ISITC Announces FTF News as Its Official 2020 Media Partner

FTF News will collaborate with ISITC on content and events for the second consecutive year

February 25, 2020 – Bridgewater, NJ – ISITC, the industry trade group focused on developing standards and best practices in financial services operations, today announced that FTF News has been selected as their official media partner for 2020. The partnership grants exclusive editorial rights to FTF News to cover ISITC events, and includes cross promotion of each organization’s respective events.

ISITC and FTF News first partnered in 2018 for ISITC’s 24th Annual Securities Operations Summit. Due to the success of the event partnership, they established a year-long exclusive media agreement the following year, running from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019. This year, ISITC and FTF will renew their annual agreement through December 31, 2020.

“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with FTF News,” says ISITC Chair Lisa Iagatta. “As we look to help our member firms stay ahead of changing regulation, data practices, and operational standards, FTF has been a critical partner in reaching top executives who share our mission to build the future of financial services. Their involvement at ISITC’s industry events and dedication to capturing our rich discussion with key industry experts has been instrumental in proliferating ISITC’s vision and impact.”

“The collaboration between FTF and ISITC has been a natural fit given our organizations’ aligned missions,” says Maureen Lowe, President and Founder of FTF. “We are very excited for the opportunity to partner with leading industry organizations like ISITC for another year as we empower executives to stay ahead in the ever-changing financial services ecosystem.”

ISITC and FTF News will kick off their partnership leading up to ISITC’s 26th Annual Securities Operations Summit March 29 – April 1, where leaders will explore the theme “Operations Climate Change: Creating Global Sustainability in Financial Services.” FTF News will attend to interview featured speakers and share insights gathered from the conference. Key topics will include sustainable innovation, ESG, crypto assets, and diversity & inclusion. Register to join us here.



ISITC brings together investment managers, broker dealers, custodians, utilities and technology vendors to develop and promote standards and best practices that increase operational efficiencies across the securities industry, enabling member companies to provide essential and enhanced products and services. Founded in 1991, ISITC’s membership totals more than 2,000 financial services professionals representing more than 60 firms and trillions of dollars in AUM/AUA. Through its member committees and working groups, ISITC plays a direct role in shaping the future of securities operations by creating and updating market practices, and educating the membership around emerging trends in technology and regulations.

About FTF

Founded in 2006, Financial Technologies Forum (FTF) is a women-owned media company focused on delivering news, other useful content, premier conferences, interactive webinars, and a variety of special events for the professionals that make capital markets work. FTF focuses on middle- and back-office operations, IT innovation and advances in compliance, regulation, market structure and key aspects of global securities processing. Our global client base consists of C-suite executives and senior level securities professionals from leading financial services institutions, upstart firms, service providers and financial technology companies. Our online news service, FTF News and magazine FTF Focus offer original editorial content, news updates, in-depth analysis and industry research on all things related to securities operations, fintech, compliance, regulatory matters and trends affecting middle and back-office operations. FTF also assists leading financial technology and service providers with various marketing and lead generation services. For more information, visit