By Randy Snook
The world of capital markets is changing.
At SIFMA's Annual Meeting, a group of the world's most influential thinkers in the financial services industry came together to discuss the progress made to date, and identify the challenges that lie ahead.
"There is a need for constant evolution of processes and goals," said Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr., SIFMA President and CEO.
SIFMA's membership represents 80 percent of broker-dealer clients' assets under management, nearly 75 percent of U.S. financial advisors, and 50 percent of RIA assets under management.
"That's a sizeable footprint," Bentsen said. "This broad collaboration across the membership enables SIFMA to speak authoritatively on a wide range of issues affecting retail and institutional capital markets."
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