From December 1-3, 2017, CEINEX participated in the 13th China (Shenzhen) International Derivatives Forum that was co-hosted by China Futures Association and Shenzhen Municipal Government. The Forum focused on the theme of "Openness, Integration, Service for a Win-Win Future – The Transformation & Development of The Futures and Derivatives Industry in a New Era". Mr. FANG Xinghai, vice chairman of China Securities Regulatory Commission and Mr. AI Xuefeng, vice mayor of Shenzhen Municipality attended the conference. Mr. WANG Mingwei, president of China Futures Association, presided over the conference. Over 1,400 domestic and foreign experts and scholars of financial derivatives industry as well as delegates from banks, securities, funds, futures institutes, listed companies and other agencies participated in the meeting.
In the opening speech, Mr. FANG Xinghai, vice chairman of CSRC said that the futures market plays an important role in the process of optimizing and upgrading of the service industry. It is necessary to improve the quality and efficiency of the market operation and make unremitting efforts to build an efficient futures market. Totally, four aspects of work should be focused on: first, insisting on market demand orientation and continuously perfecting variety system of futures market; second, strengthening market supervision and innovation of trading mechanism; third, accelerating the formation of a new pattern of comprehensive opening up; fourth, futures business institutes should restructure and develop themselves to serve the optimization and upgrade of the real economy. In his speech, he particularly emphasized on supporting CEINEX to diversify its product line and to supply international investors with China related capital risk management tools.
Dr. CHEN Han, Co-CEO of CEINEX, was invited to attend sub-forums on December 2, including "International Exchange Executives Forum " in the morning and the " Opening-up & International Cooperation Forum" in the afternoon.
In the panel discussion of “International Exchange Executives Forum”, Dr. CHEN Han introduced the establishment background, strategic positioning, operation conditions and the development plan of CEINEX. CHEN Han said CEINEX’s mission is to become the centre of trading, pricing, risk management and asset allocation in Europe for China and RMB-related financial products. As in the developed market found bridgehead, outpost and testing ground by securities and futures markets of China, the development of CEINEX is not isolated, but synergistic with the development of the domestic securities and futures markets. CEINEX focuses itself on both spot- and futures business development and builds a platform for cross-border investment and financing in Europe. At this stage, the focus of work is to promote outstanding Chinese manufacturing enterprises to go to Europe and issue D shares on the platform of CEINEX.
In the "Opening up and International Cooperation forum " in the afternoon of 2nd December, Dr.CHEN Han shared his opinions on topics such as the internationalization of futures institutes and the regulatory trend of European financial markets.