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{{Infobox_Company   
{{Infobox_Company   
| company_name =  Thailand Futures Exchange
| company_name =  Thailand Futures Exchange
| company_logo =  [[Image:TFEXlogo.jpg]]  
| company_logo =  [[Image:Tfex-logo-disclaimer.gif]]  
| key_people =    Pakorn  Malakul Na Ayudhya, Chairman
| key_people =    Chaiyawat Wibulswasdi, Chairman
| foundation =    May 17, 2004
| foundation =    May 17, 2004
| location =      Bangkok, Thailand
| location =      Bangkok, Thailand
| employees =      <!-- Approx number of employees -->
| employees =      <!-- Approx number of employees -->
| products =      <!-- Quick list of types of things company does or produces -->
| products =      <!-- Quick list of types of things company does or produces -->
| homepage=        http://www.tfex.co.th
| homepage=        https://www.tfex.co.th/tfex/index.html?locale=en_US
}}
}}


The Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX) is a [[subsidiary]] of the [[Stock Exchange of Thailand]]. <ref> {{cite web|url = http://www.tfex.co.th/en/about/about.html|name = TFEX website|org = TFEX|date = February 26, 2009}}</ref> TFEX was ranked as the world's 45th-largest [[derivatives]] [[exchange]] by [[volume]] in 2010, falling one position from the year before, according to the annual volume survey published by the [[Futures Industry Association]] (FIA).<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.futuresindustry.org/downloads/Volume-Mar_FI%28R%29.pdf|name=2010 Annual Volume Survey|org=Futures Industry.org|date=May 5, 2011}}</ref> The FIA report, published in March of 2011, notes that the TFEX's total volume for 2010 was up by 38.2% from the previous year, reaching almost 4.25 million contracts.
The Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX) is a [[subsidiary]] of the [[Stock Exchange of Thailand]], offering stock index, interest rate, agriculture, rubber, energy and precious metals futures and options on futures contracts.  


== Direct Market Access ==
The exchange expanded its product offerings with the merger of TFEX and Thailand Agricultural Futures Trading in March 2015 in a government effort to consolidate all futures trading under one exchange.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.tfex.co.th/tfex/newsDetail.html?newsId=14264629880950|name=TFEX-AFET announce merger to drive Thailand agricultural futures exchange|org=TFEX|date=March 31, 2016}}</ref> 


TFEX allows [[broker]]s to offer [[direct market access]] (DMA) to clients, allowing them to connect their [[trading application]]s with a broker’s [[front-end system]], enabling a client’s order to be automatically routed through a broker and into the [[exchange]] without being handled manually.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.tfex.co.th/en/member/list.html|name=TFEX: Guide for Foreign Investors|org=TFEX|date=May 11, 2009}}</ref>.
TFEX was ranked 26th in 2018 in the [[Futures Industry Association]]'s global list of the top derivatives exchanges measured by volume with 104 million contracts traded, up 32 percent from a year earlier.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://marketvoice.fia.org/articles/record-year-derivatives|name=2018 Annual Volume Survey|org=Futures Industry.org|date=April 8, 2019}}</ref>  


== History ==
== History ==
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* 02/02/2009 - Launch [[Thailand Futures Exchange Gold]] Futures  
* 02/02/2009 - Launch [[Thailand Futures Exchange Gold]] Futures  
* 07/15/2010 - Sets Oct. 18 launch of 6-month interest rate (THBFIX) futures and 5-year government bond futures.
* 07/15/2010 - Sets Oct. 18 launch of 6-month interest rate (THBFIX) futures and 5-year government bond futures.
* 03/16/2015 - TFEX and the Thailand Agriculture Futures Exchange announce a merger.
== Products and Services ==
== Products and Services ==
By law, The TFEX is allowed to offer [[trade]] of [[futures]], [[options]], and [[options on futures]]. The permitted underlying products include:
The TFEX offers products on the following:
* SET50 Index Futures
* SET50 Index Futures
* [[SET50 Index Options]]
* SET50 Index Options
* [[Gold Futures]]
* Single Stock Futures
* [[THBFIX Interest Rate]]
* 50 Baht Gold Futures
* 10 Baht Gold Futures
* 5-Year Government Bond Futures
* 3M BIBOR Futures
* 6M THBFIX Futures
* Brent Crude Oil Futures
* USD Futures
* Sector Index Futures
* RSS3 Futures
* RSS3D Futures
* Gold-D Futures


== Key People ==
== Key People ==
*Chairman, [[Pakorn Malakul Na Ayudhya]]
*Chairman, [[Chaiyawat Wibulswasdi]]
*Vice Chairman, [[Patareeya Benjapolchai]]
*Vice Chairman, [[Pakorn Peetathawatchai]]


==Annual Volumes==
==Annual Volumes==
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|- align="left" style="background:#CCCCCC;"
|- align="left" style="background:#CCCCCC;"
| '''Year'''
| '''Year'''
|'''Total Annual Volume'''*
|'''Total Annual Volume'''
|'''Percent Change'''
|'''Percent Change'''
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2018
|104,422,200
|32.2%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2017
|78,990,574
|13.5%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2016
|69,576,164
|43.3%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2015
|48,538,899
| 34.8%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2014
|36,021,150
| 122.8%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2013
|16,164,126
| 54.6%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2012
|2012
|10,457,928
|10,457,928
|(+) 4.3%
|4.3%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2011
|2011
|~10,00,000 (est)
|~10,00,000 (est)
|(+) 136.2%
|136.2%
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2010
|2010
|4,245,782
|4,245,782
|(+) 38.2
|38.2
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|- align="left" style="background:#EEEEEE;"
|2009
|2009
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===2009===
The TFEX ranked number 44 in 2009 in the [[Futures Industry Association]]'s global list of top 53 derivatives exchanges measured by volume, up 43% on 2008's volume figure.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.futuresindustry-digital.com/futuresindustry/201003#pg20|name=2009 Annual Volume Survey|org=FIA magazine|date=April 8, 2010}}</ref> The FIA list, published in early April 2010, reports that that total volume for 2009 rose to 3.07 million from 2008's figure of 2.15 million.


== References ==
== References ==
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