SET hosts ANNA international conference during Nov 30-Dec 2

BANGKOK Thailand Securities Depository Co., Ltd. (TSD), a

subsidiary of The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), has hosted the Association

of National Numbering Agencies (ANNA)'s Extraordinary General Meeting, during

November 30- December 2 in Bangkok, an annual meeting convenes more than 40 ANNA

member countries consisting top financial executives and professionals from

markets, securities depository companies, clearing houses, and financial

institutions worldwide.

The meeting aims to discuss criteria for issuing identification codes for

over-the-counter derivatives according to international standards to increase

the convenience of investment worldwide, while also being a key venue to

showcase the attractiveness of Thai capital market on the international stage.

SET President Kesara Manchusree said TSD was honored to host this world-class

meeting for the first time since our membership in 2004, reinforcing SET's

commitment to standardize operational process in accordance with international

practices and increase SET's key role in the global arena and our

internalization mission.

The Association of National Numbering Agencies (ANNA) is the central

organization for issuing guidelines for securities identification codes that

comply with International Organization for Standardizations such as

International Securities Identification Numbers (ISIN) and Classification of

Financial Instruments (CFI) codes. These standardized identifiers enhance

convenience for investors in capital markets worldwide. There are currently 120

members of ANNA. TSD has been a member since 2004. While gaining updated

information, TSD has also been equipped with international securities trading

facilities, opening up more opportunities for foreign investors to invest in the

Thai capital market.

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Source: The Stock Exchange of Thailand