Conference Sponsors

 Luncheon is sponsored by AFEX:

AFEX harnesses Africa's commodities and talent to build shared wealth and prosperity. Its infrastructure and platform investments work to unlock capital to power a trust economy in Africa's commodities markets. Since its inception in 2014, AFEX has developed and deployed a viable commodities exchange model for the West African market and is on track to impact one million producers: providing services in productivity and value capture and access to finance and markets. By deploying an efficient market system, the company will facilitate trade with Africa worth over USD500 million in the next five years.

AFEX’s vision is to be the reference point for commodities in Africa. To achieve this goal, AFEX looks to introduce products that de-risk the sector, drive financial inclusion for rural communities, develop technology for data collection and market access, and enable capital deployment.



Coffee/Tea is sponsored by TAIFEX:

Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX), established in 1997, provides a wide range of futures and options products in equity indices, equities, FX and commodities. TAIFEX has continuously enhanced its technology and services in trading, clearing and settlement to ensure a fair and orderly marketplace. With a vision to be a world-class exchange befitting the fast-evolving marketplace, TAIFEX is poised to extend its global reach and stands as a primary derivatives exchange in Asia. For further details, please visit TAIFEX website at




General sponsorship by Acuiti:

Acuiti is a management intelligence platform that provides operational analytics to our exclusive networks of senior derivatives executives. We offer our network of senior executives the opportunity to anonymously share ideas, data, attitudes and best practice with each other to benchmark operations and improve decision making. Acuiti works with derivatives exchanges across the world to identify opportunities, test assumptions



General sponsorship by CQG:

CQG provides the industry’s highest performing solutions for trading, global market data, and advanced technical analysis. The fi rm partners with the vast majority of futures brokerage and clearing fi rms and provides Direct Market Access (DMA) to more than 45 exchanges through its global network of co-located Hosted Exchange Gateways. CQG’s server-side order management tools for spreading, market aggregation, and smart orders are unsurpassed for speed and ease of use. Its market data feed consolidates more than 75 sources, including exchanges worldwide for futures, options, fi xed income, foreign exchange, and equities, as well as data on debt securities, industry reports, and fi nancial indices. CQG has received the Prop Traders’ ISV of the Year award from FOW (now Global Investor Group), the Best Technical Analysis Platform award from The Technical Analyst, and the Best Product for Traders award from Finance Magnates for its multi-asset trading platform. CQG is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with sales and support offices worldwide.



   In case of interest in sponsorship opportunities please check the list: sponsorship document.