Since 1985, ISDA has been working to make global derivatives markets safer and more efficient. Today, ISDA has more than 900 member institutions from 68 countries. These members include a wide range of players in the derivatives market, including companies, investment managers, state and supranational enterprises, insurance companies, energy and commodities companies, as well as international and regional banks. Members include, in addition to market participants, key elements of the derivatives market infrastructure, such as stock exchanges, intermediaries, clearing houses and repositories, as well as law firms, audit firms and other service providers. Information about ISDA and its activities can be found on the association`s website: www.isda.org. Follow us on Twitter @ISDA. Rebecca Hansford, AFME, 44 203 828 2693, Rebecca.email@example.com Asset Management Group (SIFMA AMG) of SIFMA brings the asset management community together to provide views on U.S. and global policy and develop best practices in the sector. SIFMA AMG members represent U.S. and global asset management companies with total assets under management of more than $39 trillion.
Clients of SIFMA AMG member companies include tens of millions of individual investors, registered investment companies, foundations, public and private pension funds, mutual funds and private funds such as hedge funds and private equity funds. For more information, see www.sifma.org/amg. AFME (Association for Financial Markets in Europe) is committed to deeper and more integrated European capital markets that meet the needs of businesses and investors, support economic growth and benefit society. AFME is the voice of all European financial markets and offers expertise on a wide range of regulatory and capital markets issues. AFME strives to act as a bridge between market players and policy makers across Europe, based on its strong and long-standing relationships, technical knowledge and fact-based work. Its members include European and global banks, as well as major regional banks, brokers, law firms, investors and other financial market players.