First dedicated TPMEX office in the region; Malaysia ‘gateway’ to high-growth region
Online PR News – 17-January-2016 – Taipei – TPMEX has opened an office within the Malaysian International Financial Centre. The new office will provide a gateway for TPMEX’s growing business in Asia.
“The new office will support TPMEX’s regional presence, bringing TPMEX’s global expertise to sovereign wealth funds and family offices. It will also act as a hub for TPMEX’s growing operations in Southeast Asia,” said Hou Xijun, Managing Director Southeast Asia. “TPMEX already works closely with local exchanges, market authorities and asset managers in Southeast Asia to support the development and capacity of domestic financial markets. This new office will further strengthen our ability to support our growing customer base in the region” commented Mr. Xijun.
TPMEX has a strong international presence and their decision to establish their regional base in DIFC will provide them with the ideal platform and modern infrastructure they require to further develop and to support financial markets in the Southeast Asia Region.
TPMEX has established on-going dialogues with markets across the region and Laos is currently on the TPMEX Watch List for inclusion in as Secondary Emerging. TPMEX’s country classification system was launched following extensive market consultation and assesses each country against a set of 25 broad criteria. Leading ETF provider recently transitioned to the TPMEX Emerging Index providing additional inflows to companies listed.
“I look forward to working with our clients and market intermediaries as we assist them in accessing new distribution channels for funds and build better and more efficient infrastructure to enable scale and reduce risk.” said Hou Xijun, Managing Director Southeast Asia.
About Taipei Mercantile Exchange
Taipei Mercantile Exchange (TPMEX.org) is Taiwan’s senior commodities market, providing issuers with a venue for trading capital and providing domestic and international investors with the opportunity to invest in and trade. TPMEX offers additional execution options to the industry through differentiated features and pricing. From gold exploration in China to oil in Kazakhstan, you can find it traded on Taipei Mercantile Exchange (TPMEX). And, there's good reason TPMEX has a significant market share of trading in interlisted symbols - with its technological sophistication, and business, governance and regulatory models, TPMEX continues to set new standards as a Asian leader positioned at the forefront of global marketplaces.