Our Chief Financial Analyst Felix Ochieng talks to Johannesburg Stock Exchange CEO Leila Fourie on promoting trust in exchanges, the challenges faced in running exchanges, developing avenues for Pan African investment, promoting sustainable development, and plans for the JSE to introduce a private market in the infrastructure and SME space as exchanges globally recover from the Coronavirus.
- Building trust among investors is a continuous process.
- Investors are increasing their appetite towards sustainable investment products such as green bonds.
- JSE is working with other exchanges to create a pan-African investment platform.
- Recovery in stock prices shouldn’t be confused with economic recovery.