Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. (February 18, 2005) –The Risk Management Association (RMA) and the International Securities Lending Association (ISLA) will cosponsor a joint U.S. and European Conference on Securities Lending from May 10-13, 2005, at the Atheneum InterContinental Hotel, Athens, Greece. The conference program includes discussion of market developments, regulatory and technology changes, European clearing and settlement issues, and emerging markets.
Spyros Capralos, chairman, Athens Stock Exchange S.A., and David Taylor, author and 2004 European Business Speaker of the Year, are keynote speakers.
The comprehensive business program, developed by industry professionals, attracts representatives from all over Europe, Africa, Asia, and the U.S.
This International Conference on Securities Lending defines the best market practices and global standards in the international securities lending arena and it examines issues that influence lending markets worldwide.