Taiwan Futures Exchange to launch sustainability indices in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) saw nearly 270 million futures contracts traded in 2019, which is above the six-year average of 250 million, and is set to promote sus...

Taiwan Futures Exchange awards top 43 futures traders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) on Tuesday (Nov. 12) awarded 43 financial institutions for their dedication to promoting growth in futures trading, enabling win-win s...

Taiwan futures exchange sets new record in trading volume in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan futures exchange sees another record-breaking year in 2018, with over 380 million futures contracts traded, the Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) said on Tuesday, Jan. 15....

TAIFEX: Food bank serves the underprivileged in more ways than one

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) and several financial institutions jointly announced Friday that the Food Bank program will continue this year for underprivileged families acro...

New chairman of Taiwan's TAIFEX takes office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) welcomed former Minister of Finance Sheu Yu-jer (許虞哲) as incoming chairman on Monday. Liu Len-yu (劉連煜), the outgoing TAIFEX chairman, we...

TAIFEX launches Brent crude futures contract in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) announced the launch of the Brent crude oil futures trading for Taiwanese retail investors from July 2, following an agreement with ICE Futures ...

Taiwan Futures Exchange set to launch crude oil futures in July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The annual FIA forum was held in Taipei Thursday with representatives of regional futures exchanges and local commodity traders, sparking vivid discussions on the future of comm...

TAIFEX and S&P Dow Jones co-launch Taiwan's first RMB futures indices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) announced the launch of the S&P/TAIFEX RMB Indices in collaboration with the world's leading index provider S&P Dow Jones Indices, t...

Taiwan’s TAIFEX overtakes CME to win Global Exchange of the Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) wrapped up 2017 with exceptional international awards and another record-breaking trading volume of futures contracts, which exceeded 265 mi...

TAIFEX launches GBP/USD, AUD/USD FX futures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) launched GBP/USD and AUD/USD FX futures on Monday to offer a wider range of diversified financial products for local investors to hedge against ...

Taiwan Futures Exchange advises insurers to adjust forex hedging

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Approximately NT$111.6 billion in currency losses was reported by Taiwanese insurers in the first seven months this year due to heavy U.S. dollar positions. Taiwan's financi...

TAIFEX to donate 'Rehabuses' to four Taiwan cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) held the "Rehabus" donation ceremony and contributed four of the buses to four cities on June 29 in Banqiao District, New Taipei...

Taiwan futures exchange embraces another record-breaking year in 2016

Taipei (Taiwan News) – Despite the gloom of financial markets in 2016, the Taiwan futures exchange still recorded a whopping 242 million contracts, the second highest in the history. Taiwan...

Taiwan Futures Exchange launches Nifty 50 to tap high growth in India

The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) has launched three new derivative contracts Monday designed to either tap the boom in the India market or offer a greater variety of hedging tools for investors or...

FIA Forum sees Taiwan as high potential growth market

With the stunning growth of the futures exchange in 2015, the Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) this year expands its presence on the world stage by working with global partners to host a forum gatheri...