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 ESG Disclosure Guidance represents a natural evolution of our status as a regional-leading exchange, stemming from ADX's status as a member of the Sustainability Group in the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE)," he said.
The Saudi stock market is the 23rd largest stock market among the 67 members of the World Federation of Exchanges and is the dominant market in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) comprising 50 percent of total GCC market capitalization and 79 percent of value traded.
The QFMA report said that according to the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) statistics the Qatari market has maintained its ranking in terms of market capitalisation of listed shares both in Arab (second) and Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) (17) regions.
A second non-fiscal benefit is that the Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) is affiliated with some international stock exchanges and also a member of the WFE (World Federation of Exchanges).
EGX is the first Arab stock exchange to be a member of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), executive committee member of the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA), Chairman of the Federation of Euro -Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS), and a founding member of the Arab Federation of Exchanges (AFE).
He is also the vice chairman of the Sustainable Working Group at the World Federation of Exchanges. Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this article are the author's own and do not reflect the view of the magazine or of any institution that he works for.
An exchange that is ranked 4th by the WFE (World Federation of Exchanges) in terms of market capitalization and turnover will definitely have a trickledown effect in times to come.
SEBI is member of IOSCO's board of directors, and the CEO of the National Stock Exchange of India has recently been elected as the Chairman of the World Federation of Exchanges.
NABLUS, November 6, 2016 (WAFA) - The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) has accepted the full membership application made by the Palestine Exchange (PEX) in 2015.
Its source for the data is the World Federation of Exchanges (world-exchanges.org/home).
The survey titled "Derivative Market Survey" conducted by the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) and International Options Market Association (IOMA) for the year 2015 across diversified product ranges revealed market participants' continued trust on NSE.
Based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges as of December 2015, however, the PSE trailed behind several Asean markets in terms of market capitalization, capital raised, value turnover and products.

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