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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.   
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.   


TFEX was ranked 32nd in 2015 in the [[Futures Industry Association]]'s global list of the top derivatives exchanges measured by volume with 48.5 million contracts traded, up 34.8 percent on 2014's volume of 36,021,150.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.marketvoicemag.org/?q=content/2015-annual-survey-global-derivatives-volume&t=1|name=2015 Annual Volume Survey|org=FIA magazine|date=March 31, 2016}}</ref>  
TFEX was ranked 32nd in 2015 in the [[Futures Industry Association]]'s global list of the top derivatives exchanges measured by volume with 48.5 million contracts traded, up 34.8 percent on 2014's volume of 36 million.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.marketvoicemag.org/?q=content/2015-annual-survey-global-derivatives-volume&t=1|name=2015 Annual Volume Survey|org=FIA magazine|date=March 31, 2016}}</ref>  


== History ==
== History ==

Revision as of 14:29, 1 April 2016


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Thailand Futures Exchange
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Founded May 17, 2004
Headquarters Bangkok, Thailand
Key People Pakorn Malakul Na Ayudhya, Chairman
Website http://www.tfex.co.th

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.

TFEX was ranked 32nd in 2015 in the Futures Industry Association's global list of the top derivatives exchanges measured by volume with 48.5 million contracts traded, up 34.8 percent on 2014's volume of 36 million.[1]

History[edit]

Key Events of Thailand Futures Exchange

Products and Services[edit]

By law, The TFEX is allowed to offer trade of futures, options, and options on futures. The permitted underlying products include:

TFEX received approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to remove silver futures from its trading board starting from the night session of July 31, 2014. The exchange made that move in response to the termination of the London Silver Fix.

Key People[edit]

Annual Volumes[edit]

Year Total Annual Volume Percent Change
2015 48,538,899 34.8%
2014 36,021,150 122.8%
2013 16,164,126 54.6%
2012 10,457,928 4.3%
2011 ~10,00,000 (est) 136.2%
2010 4,245,782 38.2
2009 3,072,397 --

2009[edit]

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.[2] 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.

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