NYSE Euronext Celebrates FIA’s 37th Annual International Futures Industry Conference. In honor of the occasion, executives and board members of the Futures Industry Association (FIA) ring The Opening BellSM, remotely from Boca Raton, Florida.|
Click here to watch video of the ringing.
This year’s conference marks the retirement of John Damgard, who has served as President of FIA for 32 years, and the appointment of the FIA’s new President, Walt Lukken, former CFTC Chairperson and CEO of New York Portfolio Clearing (NYPC).
About the FIA
The FIA is the primary industry association for centrally cleared futures and swaps. Its membership includes the world’s largest derivatives clearing firms as well as exchanges and clearinghouses from more than 20 countries. The FIA seeks to promote best practices and standardization in the cleared derivatives markets, provide policymakers with an informed perspective on the derivatives markets, and advocate for the interests of its members, its markets and its customers. The FIA strives to protect open and competitive markets, protect the public interest through adherence to high standards of professional conduct and financial integrity, and promote public trust and confidence in the cleared markets.