The Association of Futures Markets (AFM) and the Stock Exchange of Thailand invite you to join the 21st AFM Annual Conference on January 25-26, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand!

As the Conference motto suggests, our goal is to provide a platform for sharing, learning and open dialogue among participants. In doing so we hope to enable bridges to be built between member and partner organisations through which the exchange industry as a whole can grow stronger.

Against the backdrop of the rapidly growing financial services industriy of Thailand, the Conference will discuss the following topics:

  • The futures industry of the South East Asian region and its role in global markets
  • Challenges and opportunities of exchanges: (1) Technology, Clearing and Services (2) The emergence of disruptive technologies
  • Key factors that create and evolve successful commodity markets
  • Sustainability of futures exchanges
  • Evolving Exchanges: The Retail Investors
  • Cryptocurrencies

Detailed conference agenda is available at:

The Conference is organised in Grand Center
Point Hotel Terminal 21.


Thailand Futures Exchange PCL (TFEX) is a subsidiary of the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) and following its consolidation with the Agricultural Futures Exchange in March 2015 has operated as the single futures market in Thailand. Thailand Futures Exchange PCL (TFEX) offers a broad span of derivative products including equity, precious metal, interest rate, energy, currency, and agriculture. The most liquid products are SET50 Futures, Single Stock Futures, and Gold Futures. In 2016 TFEX had trading volume of 69.6 million contracts and ranked 27nd among derivatives exchanges in the world by Futures Industry Association (FIA).

Contact us at, or (36-30) 34 35 370