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World Exchanges Calls on Regulator to Consider Impact on Emerging Markets due to EU CCP recognition delays

August 5, 2015

The World Federation of Exchanges, the global trade association for exchanges, has written to the European Commission to express its concern that delays and a lack of transparency in EMIR equivalence determinations for third country central counter parties present a challenge to economic growth and development in many Emerging Market economies.

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Global equity trading volumes rise 36% in 1st half 2015

July 29, 2015

The World Federation of Exchanges has today published its Market Highlights Report for the first semester of 2015.

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WFE Survey - Exchanges See Rising Investor Interest in Sustainability

July 22, 2015

A World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) survey shows investors are increasingly studying the sustainability practices and policies of companies as a factor in their investment decisions. Thirty nine percent of respondents to the global exchanges survey (22 out of 56) stated they had received ESG-related queries from investors, of which 10 said that such inquiries are on the increase.

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WFE Names FCA’s Gavin Hill as Head of Regulatory Affairs

July 7, 2015

The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global industry association for regulated exchanges, today announced the appointment of Gavin Hill as Head of Regulatory Affairs.

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WFE Names David Thomas as Head of Communications

June 5, 2015

WFE welcomes David Thomas to the Federation as Head of Communications from 8 June 2015, the first key hire this year.

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