SIFMA brings together the shared interests of hundreds of banks, broker-dealers, and asset managers. Advocating in support of effective and resilient capital and financial markets, to the benefit of all market participants.

Axis Corporate has joined SIMFA as an associate member and will join the innovation dialogue through the SIFMA Speakers Bureau and Events focused on financial markets and the securities industry.

Ted Bissell, Axis Corporate’s New York-based Global Director of Digital Consulting, commented: “Financial services companies have found themselves at a crossroads of understanding how and when to integrate new marketplace technologies into their own products and services to meet customer needs that are constantly growing in sophistication A strong, open and resilient technology ecosystem is essential to the growth and protection of financial markets, while innovation in the financial industry ensures its relevancy. From the first weeks of our membership we have led with contributions to SIMFAs Thought Leadership and will attend events and participate in roundtables to exchange industry best practices alongside a diverse membership including largest global financial players, key industry partners in law, technology and clearing and settlement providers firms.”

Notes to Editors:

Axis Corporate is an international management consulting firm dedicated to improving companies’ business results. We enhance enterprise performance from strategy, to business model definition, through to operational impact. In the US, we have a strong focus on digital and analytics initiatives, consistent with our global mission of delivering value through Regulation, Transformation and Innovation.

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SIFMA is the voice of the U.S. securities industry. It represents the broker-dealers, banks and asset managers whose nearly 1 million employees provide access to the capital markets, raising over $2.5 trillion for businesses and municipalities in the U.S., serving clients with over $18.5 trillion in assets and managing more than $67 trillion in assets for individual and institutional clients including mutual funds and retirement plans. SIFMA, with offices in New York and Washington, D.C., is the U.S. regional member of the Global Financial Markets Association (GFMA).

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