• Interviews

    Q&A with Joseph Portelli, Chairman, Malta Stock Exchange (MSE)

    Joseph Portelli
    Chairman, Malta Stock Exchange (MSE)
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    Editor's Pick

    Published: Dec 2018
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    Emerging Markets

    Enhancing the financing capability of SMEs & family firms: the experience in China

    Published: Mar 2018
    At the recent WFE SME conference in Malta, Dr Zeng Bin, Researcher, Research Institute, Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) took part in a panel focused on the WFE report on listing family-run businesses. Here he writes about the experience of financing SMEs in China.
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    Hanita Othman
    Emerging Markets

    Fundraising by SMEs in Malaysia

    Published: Mar 2018
    Hanita Othman, Vice President, Primary Market, Listing Development, Bursa Malaysia (BM) recently took part in the WFE’s SME conference, on a panel about global perspectives and solutions, and writes here about how BM has helped fundraising efforts by SMEs.
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    Emerging Markets

    The journey of moving towards T+2 in Thailand

    Published: Mar 2018
    Kesara Manchusree, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) outlines how the Thai market successfully moved to a T+2 settlement cycle earlier this month.
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    News & Views

    Public Venture Capital (SMEs) - If it were easy, everyone would be great at it

    Published: Mar 2018
    Ungad Chadda, SVP, Head of Enterprise Strategy & Former President, Capital Formation, TMX Group was a panellist at the WFE SME Conference on a session focused on new models for SME market-based financing; he takes us through the key discussion points.
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    News & Views

    Richard Metcalfe named as the WFE’s Head of Regulatory Affairs

    Published: Mar 2018
    The WFE is pleased to confirm Richard Metcalfe has been appointed as its Head of Regulatory Affairs.
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    News & Views

    65 exchanges ‘Ring the Bell for Gender Equality’ to celebrate International Women’s Day 2018

    Published: Mar 2018
    Thirty-two WFE members joined the ’Ring the Bell for Gender Equality’ initiative between 5-9 March to promote female economic empowerment for International Women’s Day 2018 (Thursday 8 March). In total, 65 exchanges participated in the initiative.
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    Technology

    The WFE responds to FCA’s consultation on global sandboxes to test FinTech applications

    Published: Mar 2018
    The WFE has welcomed the UK Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) initiative to consult the market on broadening the reach of its existing regulatory sandbox, and reiterated its support for a globally coherent approach to FinTech.
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    Technology

    The WFE & McKinsey joint report on fintech in capital markets infrastructure industry reveals likely future innovations & opportunities

    Published: Mar 2018
    The WFE has published a joint report with global management consultancy McKinsey & Company's Banking & Securities Practice on the fintech landscape in the Capital Markets Infrastructure (CMI) industry.
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    News & Views

    The WFE publishes research report into family businesses & listing

    Published: Mar 2018
    The WFE has published a report into family businesses, investigating the opportunities and challenges for family firms when considering public equity as a source of funding.
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