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New Financial Releases Global Capital Markets Growth Index

10 January 2019   |   News  |  Economic Growth

Washington, D.C., 10 January 2019 – New Financial, commissioned by the Global Financial Markets Association (GFMA), has today published a new major industry report, “The New Financial Global Capital Markets Growth Index.” The purpose of the report is to provide an in-depth review and comparison of national and regional capital markets across the globe in terms of market size, depth, and access to pools of capital.

GFMA Global FX Division Appoints Managing Director, Americas

22 July 2015   |   News  |  Foreign Exchange (FX)

Release Date 16 June 2015 Contacts Katrina Cavalli +1 212.313.1181, kcavalli@sifma.org Anna Schoeffler +44 0207 743 9367, anna.schoeffler@afme.eu Victoria Cumings has been appointed Managing Director, Americas, for the Global FX Division of the Global Financial Markets Association

GFMA Welcomes BIS Commitment to the Development of a Global Code of Conduct for FX Markets

11 May 2015   |   News  |  Conduct and Culture

Release Date: 11 May 2015 Contacts: David Waller +44 0207 743 9504, david.waller@afme.eu; Anna Schoeffler +44 0207 743 9367, anna.schoeffler@afme.eu   - See more at: https://www.gfma.org/initiatives/foreign-exchange-(fx)/gfma-comment-on-fca,-cftc-and-finma-announcements/#sthash.tC7GSL3a.dpuf London, UK, 11 May 2015 - Commenting on the BIS Economic Consultative Committee statement on FX market best practices today, James Kemp, Managing Director, Global FX at the Global Financial Markets Association (GFMA), which represents 24 banks in the FX market, said: “There is clearly a very strong industry desire for coordinated alignment of the regional codes of conduct, encompassing all market participants. Driving this through the Basel Committee will help reduce duplication and create a common reference point for the industry on a global basis. This is an opportunity for market participants to work with regulators and supervisors to demonstrate that they can put the right controls and guidance in place. As demonstrated by various initiatives already underway the GFMA’s FX Division is highly supportive of this initiative.” -ENDS- The Global Financial Markets Association (GFMA) brings together three of the world's leading financial trade associations to address the increasingly important global regulatory agenda and to promote coordinated advocacy efforts. The Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) in London and Brussels, the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA) in Hong Kong and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) in New York and Washington are, respectively, the European, Asian, and North American members of GFMA.

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