June 02, 2016 - Sibex Seminar lectured by Dr. Mircea Dologa
On June 02, 2016 Sibex organized in partnership with SSIF IFB Finwest- Arad and Clubul Investitorilor-Deva, a seminar of Technical Analysis lectured by Dr. Dologa Mircea from Paris, Commodity Trader Advisor. The seminar took place at Sibex-Sibiu Stock Exchange headquarter, the thematic approaching Trading strategies using Elliot wave analysis.
November 10, 2015 - Sibex participated at the annual conference of the Association of Electricity Suppliers in Romania-AFEER
The professional debates at the annual conference of the Association of Electricity Suppliers in Romania–AFEER, held on November 10, gathered over 120 representatives of authorities, energy providers, specialized domestic and international associations and media, the main concern being the actions needed to be undertaken by Romania in the European single market.
The event addressed current issues such as: status of implementation and updating of internal market regulations; internal market infrastructure; integration of the markets by interconnections; new benefits to consumers, respectively to protect vulnerable consumers; the role of suppliers and challenges in this context.
Sibex representative, Mr. Rusu Septimiu, lectured a specialized presentation during the second panel of the conference "The role of suppliers and the challenges in the energy market" along with representatives of companies like StatKraft, GEN I, Mkonline.
June 29, 2015 - The debate “ The role of the Central Counterparty for the guarantee of the settlement obligations on the capital market”
The event was organized by the Association of Brokers, the main theme was to analyze the opportunity in setting up a central counterparty (CCP) in Romania, considering the benefits, but also the challenges that this project could bring, as well as the possibility to find a strategy in this regard.
Sibex participated at the event as speaker, Sibex CEO-Mr. Petru Ovidiu approaching the subject of SIBEX partnership withATHEXGroup, in the context of the recent connection to an external Central Counterparty. The main aspects discussed by Sibex representative at the debate included the following: SIBEX connection at an external central counterparty, the differences between the clearing model of the Clearing House versus the clearing model of the CCP (case study); the advantages of using an external central counterparty; disadvantages in using an external central counterparty, external central counterparty versus local central counterparty.
16.06.2015 - The Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Romania, Mr. Marek Szczygie³, opened the trading session at SIBEX
Sibex trading session dated June 16, 2015, was opened by the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Romania, Mr. Marek Szczygie³. Within a formally event, the meeting was a good occasion for the Polish diplomat to express his trust in the development of the Romanian-Polish relationship, as well as the readiness to find new opportunities in various areas between the two countries: “…. There are more opportunities for mutually interesting and beneficial cooperation between the institutions of both capital market in Romania and in Poland, especially that in the more integrated markets in the European Union cooperation and consolidation is a ‹‹must››…..Brokers and the investment funds are looking very carefully at the opportunities provided by the Romanian market and I am sure that Sibex with its experience already and very specialized role can provide here additionally opportunities.”
Today’s event and the presence of the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Romania at Sibex premises represent the perfect occasion to reiterate SIBEX determination in finding along with our partners ( brokerage houses, listed companies or the ones that are in progress of being listed) solutions that will clearly outline the role and the mechanism through which the trading system becomes the main source in the development of the country, based on the know-how of the external partners, like Poland, and carrying along time the successful patterns built on transparency, professionalism and performance, according to the statement for the media of the CEO Sibex, Mr Petru Ovidiu.
Sibex executive management and Mr. Galatanu Ovidiu-Dan, representative of the company’s Board of Directors, were the host of event.
Subsequently to the opening of the trading session, the Polish diplomat stated: “I am very much impressed by the dedication and the leadership of both the CEO and the Chairman of the Administrative Board and with this I would like to wish SIBEX many successes in the futures and further dynamic development.”
June 10-13, 2015 - Sibex participated at the "International Conference on Investment Opportunities SIBIU – Added value to your business!"
During June 10-13, 2015, Sibiu County hosted the second edition of the “International Conference on Investment Opportunities SIBIU – Added value to your business!”, event where 18 countries were present. The international conference was organized by Sibiu County Council, in cooperation with Sibiu County Prefecture and the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Sibiu. Sibex participated at this event along with ambassadors or economic or commercial attaché of Japan, Israel, France, Germany, Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Greece, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Moldova, Iran, Syria, Kuwait, Brazil, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan, representatives of 30 Chambers of Commerce, as well as 15 representatives of foreign companies.
The participants took part at several specific workshops on national and international topics of interest-industry, transport, agriculture, food industry, tourism and gastronomy, construction and business materials, IT industry and business to business meetings.
The event represents a first run in the local environment, providing participants with the opportunity to establish solid partnerships with potential business partners and gathering almost 30 local companies that presented their products and services to the participants attending the conference.
September 09, 2014 - Sibex participated at the conference “Capital Market Financing”, WTC-Bucharest
On September 09, 2014, SIBEX participated at the IIIrd edition of the conference organized by Bursa periodical at World Trade Center- Bucharest under the theme “Capital Market Financing”.
SIBEX attended the event both as partner and speaker being represented by Mr. Petru Ovidiu-Sibex Chief Executive Officer. Together with the representative of ATHEX Group, Mr. Dimitris Karaiskakis-Chief Operating Officer at Athens Exchange, they presented the main aspects of the common project SIBEX-ATHEX, as well as the implementation schedule, announcing with this occasion the date of November 10, 2014, for the transfer to the new clearing and trading systems based on the partnership.
The conference was divided into two panel discussions and Sibex, together with the Greek partner had a few minutes intervention in the first panel, along with other important names on the capital market, such as: Razvan Nicolescu, Energy Deputy Minister, Mircea Ursache-Vice-President Financial Supervisory Authority, Valentin Lazea, Chief Economist National Bank of Romania, Radu Toia, Executive Vicepresident/ Deputy General Manager, SIF Transilvania, Marian Petre Milut-Board of Directors Chairman Prefab S.A.
The main subjects open to discussion and debating were related to attracting people’s savings and business on the capital market, improving market access, attracting company private listings, measures to increase liquidity, legislative amendments on the capital market, listing of government securities.
July 07-09, 2014 - Training session for Romanian brokers, Athens-Greece
In due consideration of the strategic partnership SIBEX-HELEX, signed on February 05, 2014, SIBEX has to accomplish during the following months a series of actions necessary for the implementation of the new trading and clearing-settlement systems, in order to ensure the technical readiness.
Thus, SIBEX organized in partnership with ATHEX Exchange Group, during July 07-09, the training of SIBEX intermediaries’ specialists, with the purpose of getting the brokers acquainted with the trading pattern in the new trading system and also with the clearing-settlement pattern of the derivatives financial instruments, but also in order to present the main changes of SIBEX trading pattern pursuant to the new trading system.
The event took place at ATHEX premises and gathered all the active intermediaries on SIBEX market, which were represented at management levele as well as by specialists within the Trading Departments of the intermediaries. The total number of persons attending the event was 39, including SIBEX Group representatives: Petru Ovidiu, Munteanu Cristina, Ciudin Adrian and Rusu Septimiu.
ATHEX Exchange Group representatives at the event:
- Lazaridis Sokratis - CEO Athex Exchange Group
- Dimitris Karaiskakis –Chief Operating Officer
- Nikolaos Porfyris - Deputy Chief Operating Officer
- Andreas Daskalakis – Market Operation& Member Support Division
- Representatives of the specialized departments within ATHEXGroup Exchange
From the perspective of the major changes required by the implementation of SIBEX-ATHEX Group contracts, until the transfer date of the open positions to the new trading and clearing-settlement systems, all SIBEX active brokers must have the neceesarry certification so that they learn and understand all the information and know-how about the market and its mechanisms. In this sense, this training organized in Athens represents the first step in the certification process for the active brokers on SIBEX markets.
June 23, 2014 - SIBEX attended FOREN 2014
Sibex-Sibiu Stock Exchange attended the 12th WEC Central & Eastern Europe Regional Energy Forum-FOREN 2014 with the main theme “Tomorrow’s Energy. From Vision to Reality”, held at the Palace of the Parliament-Bucharest, Romania, during June 22-26, 2014.
SIBEX was represented at FOREN 2014, on June 23, within the session “Energy Markets. Market vs. Planning. Transmission and Distribution Operators Role in Energy Market. Stability vs. Flexibility” by Mr. Rusu Septimiu- Development and New Products Department and by Mr. Galatanu Ovidiu-Dan-Chairman of the Board of Directors.
The event was organized by CME-CNR and by Romanian Gas and electricity market operator “OPCOM”. Sibex participated with the paper “Financial Derivatives Instruments with underlying power derivatives”. The communication session was moderated by Mr. Ionescu Victor, General Manager OPCOM.
April 24-26 2014 - SIBEX participated at E-World Energy & Water, Istanbul, Turkey
During April 24-26, 2014, SIBEX attended the fair and the conferences on energy E-World Energy & Water, Istanbul, Turkey, as participant and exhibitor. SIBEX participation at the event represents a continuation of the efforts to implement the energy project.
SIBEX was represented at the fair by Mr. Rusu Septimiu.
Among the event’s partners, we mention Energy Traders Association, European Federation of Energy Traders and Deutsche Boerse Group.
March 31- April 01, 2014 - Sibex participated at EUROFI high level seminar 2014, Athens, Greece
During March 31st and April 1st , Sibex participated in Athens, Greece, at Eurofi High Level Seminar 2014, event hosted by Athens Hilton hotel. Based on the invitation received, Mr. Galatanu Ovidiu-Dan, as Chairman of Sibex Board of Directors, attended this event.
The aim of this seminar was to facilitate open and interactive discussions between public decision-makers and leaders of the financial industry on the major on-going reforms in the financial sector.
Also, the challenges posed to the financial sector by growth and financial stability objectives and the project to move towards an effective European Banking Union was amongst the main focuses of the seminar.
The main subjects open to discussion and debating were related to: economic trends (macro and business) in the evolving economic and monetary union, perspectives on the financial reforms under way, cross-border implementation and global consistency of OTC derivatives and bank requirements, providing appropriate financing tools for EU SMEs and midcaps, implementing the Banking Union, the SRM and the BRRD, challenges regarding the comprehensive assessment and stress testing of EU banks and the list continues. From the point of view of the financial markets, the discussions on sections included subjects like: the implementation of the stipulations under EMIR (as far as central counterparties are concerned, trade repositories, etc). The status and the legal treatment of the participants’ collateral to central counterparties were also under discussion from the perspective of the necessity to harmonize the EU member states legislation with European legislation.
Among the participants at the seminar, there were also the representatives of Helex Group: Socrates G. Lazaridis-CEO Hellenic Exchanges S.A, Dimitris Karaiskakis- Chief Operating Officer Athens Exchange S.A, Christina Tarnanidou-Attorney Hellenic Exchanges S.A., HCMC (Hellenic Capital Market Commission) representatives, as well as ESMA (European Securities and Market Authority) representatives.
The Seminar gathered over 650 participants from all across Europe and participation to the event was by invitation only.
March 13, 14 2014, Athens and Cyprus, Greece - Meeting with the Greek and Cypriot intermediaries
On March 13, 2014, the representatives of Sibex Group had a meeting with the Greek participants at Hellenic Exchange Group premises, in Athens, Greece and on March 14, 2014 they had a meeting with the participants of Cyprus Stock Exchange, at their premises in Cyprus, Nicosia.
Each of the two meetings lasted approximately three hours, during this time participants from Athens and Nicosia’s Exchange took part at the presentations held by the Sibex Deputy CEO, Mr. Ciudin Adrian and by Sibex Depository CEO, Mrs. Munteanu Cristina.
The presentations held by Sibex two representatives offered a general view over Sibex Group and over the particularities of Sibex trading model, including the regional cooperation between SIBEX and HELEX, with impact on the participants from Athens, and also aimed to present a set of strategies and trading opportunities on derivative markets administered by Sibex.
This agreement has several benefits, amongst which, the access of new participants on the financial instruments market administered by Sibex, participants who at the moment are trading on the markets from Athens and Cyprus.
March 06, 2014, Howard Johnson Grand Plaza Bucharest - Presentation of the common project SIBEX-Hellenic Exchanges Group
SIBEX in partnership with Hellenic Exchanges Group presented on March 06, at Howard Johnson Grand Plaza Bucharest, the common project based on the cooperation agreement recently signed with the Geek partners. Special guests from Hellenic Exchanges Group and SIBEX debated together with the present intermediaries, issues related to the identification of new investment and business opportunities both locally and regionally located, as well as the new features, advantages, functional and logistic details of the new SIBEX trading platform and XNET service.
The following publications attended the event: Ziarul Bursa, Forbes, Biz Magazine, Wall Street, Ziarul Financiar, Daily Business and Agerpress.
February 05, 2014, Sibiu - ARO PALACE - a new company listed on ATS SIBEX
On February 28, SIBEX listed within its alternative trading system the shares issued by ARO-PALACE, event which represents an important milestone for SIBEX as well as for ARO-PALACE and SIF Transilvania.
The event started with the traditional sound of the bell, which announced the opening of the trading session, closely followed by the live-streamed press conference.
Among the guests present at the press conference, we recall Mrs. Tibeica Daniela- ARO-PALACE General Manager, Mr. Stan Iulian- SIF Transilvania Executive Vice-President, Mr. Petru Ovidiu-SIBEX CEO, Mr. Lupascu Gabriel-SIBEX Vice-Chairman and Mrs. Munteanu Cristina-Sibex Depository General Manager.
The following publications attended the event: Ora de Sibiu, B1TV Sibiu, Europa FM Sibiu, Tribuna Sibiu, Turnul Sfatului, Antena 1 Sibiu, Allgemeine Deutsche Zeitung and within the on-line streaming session: Ziarul Bursa, Forbes and Mediafax.
February 05, 2014, Athens, Greece - Signing of Cooperation Agreement between Helex Group and Sibex- Sibiu Stock Exchange
On February 05, 2014, HELEX Group and SIBEX-Sibiu Stock Exchang signed the cooperation agreement at the Hellenic Exchanges Group Headquarters. During this event, Mr. Galatanu Dan Ovidiu, SIBEX Chairman of the Board of Directors, opened the trading session by ringing the traditional opening bell.
This cooperation aims – among others goals– to develop new products and services for the participants in the two markets, and to take advantage of a single, technological framework of operation.
`I am convinced that this fruitful partnership will be a success for both the Exchanges and their participants`, stated on this occasion the Chairman of Sibex Board of Directors
22.11.2013 - Sibex at the event organized by the Faculty of Economics within “Vasile Goldis” Western University of Arad
On November 22, 2013, Sibex took part at the event organized by the Faculty of Economics within “Vasile Goldis” Western University of Arad.
Mr. Rusu Septimiu, Product Developer at Sibex, attended this event and presented Sibex financial derivatives products as efficient tools to diversify the investment portfolio. The theme was discussed within the workshop “Trends and development on the capital markets”
The large number of participants, both undergraduate and participants among business environment in Arad, as well as the wide range of themes presented at the event, all these lead to a successful event, with positive and useful feedback upon those who are in the business sector, as well as for future graduates interested to embrace a professional career in this area.
15.06.2013 - Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar- Dr. Mircea Dologa - Constanta
On June 15, Sibex organized in partnership with SSIF Interfinbrok Corporation SA and Romanian Chamber of Commerce Constanta, the event Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar”. The financial education seminar took place in Mamaia, within Ovidius University campus; over 50 participants were present at the seminar.
Sibex presented the products traded on its market and also the advantages of becoming investor on Sibex market and SSIF Interfinbrok representatives presented the opportunity of hedge and arbitrage operations by using SIBEX products.
14.06.2013 - Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar- Dr. Mircea Dologa - Bucharest
On June 14, Sibex organized in partnership with Bucharest University of Economic Studies and SSIF Tradeville SA, the event Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar”. The financial education seminar took place in Bucharest, in one of the amphitheatre of the University; over 50 participants were present at the seminar.
Sibex presented the products traded on its market and also the advantages of becoming investor on Sibex market and SSIF Tradeville representatives presented the opportunity of hedge and arbitrage operations by using SIBEX products.
The themes presented by Mr. Dologa Mircea during the seminar referred to:
- Analysis of the US market: Dow & S& P 500
- Analysis of Gold market: Futures and Stocks ( Barrick Gold Corp.-ABX)
- Modern Trading Techniques
- ABC Swing Model and Volume& OBV Indicator
- Double Bollinger Bands Trades
- Curvilinear Snake method and RSI indicator
- Speed Line Method
- Analysis of International and Romanian capital markets ( SIBEX &BSE)
(Stock Index Futures, CFDs, Forex, Oil, Stocks, Precious Metals)
- Questions about Romanian or International Capital Market
11.05.2013 - Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar- Galati
On May 11, Sibex organized in partnership with SSIF Estinvest SA, the event Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar”. The financial education seminar took place in Galati, at Hotel Galmondo; over 30 participants were present at the seminar.
Sibex presented the products traded on its market and also the advantages of becoming investor on Sibex market and SSIF Estinvest representatives presented the opportunity of hedge and arbitrage operations by using SIBEX products
10.05.2013 - Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar- Bacau
On May 10, Sibex organized in partnership with SIF Moldova and SSIF Estinvest SA, the event Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar”. The financial education seminar took place at SIF Moldova head office; over 30 participants were present at the seminar.
Sibex presented the products traded on its market and also the advantages of becoming investor on Sibex market.
Representatives of SIF Moldova and SSIF Estinvest presented the opportunity of hedge and arbitrage operations by using SIBEX products and Dr. Dologa Mircea, Commodity Trader Adviser approached the following themes:
- Analysis of the US market: Dow & S& P 500
- Analysis of Gold market: Futures and Stocks ( Barrick Gold Corp.-ABX)
- Modern Trading Techniques
- Analysis of International and Romanian capital markets ( SIBEX &BSE)
(Stock Index Futures, CFDs, Forex, Oil, Stocks, Precious Metals)
- Questions about Romanian or International Capital Market
Regarding the seminar at Bacau, Dr. Dologa Mircea stated:
“The large number of participants at the seminar organized at Bacau, demonstrated especially the interest in educational trading regarding Dax30, Dow Jones, S&P500, Gold and stocks traded on Bucharest Stock Exchange. The quality questions showed that many professional investors were present at the seminar. We are glad that beginner investors understood that the Internet files and the simple method of approaching DEMO platform are not sufficient for learning and improving the trader profession. As I was saying during the seminar, the only reliable method is to study thoroughly the professional content under the guidance of one experienced educational team.
In this regard, I appreciate SIBEX initiative of launching the financial education campaign, efficiently leaded by Mr. Septimiu Rusu. The amiability of the hosts offered me a very good impression; Mrs. Luminita Chirila-SIF Moldova and Mr. Marcel Murgoci-Estinvest organized very well the seminar so that all participants enjoyed the event.”
We would like to thank representatives of SIF Moldova and SSIF Estinvest SA for their support in organizing the event and also for their involvement in the project. Also, we would like to thank Mr Dologa Mircea, Commodity Trader Advisor, for the effort and availability of lecturing Sibex seminars.
09.05.2013 - Sibex at Capital Market Forum 2013
On May 09, 2013, SIBEX joined the Capital Market Forum 2013, organized by Wall-Street online media. The conference gathered some of the most important specialists of the capital market. The themes of the conference concerned the recent changes on the exchanges, the current situation of the Romanian capital market and also the options and the steps towards the maturity of the capital market corresponding with the reference points of 2013.
On behalf of SIBEX, Mr. Petru Ovidiu (General Manager) attended the conference as a speaker within the panel “New capital market. The domestic and international perspective over the capital market evolution”, and also Mr. Ciudin Adrian (Deputy Manager) participated at the conference.
Other important themes that were approached at the conference concerned the following issues:
• Raising capital on stock exchanges. How to attract new companies on the market? The advantages of raising capital on stock exchanges, advises and recommendations.
• What happens with the money of the investment funds? The financial investors’ behavior into the new economy.
27-28.02.2013 - Sibex at Economic Career Fair 2013
During February, 27-28, Sibiu Stock Exchange joined the Economic Career Fair 2013, organized by Alumni Association of Economics Faculty Lucian Blaga Sibiu.
At the event, SIBEX presented its offer regarding the products, the courses organized as well as the possibility of the students to perform the professional training period within Sibiu Stock Exchange.
On this occasion, SIBEX wanted to promote its activity among students and graduates in the economic domain and also to encourage the potential of young people.
16.02.2013 - Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar - Timisoara
On February 16, Sibex organized in partnership with Faculty of Economics and Business Administration Timisoara, and with one of our capital market intermediaries, SSIF IFB FINWEST Arad, the event “Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar”. It is the second event in the series of financial education seminars initiated by Sibex.
We would like to thank you to FEEA representatives, the Dean- Mr. Megan Ovidiu and Mrs. Flavia Barna- assistant professor, for their support in organizing the event and also for their involvement in the project. Also, we would like to thank you to Mr Dologa Mircea, Commodity Trader Advisor, for the effort and availability of lecturing Sibex seminars.
The event was of real success, over 100 participants taking part at the seminar ( professors, students, senior years students, as well as PhD and Master programs students, investors on the capital market.
02.02.2013 - Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar
On February 02, Sibex organized in partnership with one of our capital market intermediary, SSIF IFB Finwest Arad, the event “Sibex Products; Technical Analysis Seminar”, the first in a series of financial education seminars that are to be promoted by Sibex in the following months.
The event took place in a historical place, at Hunedoara Castle and all those 50 seats of the location were taken by the participants.
Sibex presented at this event the opportunity of arbitrage on spot, futures and CFD markets.
Representatives of IFB Finewest and Deltastock AD, one of the most important active Market Makers at Sibex, presented interesting topics. Afterwards, the participants had the chance to learn new techniques of Technical Analysis lectured by Dr. Dologa Mircea from Paris, Commodity Trader Advisor.
02.10.2012 - Sibex at Financial Education seminar, Wall Street
On October, 2, 2012, Sibex joined the financial education seminar organized by Wall Street and Pioneer Asset Management, in Bucharest.
It is a business event gathering specialists in the capital market, representatives of the exchange and other important companies, brokers, investors.
This edition addressed topics such as:
- What are the main landmarks of the investment in the capital market?
- What does investor mean?
- Examples of success- can one live only by investing at the exchange?
- 10 things we need to know before we start trading.
Denis Farima was one of the speakers at the seminar, among many other important specialists in the capital market. Thus, Sibex had the opportunity to present its products, the advantages of trading derivatives and the trading mechanism. Also, Denis offered a trading demonstration using Sibex trading simulator.
09.06.2012 - Applied Technical Analysis seminar, speaker Dr. Mircea Dologa
On June 09, Sibex organized in partnership with one of our capital market intermediary, SSIF BROKER, a seminar of Applied Technical Analysis, lectured by Dr. Dologa Mircea from Paris, Commodity Trader Advisor, with the following themes:
- Futures Trading Techniques
- Risk Procedures & Money Management
- Building self-confidence
- Participants Training for the Financial Independence.
The seminar was a great success, 100 participants came from different cities of the country, in order to learn about the use of Technical Analysis.
17.05.2012 - Sibex at Career Fair 2012
During May, 17-18, Sibiu Stock Exchange joined the Career Fair 2012, organized at Centrul de Afaceri Sibiu.
At the event, SIBEX presented its offer regarding the products, the courses organized as well as the possibility of the students to perform the professional training period within Sibiu Stock Exchange. On the occasion of the Career Fair 2012, SIBEX wanted to promote its activity among students and graduates and also to encourage the potential of young people.
29.03.2012 - Sibex Seminar, Hunedoara
Sibiu Stock Exchange continues the educational activity among students. Thus, Sibex organized in collaboration with SSIF IFB Finwest ?Arad, a seminar with the following themes:
- The capital market and its role for economy;
- Presentation of Sibex-Sibiu Stock Exchange, the products traded at Sibex and promoting Sibex- Sibiu Stock Exchange.
On behalf of Sibex, the lecturers were: Mr. Darius Cipariu (Deputy Manager) and Mr. Ioan Aleman (Public Relations and Marketing Department) and on behalf of SSIF IFB Finwest, Mr. Ovidiu Serdean, (Broker) presented the spot market to the students.
The seminar was a real success, the dean of the Faculty and the senior students at Economic Sciences took part at the course. The three-hour seminar was completely recorded so that their professor can teach them further information at the class. All the participants received at the end of the seminar educational materials presenting Sibex products. Also, the local television was at the seminar.
20 - 22 martie 2012 - Sibex at World Exchange Congress 2012, Istanbul, Turkey
During March, 20-22, 2012, Sibiu Stock Exchange joined the 7th edition of World Exchange Congress at Ceylan Intercontinental, Istanbul, Turkey. The annual World Exchange Congress remains the biggest and most important gathering of senior trading venue executives in the world. This year, the event hosted three different conferences under the same roof:
- World Exchange Congress - the flagship event focusing on strategic opportunities for exchange CEOs;
- Exchange Technology World - technology focused event designed for exchange CTOs, CIOs and Heads of Technology;
- Commodity and Derivative Exchange World - featuring global commodity and derivative exchanges.
Mr. Sima Cristian was a speaker within the following panels:
- How can you avoid replication whilst broadening your product base when 90% of new product offerings fail?
- If you don't offer derivative products, can you still compete internationally?
- Should you be looking beyond trading fees as a source of income?
- Will the mandatory clearing of all commodity/derivative contracts be a positive step for the industry?
07.03.2012 - 09.03.2012 - Sibex at AFM's conference, Budapest, Hungary
During March, 7-9, 2012, Sibiu Stock Exchange joined AFM?s (Association of Futures Markets) conference, ?The 15th Annual AFM Conference?, Budapest, Hungary. The conference started on March, 7, 2012 with a pre-conference session dedicated to Market Regulation & Surveillance.
On behalf of Sibex Mr Cristian Sima (President and CEO) and Mr. Darius Cipariu (Deputy Manager) joind the conference.
Mr. Sima was a speaker within the panel ?Emerging Markets Trading International Benchmark Indices/Products: how, why and lead to success??
25.02.2012 - Applied Technical Analysis, Sibex seminar, speaker Dr. Mircea Dologa
On February, 25, Sibex organized in partnership with one of our capital market intermediary, SSIF IFB Finwest- Arad, a seminar of Applied Technical Analysis, lectured by Dr. Dologa Mircea, Commodity Trader Advisor. The seminar was a great success, 134 participants came from different cities of the country, in order to learn about the use of Technical Analysis.
25.01.2012 - 29.01.2012 - Sibex at World Economic Forum, Davos
During 25-29 of January 2012, Mr. Cristian Sima joined the World Economic Forum, at Davos, event that brought together world leaders, government personalities, business and civil society. The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, delivered the opening address at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012, emphasizing the urge for Europe to regain global trust and compete effectively on the world stage by reduce state debt and creating harmoniously functioning political structures. The theme of this year?s annual meeting of the World Economic Forum is the Great Transformation: Shaping New Models.
24.01.2012 - Sibex joined the annual Deutsche Börse reception
On January, 24, 2012, Mr Cristian Sima joined the annual Deutsche Borse reception. The event took place in the companies? headquarter The Cube in Eschborn for the second time. Some 750 guests from politics and business and around 40 media representatives attended the Annual Reception for 2012.
11.01.2012 - Sibex changes the headquarter
As from January, 11, 2012, the new headquarter of Sibex-Sibiu Stock Exchange SA is located in : Sibiu, Aurel Vlaicu Square, no 9-11, 3rd floor, post code 550377.
24.11.2011 - Cristian Sima receives the honor Personality of the Year for a European Romania
On November 24th 2011 EUROLINK - House of Europe had conferred Mr Cristian Sima the honor ?Personality of the Year for a European Romania?. Every year, the institution rewards the most remarkable efforts of the European and Romanian personalities for approaching the Romanian society to European principles, values and standards. The honor mentioned above was previously offered to some important persons such as the European Commissioner Neelie Kroes, the Romanian Governor Mugur Isarescu, the journalist Luca Niculescu or the great artist Dan Puric.
07.09.2011 - 09.09.2011 - SFOA (Swiss Futures and Options Association) conference, Interlaken, 2011
Mr. Cristian Sima, CEO of Sibiu Stock Exchange, joined SFOAS?s (Swiss Futures and Options Association) international conference, at Interlaken on September, 7-9, 2011, as a speaker within the panel: ?Comparing Derivatives across CEE?. Sibex has been a member of SFOA since 2010.
04.11.2010 - Meeting with the students of the Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest
On Thursday, November the 4th, 2010, within "Sibex&Tradeville Trophy 2010" campaign, Sibex representatives: Ovidiu Petru - Marketing Director and Ioan Aleman - Development and New Products Department Director, along with Tradeville partners in this campaign, represented by Bogdan Barbieru - Product Developer and Marcel Florea, held a presentation about the derivative instruments for the students, at the Academy of Economics Studies, Bucharest.
During the two hours, we tried to combine the theoretical with the practical by a mini-course of introduction in trading on Sibex Exchange and the presentation of the practical modalities of trading the Dow Jones index, the RON/EUR exchange rate or the derivatives on SIF Oltenia shares - the main products that generate volumes at Sibiu Exchange, by using the Tradeville trading platform in the virtual environment - Ovidiu Petru, Sibex Marketing Director, said.
Thanks to all participants
28.10.2010 - Meeting with the students of the Faculty of Business, Cluj
Sibex and Tradeville representatives held a presentation about the Derivatives Trading Contest Sibex&Tradeville Trophy, in front of the students of the Faculty of Business, Cluj. At the event, more than 100 students and teachers participated. Also, the dean of the Faculty of Business, Mr. Cristian Chifu, participated at the meeting.
Thanks to all participants.
21 - 22.10.2010 - "SIBEX Market, International Development and Cooperation" Conference
In the period 21 - 22.10.2010, "SIBEX Market, International Development and Cooperation" Conference took place, at Paltinis. The first day, "Polish success, an example to follow" was dedicated to the quests from Warsaw Stock Exchange and Depository. Robert Kwiatkowski - Development Department Manager of Warsaw Stock Exchange presented the ways through which Warsaw Stock Exchange developed a competitive market at the European level. Teodor Ancuta, SIBEX president, made a diagnosis of Sibex spot market, after almost a year after its launch, respective of its development modalities, in cooperation with WSE.
In the second day, the presentations were grouped under the title "Successful initiatives in 2010". The day was dedicated to the exposure of the events which took place this year at Sibex. The discussions were made in the form of workshops where foreign and local guests debated various themes such as: projects of Romanian National Securities Commission, the success of the futures contracts on Dow Jones Industrial Average index at Sibex, the impact of the crisis on derivative instruments, market-maker institution and its importance for the stock exchanges' development, futures contract on gold, Sibex-Trayport partnership and marketing strategies for Sibex development. Among the prestige guests, the following persons participated: representatives of Eurex, Dow Jones, Trayport London, RNSC, presidents of Investment Firms, Friends Advertising and Sibex specialists.
Thanks to the partners for the good collaboration with Sibex and to the participants for the interest.
09.10.2010 - "Trends prediction on financial markets" Sibex seminar, speaker Mukul Pal
In October, Sibiu Exchange continued the "Educational SIBEX" program, dedicated to the persons interested of exchange trades, by organizing a new ONLINE SEMINAR. This was held by Mr. Mukul Pal - CEO Orpheus Capital, on October the 9th, 2010, in Bethlen hall of Corvins' Castle.
Together with Mr. Mukul Pal, several topics about the future evolution of the financial markets were discussed. These were based on multiple advanced methods of analysis and prediction. Also, the participants learned to trade the newest product launched by SIBEX in 2010 - futures contract on Dow Jones index.
Thanks to Mr. Mukul Pal for the good collaboration with Sibex.
07.10.2010 - Meeting with ESC students, Sibiu, Faculty of Economics Sciences
Sibex and Tradeville representatives held a presentation in front of the students of Economic Sciences from Sibiu. Within this presentation, term-trades principles and trading characteristics on Sibiu Exchange were presented. Also, the Derivatives Trading Contest Sibex & Tradeville Trophy, especially addressed to the students interested of financial markets, was presented. All participants received from the organizers trading manuals and other educational materials.
From Sibex, the following persons were present: Ovidiu Petru, Denis Farima.
Thanks to Tradeville for the good collaboration with Sibex and to the students for participation.
16.09.2010 - First training with journalists organized by Sibex
On Thursday, September the 16'th, 2010, Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange organized for the first time a training with journalists, at Sibex head-office from Bucharest. By organizing this event, it was followed to put the bases of a complex training program with mass-media representatives. Through this program, Sibex products, markets for trading, trading system, changes made and products launched by Sibex are particularly presented.
From Sibex, the following persons participated: Teodor Ancuta, Darius Cipariu, Toma Dosteteanu, Ovidiu Petru, Decebal Todarita.
Thanks to the journalists for honoring the invitation.
27.05.2010 - Presentation of futures contract on DJIA index, presentation of the products traded at Sibiu Exchange
On Thursday, May the 27th, Sibex was present at a new meeting with the students, this time at the invitation of the Economists Students Club from Lucian Blaga University, Sibiu.
These meetings are part of the exchange promoting campaign in the academic world: Sibex Trophy
Darius Cipariu - Sibex Deputy Manager presented to the students interested of the exchange domain Dow Jones index's history and its trading mechanism on the market.
From Sibex, the following persons were present: Darius Cipariu, Cristina Neamtu, Ovidiu Petru.
Thanks to ESC for the invitation and to the students from Sibiu for participation.
17.05.2010 - Inauguration of Sibex new head-office in Bucharest, 27 Gen. Magheru Boulevard
"Here will be held press conferences, business meetings, seminars and courses", Mr. Teodor Ancuta, Sibiu Exchange President, said at the press conference held on the occasion of this inauguration.
Also, on Monday, S.M.F.C.E. launched two new derivative instruments, respective the futures contract on Sibex shares and the futures contract on gold, denominated in dollars.
04.05.2010 - Presentation of SIBEX futures and spot market at "Lucian Blaga" University Sibiu
Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange continues to promote the products traded at Sibiu, this time among the students, to-be economists.
On Tuesday, May the 4th, Sibex held a course for initiating in the derivatives trading. This marked the beginning of a good collaboration with Lucian Blaga University from Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences.
The course is destined also to correlate the learning with the labor market for an easier transition from school to active life.
Thanks to LBU for the opening and to students for the interest.
10.04.2010 - Presentation of the futures contract on Dow Jones index (DEDJIA), futures and options advanced strategies - Deva
Sibex continues the educational and its products promoting activity in collaboration with the active intermediaries on the futures and spot market from Sibiu.
On Saturday, April the 10th, 2010, in collaboration with IFB Finwest, Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange held a course at Romanian-Swiss multimedia Institute from Deva. This course presented futures and options advanced strategies, the futures contract on Dow Jones index (DEDJIA).
Thanks to IFB Finwest for the good collaboration with Sibex.
08.04.2010 - Capital market maturation
On Thursday, April the 8th, 2010, Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange was present in Bucharest at the "Capital market maturation" conference, held by Wall Street and Intercapital Invest.
The Property Fund's listing, the increase of the liquidity on both exchanges, the intern and international current degree of exchange culture, the development of spot market launched by Sibex were the main topics of discussion.
The conference was a real success, thanks to Wall-Street and Intercapital Invest for the good collaboration with Sibex.
24.03.2010 - Business Days, Targu Mures
On Wednesday, April the 24th, Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange was present at the event "Business Days", Targu Mures, the most important business local event of the year.
The main topics of the event were about entrepreneurship, successful management, creativity and innovation in business. Within the first workshop, Sibex presented the currency and portfolio risk management on the futures market.
13.03.2010 - Presentation of news from Sibex market in collaboration with Intercapital Invest Bucharest
Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange continues to educate the clients and to promote its products in collaboration with the active intermediaries on the futures and spot market from Sibiu.
The launch of the spot market, the introduction of the new trading platform, the launch of the DJIA futures contract, the exchange's own listing are major events for the Romanian capital market.
On March the 13th, 2010, Sibex and Intercapital Invest organized a course in order to present these news, at the Romanian Bank Institute, from Bucharest.
Thanks to Intercapital Invest for the good collaboration with Sibex.
01 - 05.03.2010 - AFM Conference (The Association of Futures Markets), Amsterdam 2010
As a member of AFM, in the period 3-5 March 2010, Sibex participated in Amsterdam at the annual conference of the most important exchanges in the world, operating on the futures market.
The participation was extremely numerous; more than 100 representatives of the most powerful exchanges in the world attended: CME, EUREX, NYSE, WSE, ISE, MCX and other world beater names.
The discussions from this year were focused on the marketing activity, insisting on this industry's development by presenting ideas and strategies.
On the first day of the conference, three examples of marketing campaigns were presented by: Darius Cipariu (Deputy Manager, SIBEX, Romania), Bruce Goldberg (Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, International Securities Exchange), Lamon Rutten (Director, MCX India).
By the presence at this conference, Sibex proves again that it is an extremely active exchange both nationally and internationally.
22.01.2010 - Launch of Sibex spot market and S.M.F.C.E.'s listing
Within the event "15 years of Exchange at Sibiu", dated on January the 22nd, 2010, the regulated spot market administered by S.M.F.C.E. was officially launched. Also, the shares issued by S.M.F.C.E. were admitted to trading on the regulated spot market administered by S.M.F.C.E. Sibiu Monetary Financial and Commodities Exchange has 21.526.400 shares, with a nominal value of 1 Ron/chare. At the same time, Sibex Depository was officially launched. It ensures the funds' compensation and the settlement of the financial instruments operations from Sibex spot market. Sibex spot market was authorized by R.N.S.C. by decision no. 1728/14.12.2009. At the event, the following persons participated: personalities of the financial-bank and local and international exchange environment, political environment and mass-media. The launch of spot market was celebrated by Mr. Ludwik Sobolevski, President of Warsaw Stock Exchange, institution which is a shareholder of Sibex.
22.01.2010 - Launch of DJIA futures contract
On the occasion of the event "15 years of Exchange at Sibiu", dated on January the 22nd, 2010, the futures contract on Dow Jones Industrial Average index was launched, for the first time on Romanian capital market. Sibiu Exchange became the second exchange from the world, after CME, where this exchange product is traded.
In order to launch this derivative instrument, SIBEX concluded with CME Group and Dow Jones Indexes a contract for sub-licensing the Dow Jones Industrial Average index. According to this contract, Sibiu Exchange has the right to launch for trading futures contracts having as underlying asset the Dow Jones Industrial Average index - one of the most followed and well-known exchange indices on worldwide. This product is dedicated especially to local investors and it completed the range of financial instruments available on the Romanian capital market.
22.01.2010 - 15 years of Exchange at Sibiu
On January the 22nd, 2010, Sibiu Exchange held the anniversary event "15 years of Exchange at Sibiu - a successful business".
Within the event, the seminar "SIBEX spot market, new opportunities and strategies for development in a changing financial environment" was run. During this seminar, SIBEX, Warsaw Stock Exchange, Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Trayport representatives held panels about topics such as: companies' listing on SIBEX market, the advantages of double listing on Warsaw Stock Exchange market, the role of SIBEX Depository in the investment process, the international connections between the depositories' systems, DJIA futures contract on CME market and the new trading system on SIBEX market.