World Federation of Exchanges


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World Federation of Exchanges

An organization that sets standards for international capital flows between securities exchanges. Based in Paris, it seeks to encourage international commerce in the securities and derivatives markets. More than 50 of the largest exchanges in the world belong to the World Federation of Exchanges. It was founded as the International Federation of Exchanges.

World Federation of Exchanges

A Paris-based trade organization that encourages and establishes standards for cross-border capital flows. The federation comprises operators of 56 of the world's largest securities exchanges. Formerly called International Federation of Stock Exchanges.
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The pamphlets, periodicals and statistical reports issued by the World Federation of Exchanges are considered a major source of information on the performance of global markets and issued periodically and distributed to all market members and those cooperating with the Union.
Selon la World Federation of Exchanges, cette performance annuelle moyenne a ete de - 20,1 % en Asie-Pacifique et de -17,8 % dans la zone Europe-Afrique-Moyen Orient.
The annual growth rate of main indices was also ranked as the second best among all members of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE).
ISE is a full member of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS), the International Securities Services Association (ISSA), the International Capital Market Association (ICMA), the European Capital Markets Institute (ECMI), the World Economic Forum (WEF), the Federation of European Securities Exchanges (FESE) and an affiliate member of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).
The aim is to be able to attract global money from all new types of participants,' Mr Jotikasthira told FT Trading Room at the World Federation of Exchanges annual conference.
The Secretary General of the World Federation of Exchanges, Thomas Krantz, spoke about the importance of stock exchanges as institutional providers of fair price information as creators of a market-based price, crucial to investors' ability to gauge the value of their investment.
Officials from the Dubai International Financial Centre, The World Bank, World Federation of Exchanges, and the CFA Institute, Dubai Financial Services Authority, spoke at the event.
Officials from the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), The World Bank, World Federation of Exchanges, and the CFA Institute, Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), spoke at the event.
said Monday that it has joined the World Federation of Exchanges to take part in discussions and other joint activities with the world's major bourses.
The World Federation of Exchanges is the trade association for the operators of regulated financial exchanges.
23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) 55th General Assembly & Annual Meeting concluded in Doha, Qatar, on Wednesday, with representatives from more than 60 nations in attendance for the three-day event, hosted by the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE).

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