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Asia Pacific Stock Exchange (APX) successfully commenced trading as a new Australian stock exchange with trading commencing in the initial listings Australia Samly Holdings Limited (APX Code: 8SA) and ZhongHuanYun Holdings Group Limited (APX Code: 8ZH).

At a ceremony to mark the occasion, APX Chairman Ray Schoer said, “APX is now open for business. This is the first day of building APX as a significant venue for Australian and Asian corporates and investors to trade shares, raise capital, and build businesses.

Monday, March 24, 2014

As recommended by Moscow Exchange's Derivatives Market Committee, the National Clearing Centre (NCC), acting as the CCP, is to increase the minimum initial margin for some futures contracts during high market volatility.

Monday, March 24, 2014

LCH.Clearnet SA (LCH.Clearnet) has launched €GCPlus, a central clearing service for the tri-party repo market, in collaboration with Euroclear and the Banque de France.

Monday, March 24, 2014

The CSRC has approved the SSE’s application for building the trading platform in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (SFTZ).

Monday, March 24, 2014

TMX Group announced plans to open an office in Singapore, subject to regulatory approval. The new office, scheduled to open in 2014, will focus initially on establishing new business relationships and exploring new opportunities for Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange and Montreal Exchange in the Asia-Pacific region.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Views

WFE interviews Essa kazim, Chairman of Dubai Financial Market (DFM)

Within a short period of time, Dubai Financial Market (DFM) has fast developed into the leading financial market across the region. Its ongoing efforts and strategic initiatives have further...

WFE
12/17/2013 - 11:32
CORPORATE REPORTING: RISING TO THE CHALLENGE

The global competition for capital is fierce and intensifying.  Yet the information platform on which so much capital market activity is based has not been updated for over a generation.  It is...

Paul Druckman, Chief Executive Officer, International Integrated Reporting Council
12/17/2013 - 11:28
The importance of small and mid-cap companies for exchanges

The WFE market segmentation survey has been conducted yearly since 2007. The 2012 study is available on the Federation’s website (...

Grégoire Naacke and Silvia Hirsch
11/27/2013 - 15:47