TITLE

Industry Groups Unite to Conquer

AUTHOR(S)
O'Connor, Colleen Marie
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;7/3/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 26, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Security Industry Association (SIA) and the Bond Market Association (BMA) confirmed that their two boards have agreed to merge and form the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA). If approved, SIFMA will initially have two co-chief executive officers James Gorman, chairman of SIA and Edward Forst, chairman of BMA. It will have a single permanent chief executive in 2007 in which he/she will be expected to have more responsibilities, as well as greater expectations from members to combat the increasing regulation of the industry.
ACCESSION #
21558027

 

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