ACFEX-EAST serve the East African region. The market offers mainly soft commodities, currency futures and single stock futures. The exchange also also offer Warehouse receipts and animal repo financing. Trading on the exchange is be open to all ACFEX members across the continent and the world.
The market opens at 06:00pm Sunday and closes 04:30pm Friday.
The regular trading hours are 09:00AM to 03:00pm.
Acfex is open for local, regional and international market participants.The exchange membership committee determines membership licensing. ACFEX membership is not based on “seat” or a few select individual. The exchange will not sell any seat, it will issue permits on first come first-have basis. A membership’s permit will give an organization right to be a trader, broker or a clearing firm.
The membership is divided into:
Membership request should be sent to [email protected]
Resources Provided to New Members
ACFFEX and its technology partners have developed a full future turnkey solution for its members. Members do not need to invest in trading platform hence, freeing up cash to expand and build your business. The Brokers are provided with a full suite of Back end solution and front-end trading platform. The clearing members are also provide with the state of the art risk management software. The software can run on ACFEX data center or members own servers.