Message from the President
- AFSA to Develop Voluntary Standards for Electronic Consumer Contracts. Grant, Rick // National Mortgage News;1/27/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 18, p12
Announces the plan of the American Financial Services Association (AFSA) to develop voluntary standards for electronic consumer contracts in the U.S. Company background; Advantages of the plan; Efforts of AFSA on packaging the total electronic file containing the application, contract and...
- Ethically Challenged Get Help From Society. King, Carole Ann // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;10/16/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 42, p27
Comments on ethics among insurers in the United States. Information on the code of professional ethics of the Society of Financial Services Professionals; Implication of violating the society's code of ethics; Opinion on the society's code of professional ethics.
- CII to help skills council shape insurance policy. Holt, Natalie // Money Marketing;11/4/2010, p8
The article reports on the move of the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) and the Financial Services Skills Council (FSSC) in Great Britain to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that would allow life and pension providers to give suggestions on insurance policy to the FSSC.
- A Candidate's Top Advisor--You. Boyle, Diane // Advisor Today;Oct2006, Vol. 101 Issue 10, p64
The article offers ways to help educate health care candidates for the Election Day of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors in the U.S. First is to attend and speak up at political events, rallies and town hall meetings about health care issues which are essential for...
- Foreign exchange. Lacoursiere, Catherine; Baker, Marci // Treasury & Risk Management;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p12
Reports on the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications' (SWIFT) plans to launch a pilot program for foreign exchange trading. Opportunity for companies to send and receive currency, money market and derivatives confirmations between themselves and SWIFT-related banks...
- Swift network offers a lower fee in an effort to get new members. Tucker, Tracey // American Banker;6/22/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 119, p16
Focuses on the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications' (SWIFT) reduction of its initial membership charge, called the joining fee. Board's drive to increase number of securities participants on the network; Elimination of paper-based correspondence.
- Swift rolls out program for global electronic commerce. Groenfeldt, Tom // American Banker;11/3/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 213, p25
Reports on the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication's introduction of a program called SwiftPay to help banks streamline low-value, cross-border payments. Standardized master agreement among participating banks that would replace existing bilateral legal payment pacts;...
- Swift offers rebate, promises price cuts in battle with lower-cost competition. Groenfeldt, Tom // American Banker;11/6/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 214, p20
Reports on the Society for Worldwide Interbank Telecommunication's offer of a rebate for fees paid by banks. Promise to lower basic pricing for electronic messaging; Response to cut-price competition.
- Swift's holiday message: 30% fee cut. Marjanovic, Steven // American Banker;12/15/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 241, p17
Reports on the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications' (Swift) plans to reduce the fees on its service. Date of effectivity of fee cut; Earlier reduction in service fees.