Taifex gets recognition at Financial Market Awards
Taiwan Futures Exchange ( Taifex, ) was awarded Financial Derivatives Exchange of the Year by the Asian Banker ( ) on April 15, and also invited to the Asian Banker Summit 2015’s awards ceremony.
Established in 2001 by the Asian Banker, the Financial Markets Awards has l ong been valued by the derivatives market practitioners and professionals, among them, Financial Derivative Exchange of the Year was the one most honored.
According to the Asian Banker, the award winners are selected by a committee made up of brilliant international financial people, evaluating candidates by their annual performances, financial performances, leadership of high-level management, growth of commodity flow and exchange rate, and product innovation.
In 2014, the trading volume of Taifex reached a recordbreaking NT$200 million since its establishment. According to the Asian Banker, its substantial growth is mainly because of its customized products, system adjustment, national and international promotions, and its collaborative products FTX ( ) and OTX ( ) with Eurex (