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2020

ICSA, MFA, AND EFAMA publish Global Memo on Market Data Costs calling for global principles to address escalating market data costs

    Press Release /sites/default/files/ICSA_MFA_EFAMA_JointRelease%20-%20Market%20Data%20Costs_0.pdf

    Paper /sites/default/files/Global%20Memo%20on%20Market%20Data%20Costs%20-%20June%202020%20.pdf

ICSA Statement: THE IMPORTANCE OF EFFECTIVE FINANCIAL MARKETS DURING THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK /sites/default/files/ICSA-%20THE%20IMPORTANCE%20OF%20EFFECTIVE%20FINANCIAL%20MARKETS%20DURING%20THE%20COVID-19%20OUTBREAK%20-%20March%202020_0.pdf

ICSA Virtual AGM 2020 - photo /sites/default/files/ICSA%20Virtual%20AGM%202020_0.pdf

ICSA members sign statements on keeping markets open during Covid-19 crisis

      SIFMA https://www.sifma.org/resources/news/joint-market-trade-associations-statement-on-keeping-financial-markets-open-amid-coronavirus/

      AFME https://www.sifma.org/resources/news/joint-market-trade-associations-statement-on-keeping-financial-markets-open-amid-coronavirus/

FSB members take action to ensure continuity of critical financial services functions https://www.fsb.org/2020/04/fsb-members-take-action-to-ensure-continuity-of-critical-financial-services-functions/

IOSCO commitment to ensuring capital markets functioning through difficult period https://www.iosco.org/news/pdf/IOSCONEWS559.pdf

ICSA members Covid-19 resource webpages

      SIFMA https://www.sifma.org/resources/general/bcp/

      ICMA https://www.icmagroup.org/Regulatory-Policy-and-Market-Practice/covid-19-market-updates/

      AFMA https://afma.com.au/policy/COVID-19

      IIAC https://iiac.ca/coronavirus-information/

      AFME https://www.afme.eu/Key-issues/COVID-19

      JSDA http://www.jsda.or.jp/en/key-issues/covid19response.html

IMF COVID-19 Policy Response Tracker

     https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19

The 9th Special Annual Edition of BBF Forum Views https://brokersforumofindia.com/magazines.php - led by CEO Vispi Rusi Bhathena with a Chairman’s Message from Uttam Bagri - includes contributions from ICSA members:

      ISCA - David Lynch: ICSA's Global Contribution to Global Capital Markets

      AFMA – Rob Colquhoun: Opportunities to Develop Corporate Bond Markets

      AFME - Rick Watson: Europe’s Unfinished Business - What is Left to do on CMU

      AMAFI – Arnaud Eard: The Future of EU Financial Markets – Five Reforms from AMAFI to Improve EU Markets Efficiency

      AMIB – Efren del Rosal Calzada: Prime Certification

      ASSOSIM – Gianluigi Gugliotta: Financial Research in Italy Under the MiFID II

      ICMA - Nicholas Pfaff/Ozgur Altun: Green Social and Sustainability Bond Market Developments

      JSDA - Koichi Ishikura: Japan’s 1964 to 2020 and Beyond

      NZFMA – Paul Atmore: Establishing a Fallback Benchmark for New Zealand

      TCMA – Ilkay Arikan: Turkish Capital Markets – 2019 in a Nutshell and Current Agenda

FS-ISAC Global Cyber Security Newsletter for ICSA members and their members

      January /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20January%202019.pdf

      February /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20February%202020.pdf

      April /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20April%202020.pdf

      May /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20May%202020.pdf

      June /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20June%202020.pdf

      July /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20July%202020.pdf

       August /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20August%202020.pdf

       September /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20September%202020.pdf

       October /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20October%202020.pdf

       November /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20%20November%202020.pdf

2019

ICSA co-sponsored “Developing Efficient Capital Markets and the Importance of Market Data” in Brussels on 7 November.  For capital markets to thrive, it is vital that market participants and stakeholders have access to market data at a fair and reasonable price. Increasing market data costs bring market inefficiencies which lead to negative outcomes for end investors.  Over 120 participants joined in a stimulating discussion and debate. /sites/default/files/Programme%20%281%29.pdf

IOSCO publishes Market Fragmentation & Cross-border Regulation https://www.iosco.org/library/pubdocs/pdf/IOSCOPD629.pdf​ 

Japan Study Group on International Financial Regulation publishes “Recommendations for the G20 Summit”, addressing fragmentation   /sites/default/files/Opinion%20Paper%20by%20the%20Study%20Group%20on%20International%20Financial%20Regulation%20-%20Recommendations%20for%20the%20G20%20Summit.pdf

Il Sole 24 Ore - Milano Finanza reports on MiFID II discussion at ICSA AGM /sites/default/files/SERVIZIOREGOLE_0.docx

ICSA AGM 2019, Milan: Group Photo /sites/default/files/ICSA%20AGM%20Milan%202019%20-%20Group%20Photo.JPG

AFMA CEO, David Lynch, elected Chair of the International Council of Securities Associations, the first Australian representative to hold the position. /sites/default/files/AFMA%20CEO%20elected%20Chair%20of%20ICSA_0.pdf

The BBF Annual April 2019 Special Edition is a composite of vast intellectual capital from different market stakeholders. Included is a feature on (ICSA pg. 98), and contributions from AMAFI (pg. 105), TCMA (pg. 108), AFME (pg. 110), AFMA (pg. 115), ICMA (pg. 118) and Assosim (pg. 120).  https://www.brokersforumofindia.com/magazines.php

FS-ISAC Global Cyber Security Newsletter for ICSA members and their members

      February /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20February%20%202019.pdf

       March /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20March%20%202019.pdf

       April /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20April%20%202019.pdf

       May /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20May%20%202019.pdf

       July /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20July%20%202019.pdf

       August /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20August%202019.pdf

       September /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20September%202019.pdf

       October /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20October%202019.pdf

       November /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20November%202019.pdf

       December /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20December%202019.pdf

 

2018

ICSA Endorses GFMA Principles for Achieving Consistent Regulatory Regimes and Supervisory Practices  /sites/default/files/ICSA%20Endorses%20GFMA%20Principles%20for%20Achieving%20Consistent%20Regulatory%20Regimes%20and%20Supervisory%20Practices%20-%20November%202018.docx

 

AFME publishes Impact Of Post-Crisis Regulation On Banks’ Capital Markets Activities /sites/default/files/impact-of-regulation-on-banks-capital-markets-activities.pdf

 

ICSA 31st Annual AGM and Conference  in Taipei, 10-12 June  - Group Photo /sites/default/files/ICSA%20AGM%202018%20-%20Group%20Photo%202_0.pdf

 

AMAFI response to IOSCO Report on Retail OTC Leveraged Products /sites/default/files/IOSCO%20-%20Report%20on%20Retail%20OTC%20Leveraged%20Products%20-%20AMAFI.docx

 

AFME invites registrations for 2nd Annual European Compliance and Legal Conference, 1-2 October 2018, London https://www.afme.eu/en/events/events-calendar/compliance-and-legal-confe...  .  Keynote speakers include Robert Ophèle (Chairman, AMF) and Elizabeth Roegele (Chief Executive Director of Securities Supervision, BaFin).

 

ICMA publishes study The European Corporate Single Name Credit Default Swap Market /sites/default/files/The-European-Corporate-Single-Name-Credit-Default-Swap-Market-SMPC-Report-150218.pdf

 

Observations on the Utility of the FX Global FX Code by AFMA CEO published in The Law and Financial Markets Review /sites/default/files/Observations%20on%20the%20utility%20of%20FX%20global%20code.pdf

 

FS-ISAC Global Cyber Security Newsletter for ICSA members and their members

       January /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20January%202018.pdf

       February /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20February%202018.pdf

       March /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20March%202018.pdf

       April /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20April%202018.pdf

       May /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20May%202018.pdf

       June /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20June%202018.pdf

       July  /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20July%202018.pdf

       August /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20August%202018.pdf

      September/ /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20September%202018.pdf

      October/ /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20October%202018.pdf

      November/ /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20November%202018.pdf

      December/ /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20December%202018.pdf

 

2017

ICSA Publishes Information Paper -  Interest Rate Benchmarks : Global Summary of Reform Initiatives - September 2017 /sites/default/files/Interest%20Rate%20Benchmarks%20-%20Global%20%20Summary%20of%20Reforms.docx

ICSA 30th Annual AGM and Conference  in Mexico City / 22-23 May

     Reuters coverage /sites/default/files/Press%20-%20AGM%202017_0.docx   and photo  /sites/default/files/_DSC8720.JPG

     Group Photo  /sites/default/files/AGM%202017%20Photo.pdf

     Program https://icsa.amibweb.com.mx/   

ICSA Publishes Survey of Non-EU Members on MiFID II Implementation Issues, Readiness, and Awareness /sites/default/files/MiFID%20II%20-%20ICSA%20non-EU%20Member%20Survey%20July%202017.pdf

                Letter to ESMA  /sites/default/files/ICSA%20letter%20to%20ESMA%20on%20MiFID%20non-EU%20member%20survey.pdf 

                 Letter to IOSCO  /sites/default/files/ICSA%20letter%20to%20IOSCO%20on%20MiFID%20II%20non-EU%20member%20survey.pdf

FS-ISAC Global Cyber Security Newsletter for ICSA members and their members

     February  /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20-%20February%20%202017_0.pdf

     March /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Global%20Cybersecurity%20Brief%20-%20March%20%202017.pdf

     April /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20April%20%2020171.pdf

     May /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20-%20May%20%202017.pdf

     June /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20June%20%202017.pdf

     July /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20July%20%202017.pdf

     August /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20August%202017.pdf

     September /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20September%202017.pdf

     October /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20October%202017.pdf

     November /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20November%202017.pdf

     December /sites/default/files/FS-ISAC%20SIRG%20Cybersecurity%20Intl%20Brief%20-%20December%202017.pdf

ICSA Legal Entity Identifier Codes Update /sites/default/files/LEGAL%20ENTITY%20IDENTIFIER%20CODES%20UPDATE.docx

 

2016

ICSA Response to the FSB Questionaire for Industry Associations: Stocktake of Efforts to Strengthen Goverance Frameworks to Mitigate Misconduct Risk /sites/default/files/ICSA%20Response%20-%20FSB%20Questionnaire%20on%20Governance%20and%20Misconduct%20%20Risk%20-%203%20November%202016_0.pdf

ICSA Response to IOSCO Liquidity Consultation /sites/default/files/ICSA%20-%20Public%20Comment%20-%20Examination%20of%20Liquidity%20of%20the%20Secondary%20Corporate%20Bond%20Markets%20-%2029%20Sep%202016_0.docx

 

2016 ICSA AGM : 2016 ICSA AGM Press Release (view this document in pdf format) and Group Photo /sites/default/files/ICSA%20AGM%202016%20-%20GROUP%20PHOTO_0.docx

EBF, GFMA and ISDA Agree Common Principles to Promote Effective Global Policy on Cybersecurity, Data and Technology   http://www.gfma.org/news/press-releases/2016/ebf,-gfma-and-isda-agree-co...

EU Call for Evidence
(view this document in pdf format)

ICSA Response to EU Consultation
(view this document in pdf format)

ICSA Report on Financial Innovation in Emerging Markets Capital Markets /sites/default/files/2015-2016_financial%20innovation_final.pdf

IIAC Letter from the President EU Markets – An Expanding Regulatory Burden May be Easing
(view this document in pdf format)

 

2015

2015 ICSA AGM

2015 ICSA AGM Booklet
(view this document in pdf format)

2015 ICSA AGM Press Releases
(2015 ICSA AGM Press Releases)

2015 ICSA AGM Group Photo
(2015 ICSA AGM Group Photo)

Cross-Border Regulation Forum

CBRF Letter to IOSCO (February 23, 2015)
(view this document in pdf format)

Emerging Market Committee

ICSA EMC Quarterly Brief (3rd edition, March 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

Report on Market-Based Financing in Emerging Markets Countries /sites/default/files/Study%20on%20EMC%20Market%20Based%20Finance.pdf
 

2014

2014 ICSA AGM

2014 ICSA AGM Booklet
(view this document in pdf format)

Cross-Border Regulation Forum

CBRF Letter to G20 (September 10, 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)
ICSA Letter to IOSCO Task Force on Cross-Border Regulation (June 19, 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

CBRF Response to IOSCO Questionnaire (May 28, 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

CBRF Public Statement (May 6, 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

Emerging Market Committee

ICSA EMC Quarterly Brief (2nd edition, December 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

ICSA EMC Request Of Information (ROI)
(view this document in pdf format)

EMC Quarterly Brief (September 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

EMC’s Report on "Introduction of New Products" (February 2014)
(view this document in pdf format)

2011-2013

ICSA EMC’s Report on "Financing of SMEs through Capital Markets in Emerging Market Countries" (February 2013)
(view this document in pdf format)

ICSA EMC’s Report on "Derivatives Markets in Emerging Countries" (May 2012)
(view this document in pdf format)

ICSA EMC's Report on "Corporate Bond Market in Emerging Countries" (June 2011)
(view this document in pdf format)