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The World Federation of Exchanges launches workplan to drive greater understanding around CCPs & their role in systemic safety

Published: 04 Dec 2019
The WFE has said it is starting a 12-month workplan to ensure that the role and nature of CCPs is correctly understood, and is not undermined by narrow interests that diverge from good public policy.
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Call for papers

IOMA - The WFE's Clearing & Derivatives Conference
Malta, 26 March - 27 March 2020

The papers accepted will be considered for a special issue of the Journal of Financial Markets Infrastructures. 

Keynote speakers: Rod Garratt (University of California, Santa Barbara), Edward Scicluna (Finance Minister of Malta). 

Complete papers on the topic of central clearing should be submitted to research@world-exchanges.org by Friday 13 December 2019. For the complete call for papers, please click on download below.


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ESG data on top of investors’ wish list

Published: Nov 2019
Robert Scharfe, CEO of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange writes about the recent launch of the LuxSE Guide to ESG Reporting, a comprehensive and solid roadmap for companies, issuers and asset managers to integrate ESG considerations into their business-decisions.
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