The Challenge of Change

The Challenge of Change

by Jon Schneider, ITG, Inc. Each year STA puts a meaningful amount of thought into the title of its Annual Market Structure Conference. This year was no different, and we’re pleased to announce that we have chosen the title The Challenge of Change. We believe this...
MiFID II – Are you Ready?

MiFID II – Are you Ready?

MiFID II – Are you Ready? Thank you to Tom Coniglario for a great breakdown of MiFidII.  In case you missed the event, here is a link to the brochure which breaks it down: MiFIDII-Brochure-0417...
SEC to Take Charge of the Fiduciary Rule

SEC to Take Charge of the Fiduciary Rule

(Washington) The back and forth over the fiduciary rule has been agonizing, but new comments from the SEC have just arrived like an earthquake. Almost two months ago the SEC’s chairman, Michael Piwowar, heavily criticized the DOL’s fiduciary rule, but on Friday he...
A Note from the STALA President

A Note from the STALA President

  We were once again blessed with great weather in the beautiful setting of the La Quinta Resort for the 82nd Annual STALA Conference.   We hope that all of you took advantage of the weekend to network, enjoy the surroundings, and maybe even relax a little!  Charlie...