Date: Tuesday 28th June 2005
London, United Kingdom. â June 6th 2005 â webMethods Inc. (Nasdaq: WEBM), a leading business integration and optimisation software company, today announced a breakfast briefing being held in London to focus on the technology implications of MiFID (Markets in Financial Instruments Directive).
MiFID is the biggest single issue facing the securities industry at the moment â but awareness of its impact is lacking, particularly at senior management level within brokers, investment managers and banks. This Breakfast Briefing will aim to bring things into focus, and give delegates the opportunity to engage in lively debate with some of the industryâs leading authorities on the subject. Speakers include Dr Anthony W Kirby, director of Financial Services at Accenture and Founder of RDUG, ExCo member ISITC and member of FIX and Steve Craggs, President of Saint Consulting Limited, and European Chairman of the Integration Consortium.