With immediate effect, James Fok, Head of Group Strategy, replaces Trevor Spanner as ISSA Board Member representing Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd.
As of May 23, 2018, IHS Markit, Republic of Ireland, joined ISSA as a new Member.
A record number of 129 participants attended this year's event and debated various topics related to the conference theme "Securities Services Industry: Disrupted?" The extremely positive feedbacks of the attendees are testimony of the uniqueness of this event, enabling the subject matter experts to get the latest updates and exchange their experiences and views.
With immediate effect, An Mestdagh has been appointed as the new representative of Euroclear SA/ NV in the ISSA Operating Committee.
As of April 1, 2018, Graham Ray replaces Stephen Lomas as ISSA Board Member representing Deutsche Bank AG.
By registration close on March 16, 2018, well over 100 participants have registered for this year's Symposium. ISSA is pleased to note that we are heading towards a record attendance.
Securities Depositary Centre (Edaa), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, joined ISSA an February 28, 2018.