Market activity in January 2018

Published: Feb 2018
Stock markets got off to a strong start in 2018, maintaining the momentum observed in 2017 as valuations continued to soar and benchmark indices scaled new record highs in several markets across the globe.

2017 Market update

Published: Jan 2018
In this article we present a snapshot of key in trends in 2017. The upcoming 2017 Market Highlights report in February 2018 will contain a more comprehensive analysis.

Analysing trends in Investment Funds

Published: Dec 2017
In this article we analyse listings, total number of trades and total trading value of investment funds based on data received from 37 exchanges.

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.

Q3 2017 Markets Update

Published: Oct 2017
This article is a roundup of the developments in the equities, derivatives and bond markets in Q3 2017.

Trends in listings and value traded of ETFs (Jan-Aug 2017)

Published: Sep 2017
This article looks at the listings and value traded of ETFs in the first 8 months of 2017 when compared to the same period in 2016, based on data received from 45 exchanges.

Market highlights – H1 2017

Published: Aug 2017
This article is based on WFE’s recently published half year highlights and shows H1 2017 performance relative to H1 2016 for 68 exchanges across key metrics.

May 2017 Market Highlights: Bonds

Published: Jun 2017
This article looks at the number of bonds listed in May 2017 and the capital raised by bond issuance (USD billions) over the January to May 2017 period.

Trends in commodity derivatives between January and April 2017

Published: May 2017
This article looks at exchange traded commodities derivatives volumes traded in the first four months of 2017.