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  • 2020 Virtual Conference and New Podcast Initiatives
    by Sam Belden on July 31, 2020 at 2:25 pm

    Our 2020 Market Structure Conferenceis Going Virtual! Given the effects of COVID-19, the STA 2020 Market Structure Conference will be presented 100% virtually this year. Learning how to adapt within such a challenging environment has presented some positive opportunities. While losing the networking aspect of our flagship event is not ideal, going virtual broadens our reach across…  Read more The post 2020 Virtual Conference and New Podcast Initiatives appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • The Graduate: Part II
    by Sam Belden on June 30, 2020 at 5:14 pm

    Much is written about the Power of Community. Collective wisdom, idea creation and support are just three of the many positive results that can be achieved when individuals with a common purpose or cause come together. In situations where small communities form within larger ones, the results are multiplied.  In May of this year STA…  Read more The post The Graduate: Part II appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • STA Foundation Awards and the Importance of Mentorship
    by Sam Belden on June 26, 2020 at 4:15 pm

    Securities and Exchange Commission and Justice Department’s Antitrust Division Sign Memorandum of Understanding The Securities and Exchange Commission and the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division have signed an interagency Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to foster cooperation and communication between the agencies with the aim of enhancing competition in the securities industry. Dmitry Bulkin Joins the…  Read more The post STA Foundation Awards and the Importance of Mentorship appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Hope and Time
    by Sam Belden on June 21, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    My oldest daughters are two-years apart and sometime around them being in kindergarten I made a rookie-Dad mistake. While attempting to do work in the backyard, I sat the younger one in a Cozy Car with a cold slice of pizza placed on her palms faced up. I then handed the older one a hose…  Read more The post Hope and Time appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • Mentors: An Essential Component of Your Career
    by Sam Belden on June 18, 2020 at 5:02 pm

    By Julie AndressKeyBanc Capital Markets, STA WIF Co-Chair Shortly after we published May’s Women in Finance newsletter, a male co-worker reached out to me to discuss the article. He stated, “I’m not a woman in finance, but this newsletter email came across my desk.” While we did discuss the topic of the newsletter, I was…  Read more The post Mentors: An Essential Component of Your Career appeared first on Security Traders Association.

  • MSAC Report – June 5, 2020
    by Jim Toes on June 12, 2020 at 3:15 pm

    PDF Report Hello, Earlier today, STA held a Zoom meeting with Robert Cook; Bob Colby; Tom Gira and Greg Dean of FINRA. Attached are the Talking Points and below are notes on the main topics discussed. Thank you, to those who contributed. Please do not hesitate to contact STA directly with any questions. Additionally, Hester…  Read more The post MSAC Report – June 5, 2020 appeared first on Security Traders Association.