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  • STA 2021 Market Structure Conference
    by Jim Toes on October 14, 2021 at 4:18 pm

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  • Photos, Open Call Replay & Online Registration Closes Tonight!
    by Sam Belden on September 30, 2021 at 3:52 pm

    Featured Article Greenwood Project: Opportunities for Tomorrow’s Leaders This year, STA is pleased to partner with Greenwood Project, a Chicago-based nonprofit organization that prepares high-achieving minority high school and college students for careers in the financial services industry through skills training, networking opportunities and more. Founded in 2016, Greenwood Project aims to provide opportunities for…  Read more The post Photos, Open Call Replay & Online Registration Closes Tonight! appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Security Traders Association Announces Winners of 2021 STA Foundation Awards
    by Sam Belden on September 27, 2021 at 6:09 pm

    Washington, DC, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Security Traders Association (STA) is pleased to today announce the recipients of the 2021 STA Foundation Awards. The annual STA Foundation Awards recognize individuals within the financial services industry who have made outstanding efforts in any of several areas, including stewardship and service, advocacy, philanthropy and ethics. The Dictum…  Read more The post Security Traders Association Announces Winners of 2021 STA Foundation Awards appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • STA Comment Letter on the Modernization of Derivatives Tax Act 2021
    by Sam Belden on September 20, 2021 at 8:02 pm

    STA urges the Senate to consider the negative impact of the Modernization of Derivatives Act (MODA 2021). The legislation would require mark-to-market tax treatment for derivatives contracts and require gains and losses be taxed at ordinary income tax rates, which would have harmful impacts on retail investors and degrade overall available liquidity in our markets.…  Read more The post STA Comment Letter on the Modernization of Derivatives Tax Act 2021 appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Open Call: Greenwood Project: Introducing Tomorrow’s Leaders
    by Sam Belden on September 16, 2021 at 7:22 pm

    In order for our industry to compete on a global scale it needs to attract and retain the brightest minds of every generation. Student internships, which are often an individual’s first experience in the workforce are a good area for us to look at for improving our ability to attract tomorrow’s leaders.  Greenwood Project introduces Black and…  Read more The post Open Call: Greenwood Project: Introducing Tomorrow’s Leaders appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Tim Mahoney: 2021 Dictum Meum Pactum Award Recipient
    by Sam Belden on September 14, 2021 at 1:49 pm

    Presentation atSTA 88th Annual Market Structure ConferenceWednesday, October 6JW Marriott Washington DCSee Agenda Security Traders Association (STA) is pleased to announce Tim Mahoney as the 2021 Dictum Meum Pactum (DMP) Award recipient. Over the course of his more than 40-year career in the financial services industry, Tim has conducted himself with the highest levels of professionalism…  Read more The post Tim Mahoney: 2021 Dictum Meum Pactum Award Recipient appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Miracles in the Eye of the Beholder
    by Sam Belden on September 10, 2021 at 1:44 pm

    By Jim Toes, STA Like beauty, miracles are in the eye of the beholder. While we may differ on what constitutes a miracle, we would all agree that miracles offer hope, courage and a path forward during times of dire circumstances. Times when we are paralyzed by fear, despair and confusion. Twenty years ago, our…  Read more The post Miracles in the Eye of the Beholder appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Check Out the Latest Agenda & Conference Update
    by Sam Belden on September 9, 2021 at 5:30 pm

    Dear Colleague, Despite the realities of the past 18 months, we as individuals and as an industry have continued to demonstrate resilience and perseverance. This will be celebrated at STA’s 88th Annual Market Structure Conference, which is set for Oct. 6-8 at the JW Marriott in Washington DC. Staging an in-person event under current conditions…  Read more The post Check Out the Latest Agenda & Conference Update appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Rep. Bill Huizenga & Initial Agenda Announced
    by Sam Belden on August 31, 2021 at 4:13 pm

    Congressman Bill Huizenga Representative, U.S. House of Representatives & Ranking Member, Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship & Capital Markets Subcommittee Bio here See the full announcement and initial conference agenda here. The post Rep. Bill Huizenga & Initial Agenda Announced appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • SEC Seeks Comments on Gamification & The Great Return
    by Sam Belden on August 30, 2021 at 12:53 pm

    The Great Return: STA Heads Back to DC for 88th Annual Market Structure Conference Resilience is one of the defining traits of the securities industry. Over the decades, amid downturns, spirited debates, moments of crisis and, most recently, volatile markets and physical separation, our space has consistently adapted and moved forward better than it was…  Read more The post SEC Seeks Comments on Gamification & The Great Return appeared first on Security Traders Association.