SMX Tunjuk Bapak Vaidyalingam Hariharan sebagai Kepala Eksekutif Sementara

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SINGAPURA, 21 Juni 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-AsiaNet/ —

Singapore Mercantile Exchange (“SMX”) hari ini mengumumkan bahwa Bapak V
Hariharan telah ditunjuk sebagai CEO sementara terhitung mulai tanggal 20 Juni
2011. Ia akan menggantikan Bapak Thomas McMahon, yang keluar dari SMX pada
akhir bulan ini tetapi terus memberikan pengetahuannya mengenai pasar kepada
kelompok tersebut sebagai penasihat eksternal.

Bapak Hariharan adalah profesional yang mumpuni dalam teknologi dan
manajemen dengan pengalaman luas di bidang pengembangan dan konseptualisasi
teknologi, manajemen bursa, strategi bisnis dan hubungan internasional. Ia
memiliki pengetahuan luas di bidang bursa, dengan mengemban tugas sebelumnya di
Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) dan
Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. (MCX). Bapak Hariharan terutama telah
terlibat dalam MCX (Bursa komoditi terbesar keenam di dunia), dan Indian
Electricity Exchange (Bursa Kelistrikan nomor satu di India) di mana beliau
telah terlibat langsung dari awal sebagai direktur di dewan yang melaksanakan
Bursa yang belum pernah dioperasikan ini.

Mulai bulan Desember 2000, beliau telah memegang peran penting dalam
Financial Technologies Group — penyedia terkemuka solusi teknologi perdagangan
dan pencipta beberapa bursa serta usaha eko-sistem pendukung di India, Timur
Tengah, Asia dan Afrika. Bapak V Hariharan telah menjabat sebagai direktur di
dewan berbagai bursa dan perusahaan pendukung termasuk dewan direksi SMX dan
anak perusahaan sepenuhnya, SMX Clearing Corporation dari awal.

“Dewan ini senang Bapak Hariharan memimpin SMX selama tahap peralihan
penting ini. Dengan pengalaman luasnya dalam pelaksanaan bursa baru di beberapa
proyek yang belum pernah dioperasikan (Greenfield) dan hubungannya sejak lama
dengan SMX, kami yakin beliau akan terus mengendalikan Bursa,” kata Bapak Ang
Swee Tian, Presiden Komisaris SMX.

Tentang Singapore Mercantile Exchange:

Singapore Mercantile Exchange adalah bursa komoditi beragam produk dan
derivatif mata uang seluruh Asia di Singapura. Ia menawarkan platform
menyeluruh untuk memperdagangkan berbagai komoditas, termasuk berjangka dan
kontrak opsi logam mulia, logam dasar, komoditas pertanian, energi, mata uang
dan indeks.

SMX memberi para pelaku di pasar manfaat transparansi pasar, kenyamanan
zona waktu, penemuan harga dan pembandingan (benchmarking), manajemen risiko
harga dan beberapa opsi konektivitas. Kliring rekanan dan risiko penyelesaian
dikelola secara efektif melalui lembaga kliringnya, Singapore Mercantile
Exchange Clearing Corporation.

Pengatur pasar keuangan Singapura – Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
– memberi SMX status ‘Bursa yang Disetujui’ sejak tahun 2010.

SMX didukung oleh pencipta bursa terkemuka dunia – Financial Technologies
(India) Limited – yang telah berhasil mendirikan 10 bursa di India, Dubai,
Singapura, Afrika, Mauritius dan Bahrain.

SMX adalah anggota asosiasi industri derivatif internasional terkemuka,
seperti Futures Industry Association (FIA), Swiss Futures and Options
Association (SFOA), Association of Futures Markets (AFM) dan Futures and
Options Association (FOA).

Informasi lebih lanjut, www.smx.com.sg

Untuk pertanyaan media, hubungi:

Hasmita Rajan
Ponsel: +65-9855-1507
hasmita.rajan@smx.com.sg

Vishwesh Iyer
Think Public Relations
Ponsel: +65-9101-8487
vishwesh@thinkprapac.com

SUMBER Singapore Mercantile Exchange


SMX Appoints Mr. Vaidyalingam Hariharan as Interim Chief Executive Officer
SINGAPORE, June 22, 2011 (ANTARA/PRNewswire-Asia-AsiaNet) —

The Singapore Mercantile Exchange (“SMX”) announced today that Mr. V Hariharan has been appointed as the interim CEO with effect from June 20, 2011. He will take over from Mr. Thomas McMahon, who leaves SMX at the end of this month but continues to lend his market knowledge to the group as an external adviser.

Mr. Hariharan is a qualified technology and management professional with extensive experience in areas of technology development and conceptualization, exchange management, business strategy and international relations. He has immense knowledge in the field of exchanges, with previous stints at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) and Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. (MCX). Mr. Hariharan has been notably involved in MCX (6th largest commodity Exchange in the world), and Indian Electricity Exchange (IEX – No. 1 Electricity Exchange of India) where he has been involved right from the inception as director on the board to implement these green-field Exchanges.

From December 2000, he has held pivotal roles within the Financial Technologies Group — a leading provider of trading technology solutions and the creator of several exchange and support eco-system ventures across India, Middle East, Asia and Africa. Mr. V Hariharan has been director on the board of various exchanges and support companies including the boards of SMX and its wholly-owned subsidiary, SMX Clearing Corporation from the very beginning.

“The Board is pleased to have Mr. Hariharan at the helm of SMX during this critical transitional phase. With his vast experience of new exchange implementation in multiple Greenfield projects and his long association with the SMX, we are confident he will keep the Exchange on a steady course,” says Mr. Ang Swee Tian, Chairman of SMX.

About Singapore Mercantile Exchange:

Singapore Mercantile Exchange is a pan-Asian multi-product commodity and currency derivatives exchange situated in Singapore. It offers a comprehensive platform for trading a diversified basket of commodities, including futures and options contracts on precious metals, base metals, agriculture commodities, energy, currencies and indices.

SMX offers market participants the benefits of market transparency, time zone convenience, price discovery and benchmarking, price risk management and multiple connectivity options. Counterparty clearing and settlement risk is effectively managed through its clearing house, the Singapore Mercantile Exchange Clearing Corporation.

The regulator of Singapore’s financial markets – the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) – granted SMX ‘Approved Exchange’ status since 2010.

SMX is backed by the world’s leading creator of exchanges – Financial Technologies (India) Limited – which has successfully established 10 exchanges across India, Dubai, Singapore, Africa, Mauritius and Bahrain.

SMX is a member of leading international derivatives industry associations, such as the Futures Industry Association (FIA), the Swiss Futures and Options Association (SFOA), the Association of Futures Markets (AFM) and the Futures and Options Association (FOA).

More information, www.smx.com.sg

Media enquiries contact:

Hasmita Rajan
Mobile: +65-9855-1507
hasmita.rajan@smx.com.sg

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Think Public Relations
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vishwesh@thinkprapac.com

SOURCE Singapore Mercantile Exchange