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ACI UK recently held the latest Roy Bridge Memorial Lecture, the annual event that is the centrepiece of the association’s programme. Bridge was a co-founder of ACI in 1955. The lecture was given by Ian Plenderleith, who until recently was ...
The 6th European Congress of ACI - The Financial Markets Association was recently held in Luxembourg, and was the usual good blend of business and social activities. Additionally, the ACI Council adopted several new proposals to push the association forward. ...
Recent years have seen a trend towards a top group of banks in the FX market, especially in the field of revenues generated from these operations. Many banks calculate their FX results differently, which can make institutional comparisons difficult, but ...
The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is the setting for the 2002 ACI 6th European Congress & 44th General Assembly. Taking place between May 23-25, the congress will offer ACI members the chance to discuss recent developments in the FX market, take part ...
March 2002 Background In December 2001 the criteria for passing the ACI Diploma were altered. It became necessary not only to achieve the requisite overall score (50%) but also to pass each topic basket of the exam (50% rounded down) on an individual basis. ...
The Committee for Professionalism (CFP) has issued revisions to the Model Code, inserting a new topic on the use of mobile devices for transacting business; an additional paragraph into the chapter on dealing for personal account; updated Swift codes reflecting ...
The Right Honourable Peter Hain MP, Minister of State for Europe, was the recent guest of ACI UK at its first Speakers Event of 2002. Hain, who referred to himself as, "a practical European, neither zealot nor sceptic", spoke of the ...

15:21 March 1st 2002 in Opinion, Industry

ACI Makes Statement on Fraud

ACI - The Financial Markets Association was shocked by the news of the suspected fraud within the American subsidiary of one of the most reputable Irish banks. The fraudulent actions of an individual or a group of individuals have cast ...
By Achim Kraemer and Jörg Isselmann ACI - The Financial Markets Association has founded the Euribor-ACI working group for FX and money market derivatives. At a meeting on October 24, at the invitation of Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt, several European ACI ...

15:21 January 1st 2002 in Opinion, Industry

ACI News Round-Up

European Repo Council Sets Next Meeting Date The next general meeting of the European Repo Council will take place in Madrid on 14 January, 2002 at noon. Please refer to the www.isma.org website for further details. Light Agenda for Paris ...