For more than 35 years, ISSA has made significant contributions to the development of the worldwide securities services industry by facilitating the interaction among market participants.

By means of its famous symposia and highly professional working groups, ISSA provides leadership in the formulation and promotion of best practices in the post trade securities arena.

With its member institutions servicing a significant portion of the world's total securities transactions and custody volume, ISSA represents a substantial combined market weight.



New members

Over the past week, the following two members joined ISSA:

  • Depozitarul Central SA, Bucharest
  • McKinsey & Company, Inc., Frankfurt
18th ISSA Symposium, May 24 - 27, 2016

Photo ISSA 18 communityA record of 108 participants attended this year's Symposium, which focused primarily on «Distributed Ledger Technologies (Blockchain)» and «Inherent Risks within the Global Custody Chain». These topics inspired intense discussions and contributed to a successful event.

A Symposium Summary, accompanied by presentation slides will be available on our Homepage towards the beginning of July.




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