Recent News

ACIFMA named as 2018 FX Person(s) of the Year

4 months ago

For this prestigious publication, ACIFMA’s decision to submit an Amicus Brief on Mark Johnson’s case was the key factor for the attribution. As a longstanding supporter of best market practices and ethical conduct, ACIFMA is proud to be trusted with this honour.

Vacant Role of ACIFMA President Delegate / Managing Director

4 months ago

With the intention to fill the vacant role of President Delegate / Managing Director, the ACIFMA’s Management Board is in advanced discussions with a preferred candidate that it considers highly suitable for the role.

ACI Portugal General Assembly, 13th December 2018

5 months ago

Last Thursday, December 13th , ACI Portugal has gathered in Hotel Iberostar Lisboa for the General Assembly that elected, by unanimity, the new Board Members for the triennium of 2019-2021.

On a continuity path, the new Board is led by José António Pereira da Silva and now includes the following members: Rui Correia, Paulo Henriques, Eduardo Martinho, Luís Ferreira de Melo, João Brito and Miguel Brazão.

ACI & ICA World Congress, 25 - 27 October 18

5 months ago

As recently announced, this year and for the first time, the ACI World Congress was organized in a joint collaboration with the ICA Conference, in Cairo. 

Under the theme “Together Towards Tomorrow”, over 500 economic experts and financial markets professionals participated in this very successful and memorable event, making it one of the most high-profile events in the region, in 2018.

Please click on the links below to check the Conference video and photo gallery.


Video of the 2018 ACI-ICA Conference:

1st International ACI Russia eFX Summit

5 months ago

A technological exhibition was conducted as part of the forum, during which IPC, LMAX Exchange,NT Progress, Refinitiv, Alfa - Bank, Metallinvestbank, Moscow Exchange, Raiffeisenbank, Sberbank presented their products, and seven - panel discussions devoted to discussing the changes taking place on the market, regulation, modern technology, trading rules and professional ethics.

Fx Global Code Webinar: Contents

6 months ago

As previously communicated, last November 14th, in a joint collaboration with Refinitiv, ACI promoted a successful Webinar entitled FX Global Code | Education & Adherence.

ACI & ICA World Congress - Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin's presentation

6 months ago

Please find below the link to the presentation

ACI FMA teams up with Interarab Cambist Association to promote FX Global Code

6 months ago

ACI – The Financial Markets Association (ACI FMA), has teamed up with the Interarab Cambist Association (ICA) to promote the FX Global Code amongst financial institutions in the Middle East and Africa.

The ICA is a trade association representing professionals working at banks and financial institutions across the Middle East and Africa. Established in 1972, it has members in 15 countries and provides training and workshops relating to asset classes including FX, interest rate products, equities and commodities.

ACIFMA submits an amicus brief on Mark Johnson’s case

8 months ago

ACIFMA considers that, in this instance, the case has raised issues concerning the best practices of the FX market. ACIFMA has considered the points raised in the case regarding the proper functioning of the FX market according to best practice at the time of the Fixing order and now . Having reviewed the evidence ACIFMA believes that the judgement raises serious concerns with regard to the proper functioning of the FX market with regard to risk management of FX Fixing orders. Our arguments can be found in the filed Amicus Brief.

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