The Taiwan Monthly

Feb. 2018

Market & ETP Overview

TWSE to Launch Exchange Traded Notes (ETN) in 2018

Once the regulations of ETN has been approved and announced by the SFB, and the computer systems of the TWSE and ETN issuers are ready, the TWSE will accept the listing application of ETNs in 2018....

TWSE ETF Assets Reached NT$313 Billion at the End of 2017

As of the end of 2017, there were 98 ETFs listed on the TWSE with a total AUM of NTD 313 billion, showing a 15% increase from 2016....

Trading Policies

Prefunding is not required by regulations

There's no prefunding requirement in Taiwan's market. If an investor can't deliver the principal on time, the investor can apply for delayed settlement with brokers to prevent default....

Corporate Governance

The 2018 Corporate Governance Evaluation Indicators are officially announced

The Taiwan Stock Exchange announced the 2018 (5th Round) Corporate Governance Evaluation Indicators. ...

Listed Companies and Initial Public Offerings

Kayee International Group Co., Ltd. celebrated its listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange on January 11, 2018

The Taiwan Stock Exchange was delighted to announce Kayee International Group Co., Ltd. under the ticker symbol “KE” and stock code “2939” open for trading on January 11, 2018....

Phoenix Silicon International Corporation and Silicon Optronics, Inc. applied for stock exchange listings on the 28th of December 2017

Phoenix Silicon International Corporation (Stock Code: 8028) and Silicon Optronics, Inc. (Stock Code: 3530) have submitted their applications for listing on December 28, 2017. ...

LCY Technology Corporation applied for stock exchange listing on the 27th of December 2017

LCY Technology Corporation (Stock Code: 4989) applied for a public listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange on the 27th of December 2017. ...

Global Connection

TWSE Robust Fundamentals continue in 2017 and Beyond

Taiwan's stock market has a strong foreign presence, with a market cap of more than 40%...

The schedule of incoming competitive auction cases

Information about the competitive auction schedule can be found at the following link....