NEW ENERGY INDUSTRIAL PBK 2018
Starting the new year 2018, PT Bursa Berjangka Jakarta and PT Kliring Berjangka Indonesia held a socialization event earlier this year that invited stakeholders. A new year with new enthusiasm and energy.
On this occasion, present Bappebti officials, Exchange Member Management and Clearing Members, Association Executive Directors, Margin Fund Depository Bank Representatives and media partners.
There are several series of activities in the early-year socialization event, namely:
1. Evaluation of the Olein10 Real Trading Competition (OLE10 RTC) and Winner Awarding held throughout 2017;
2. Review of PT BBJ 2017 transactions and expectations in 2018;
3. Press Conference.
In his remarks, JFX President Director Stephanus Paulus Lumintang expressed his optimism by going through 2018 with all the challenges to be faced, in terms of business development both in the domestic and global realms, particularly those related to trends in price developments and transaction volumes in the PBK industry.
On this occasion the President Director of KBI also expressed his hope for closer cooperation between the components of stakeholders in the PBK industry. Also conveyed regarding the urgency of the use of information technology-based systems in business development efforts in 2018.
Aspebtindo Executive Director Chrisnawan also expressed his appreciation to the association members who have sought and contributed to the growth of multilateral transactions in 2017 (relative to 2016).
Acting Head of the Bappebti Bureau Darmayugo conveyed the urgency of the importance of an effective PBK strategy in order to increase trade volume by improving best-practices in brokerage marketing activities, without violating applicable rules. With this strategy, it is expected that the total market pie will grow and increase.
The Fintech aspect is also in the spotlight as an integral part in the development of the PBK industry transactions.
In the OLE10 RTC awarding event, also announced the winners of the competition for various categories, as well as the delivery of prizes for each winner. For categories 1, 2, 3 winners are customers who register their participation in the Brokerage of PT Equityworld Futures. For category 4 (award for broker), the winner is PT Rifan Financindo Berjangka.
Throughout 2017 (OLE10 RTC period took place), the multilateral transaction volume of OLE10 futures contracts has grown 137% relative to 2016. This is an indication of the effectiveness of the OLE10 competition program which took place in 4 consecutive periods throughout 2017.
Source: Corsec JFX