NO 246 – AUGUST 2013

WFE Focus

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange’s CEO elected vice chairman of South Asian Federation of Exchanges

Mr. Rashed Al Baloushi, CEO of Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange, was elected as Vice Chairman of the South Asian Federation of Exchanges during its last Annual General Meeting.

NYSE Euronext joins UN sustainable stock exchange initiative

NYSE Euronext has joined the United Nations’ Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative, which aims to explore how exchanges can work together with investors, regulators, and companies to enhance corporate transparency on Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) issues and encourage responsible long-term approaches to investment.