US Capital Markets & Financial Institutions Primer

Capital markets recognize and drive capital to the best ideas and enterprises. In this foundation for the primer series from SIFMA Insights, we provide a fundamental overview of U.S. capital markets and financial institutions including:

  • Overview of Capital Markets
  • Role of Financial Institutions
  • Investment Banking
  • Markets & Securities
  • Research
  • Asset Management
  • Private Wealth Management
  • Banking & Lending

SIFMA Insights Primers

The primer series from SIFMA Insights goes beyond a typical 101-level brief, breaking down important technical and regulatory nuances to foster a fundamental understanding of the marketplace and set the scene to address complex issues arising in today’s markets.

See our full series here.


SIFMA Insights

Katie Kolchin, CFA
Senior Industry Analyst

Business Policies & Practices

Randy Snook
Executive Vice President