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.

Fiserv, Inc., United States, joined ISSA on February 15, 2018.

ISSA has just released its updated agenda for the upcoming 19th Symposium, which will take place in Zurich, Switzerland, from May 23 to May 25, 2018. Invitations have been extended do ISSA's members and selected guests. A record attendance is expected.

Bank of America, United States, joined ISSA on February 7, 2018.

MIDCLEAR S.A.L., Lebanon (Custodian and Clearing Center of Financial Instruments for Lebanon and the Middle East) joined ISSA on January 18, 2018.