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BM&FBOVESPA Instituto Educacional: 7th International Financial and Capital Markets Conference

The Event 

The constant pursuit of innovation could be a good answer, if it were not the inherent characteristic of every edition of this event. 

Behind this question are the inquiries undertaken in response to each challenge or economic situation, leading to an effective critical analysis of reality and its resulting transformation. 

The aim is not to offer answers simply to have the merit of answers, but to provide reflections and share different perspectives that contribute to the development of the financial and capital markets. This is why having this space for interaction and an exchange of information among renowned speakers, leading corporations and an expert audience is so fundamental. 

Welcome to the seventh edition of the financial sector's largest event in Brazil! 

Tradition in renowned speakers 

Scientific investigation and professional experience are paramount. The conference therefore features the foremost leading specialists in the subjects to be debated, and prioritizes interaction between them and the audience.

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WFE Interviews Jose Antonio Martinez, Bolsa de Comercio de Santiago

Author Name: Jose Antonio Martinez, CEO, Bolsa de Comercio de Santiago

1. Could you give us a bit of background about your exchange? 

The Chilean stock market is one of the strongest markets in Latin America. There are three Stock Exchanges, being Santiago Stock Exchange, the most important in terms of traded volume, number of brokers and products and infrastructure development. This is confirmed by our market share of 88% in equity, 93.6% in fixed income and 99.8% in other financial instruments, giving us a total participation of 96.9% in all markets. The total market capitalization at the end of 2013 exceeded US$266,000 million.

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WFE Interviews Edemir Pinto, CEO, BM&FBOVESPA

Author Name: Edemir Pinto, CEO, BM&FBOVESPA

1. Could you give us an overview of your exchange? 

BM&FBOVESPA, with its vertically integrated model, is a complete exchange in terms of products and infrastructure, as a result of a merger on May 2008 between BOVESPA (the São Paulo Stock Exchange, founded in 1890) and BM&F (the Commodity & Futures Exchange, founded in 1986). It offers a diversified array of products and services ranging from trading in equities and derivatives to all stages of post-trade activities including clearing, settlement and depositary services, always at the beneficial owner level.

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