Futures Companies’ Overseas Business  

SSE: SSE Rounds off First Training Session on Qualification of Secretary to Directorate for SSE Star Market

SSE: Q&A on Listing Arrangements for the First Batch of Companies on the SSE Star Market   

SSE: M&A and Reorganization of SSE-listed Companies Focus on Revitalization, Quality Improvement in H1

SSE: SSE, SFC Hold Symposium on Implementing Opinions on Judicial Guarantee for Launching the SSE Star Market and Piloting the Registration-Based IPO System

SZSE: SZSE and the Belarusian Currency and Stock Exchange Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

SZSE: Malaysian Minister of Finance Mr. Lim Guan Eng and the Delegation visited Shenzhen Stock Exchange

SGX: Invests in fintech Smartkarma, advances investment research

SGX: SGX RegCo consults on proposed enhancements to securities trading auction mechanism

SGX: SGX named Asia’s Best FX Exchange and Clearing House by FX Week for second consecutive year

TWSE: 2018 Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporate Social Responsibility Report Released   

TWSE: Responding to the competent authority's policies, TWSE will increase the channels of odd lot trading in intraday trading session

TWSE: Listed Companies’ Corporate Governance continues to Improve in 2019. ALL Listed Companies have Adopted e-voting and Poll Voting in AGMs and Set Up Independent Directors.

SET: SET Join hands with the Institute of Public Policy and Development Produce research for sustainable economic and social development  

SET: The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) launched "Digital ID Connection Platform" to create a digital era investment experience Support Thailand 4.0 policy 

SET: Unveils Digital Gateway to Access the National Digital ID Platform

SET: SET holds young capital market professional competition, "YFS 2019"

SET: SET's board appoints Chaiyawat Wibulswasdi as SET Chairman

SET: 2019 SET Youth Music Competition expands nationwide in search for music talents

SET: Thailand Focus 2019 showcases new government's policies to reinforce confidence

SET: Thailand Focus 2019 showcases new government's and listed firm's potential, embracing over 330 investors

PEX: Palestine Exchange launches its new website

EGX: EGX Signs MOU with El Sewedy Education to Raise Financial Literacy among Students

EGX: EGX Meets ESTA Board to Discuss Capital Market Developments

EGX: EGX in Cooperation with MCDR Develop the Omnibus Accounts Trading Mechanism

EGX: EGX Meets Market Participants to Present EGX’s Efforts for the Development of the Egyptian Capital Market 

EGX: The Egyptian Exchange Finished the Periodical Revision of EGX Indices 

EGX: EGX launches "EGX 30 TR" Index 

EGX: EGX signs a Memorandum of Understand (MOU) with the National Training Academy (NTA) for Youth Capacity Building

DB: HfG Fotoförderpreis of the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation awarded to Dennis Haustein

DB: Deutsche Börse continues growth as planned in Q2/2019

DB: Deutsche Börse Buy-in Agent Service solves industry-wide challenge

DB: Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation presents „Foam Talent 2019“ in The Cube, Eschborn/Frankfurt

ASE: Meeting with ASE’s Chairman of the Board and Board of Securities Investors’ Association  

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

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Turns to AWS Cloud Technology to Enhance Performance and Innovate for Customers

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Kicks-off Smart Investor Summer Event 

Bahrain Bourse: Bahrain Bourse Concludes its Participation in the Youth City 2030 Program

LuxSE: Santiago Exchange and Luxembourg Stock Exchange team up to promote green and social bonds 

LSEG: Proposed all share acquisition of Refinitiv to create a Financial Markets Infrastructure leader of the future

NSE: NSE Partners Sebeccly Cancer Care to Provide Free Cancer Screening at 2019 NSE Corporate Challenge

NSE: Launches Investors Relations Data Pack to Enhance Issuers’ Stakeholders Engagement

NSE: NSE, GRI Host Round-table on Sustainable Development Goals

NSE: NSE Unveils Tuface Idibia as Good Cause Ambassador

NSE: NSE Unveils 2019 Factbook

QSE: The CEO discussed with Shanghai Stock Exchange Senior Officials mutual cooperation and presented Qatar’s investment case during the Shanghai Global Investment Forum 

KASE: Operates own information channel in App Telegram 

Mauritius Stock Exchange: SEM celebrates its 30th anniversary today, 05th July 2019

Mauritius Stock Exchange: TDB becomes the first African issuer of Eurobonds to list its Notes on SEM

JSE: JSE Group CEO Nicky Newton-King retires and Dr Leila Fourie is appointed as incoming Group CEO   

JSE: JSE hosts a successful second Annual SheInvests conference

MOEX: Expands trading access to Russian stocks with Interactive Brokers

MOEX: Moscow Exchange to establish Sustainability Sector with support from Russian Ministry of Economic Development

BME: International investors own 48.1% of the Spanish listed shares

BME: BME develops Banco Mediolanum´s new online trading platform

BME: BME implements its technology for ABANCA in Deutsche Bank PCB´s integration in Portugal

SIX: Has licensed SARON Index to ICE Futures Europe 

DFM: DFM and DIFC launch “Dubai Sustainable Finance Working Group”

DFM: DFM’s Summer Training Program boosts 11 Emirati students’ knowledge on Capital Markets