World Federation of Exchanges

43 results about this entity

Period: 23 Sep 2009 - 11 Jun 2024

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World Federation of Exchanges publishes paper to demystify tokenisation

As the European Commission today gathers stakeholders in Brussels to discuss the further tokenisation of assets, the WFE (the global industry association for exchanges and clearing houses) has published a paper, “Demystifying Tokenisation: Embracing the Future”, that provides a reality check: we shouldn’t curtail the further development of tokenisation, nor should we run blindly towards it.

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Pursuit of faster settlement times via DLT will hit market quality

Adopting distributed ledger technology in the pursuit of faster settlement times could hit liquidity and increase transaction costs, warns research from the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE).

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World Federation of Exchanges lay out 2024 priorities

The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today announces the 2024 priorities for the exchange and clearing industry.

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WFE sets out six principles to promote sound marketplaces in crypto-trading

The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global body for exchanges and central counterparty clearing houses (CCPs)s, today sets out six principles to promote sound marketplaces in crypto-trading in a new report.

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World Federation of Exchanges publishes crypto research

The World Federation of Exchanges (The WFE), the global industry group for exchanges and central counterparties, has published the first of a two-part research project which analyses exchange engagement with crypto market developments.

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Exchanges globally agree framework for green equities

The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global body for exchanges and CCPs, today announced its industry-wide WFE Green Equity Principles, the first global framework for designating stocks and shares as green, thereby countering greenwashing and supporting the enhanced flow of funding towards more sustainable economies.

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$25trn wiped off global stock markets in 2022

The market capitalisation of global stock markets declined by 20% in 2022 while value of traded stocks fell by 10% according to data from the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE).

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World Federation of Exchanges publishes Women Leaders List for 2023

The World Federation of Exchanges (“The WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today published its annual Women Leaders List.

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World Federation of Exchanges responds to guidance on biodiversity related-disclosure

The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has commented on the Climate Disclosure Standard Board’s (CDSB) issuer guidance for biodiversity related disclosure.

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WFE welcomes climate risk guidance

The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has commented on the Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosure’s (TCFD) updated guidance on Climate-related Metrics, Targets and Transition plans.

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World Federation of Exchanges paper analyses who benefits form exchange data

The World Federation of Exchanges (“The WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today published a paper to advance thinking on fairness and transparency in equity market data.

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WFE and UN publish paper on how derivatives exchanges can promote sustainable development

The United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative is today launching new guidance for derivatives exchanges, prepared in collaboration with the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global industry group for exchanges. The joint report provides guidance on ‘How Derivatives Exchanges can Promote Sustainable Development - An Action Menu’.

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World Federation of Exchanges publishes research on global circuit breaker practices

The World Federation of Exchanges (“The WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today published a research paper titled ‘Circuit breakers and other market safeguards,’ as part of the industry’s work on systemic resilience and the structures that support market integrity.

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Exchange body calls for creation of a global crypto taxonomy

The World Federation of Exchanges has called for the creation of a common taxonomy to cover the growth in stablecoins and other cryptoassets and curb regulatory fragmentation.

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World Federation Of Exchanges releases sixth annual sustainability survey

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today published the results of its sixth annual Sustainability Survey.

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World Federation of Exchanges publishes update on industry cyber efforts during the pandemic

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today published a report detailing measures the industry has taken to adapt and enhance existing cyber resilience tools during the pandemic, as exchanges and CCPs across the world successfully moved to operate remotely.

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World Federation of Exchanges responds to Europe’s MiFID II consultation

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has responded to the European Commission consultation on the review of the MiFID II/MiFIR regulatory framework, representing the global industry’s position on proposals for a consolidated tape in Europe, the Share Trading Obligation’s impact on Third Countries and the regime governing Systematic Internalisers.

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World Federation of Exchanges provides Covid-19 information page

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has created a new page on its website to provide a single, reliable, comprehensive source of exchange and CCP efforts to keep open, and operate, resilient markets in the midst of the coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis.

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WFE responds to EU consultation on digital operational resilience

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has responded to the EU Commission’s consultation paper on Digital Operational Resilience Framework for financial services: Making the EU financial sector more secure.

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WFE issues statement on Covid-19 and volatility

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has today issued a statement on coronavirus (Covid-19) and current market volatility.