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FTF News Video: What Keeps Raymond James’ Cybersecurity Chief Up at Night?

Andy Zolper, senior vice president and chief IT security officer at Raymond James Financial, tells FTF News about the potential threats that keep him up at night. Focusing on the emerging best practices that enable firms to protect against cyber … Continue reading

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FTF News Endorses Fun & Games at the Sifma Show

Guest Contributor: Eugene Grygo, Editor, FTF News All seriousness aside, we at FTF News are doing our part to have fun at next week’s Sifma Tech show, June 18-19, in New York. The good times begin at our Sifma booth, … Continue reading

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“What is” a Hedge Fund

A hedge fund is a private partnership investment fund that uses complex investment strategies with the goal of maximizing returns on the funds’ underlying investments. Accredited investors run hedge funds and pool money in order to make risky, yet profitable … Continue reading

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FTF News Predictions for 2013 – Download our Digital Issue Today!

To say the least, FTF News is very proud to present our first completely digital magazine. As you flip through the pages (love those sound effects) and admire the look of it, you will see that we are making some … Continue reading

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What’s Different About These Pictures?

Some of the exhibitors at our 6th Annual Corporate Actions Processing event this past Wednesday, had a little fun with our Summer 2012 print issue  (yes, you can have fun even when talking about corporate actions). Can you spot the … Continue reading

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Introducing the FTF Buyer’s Guide – Get Listed

We are excited to announce the launch of the FTF Buyer’s Guide coming to http://www.FTFNews.com this Fall. As one of the fastest growing online directories in the industry, the FTF Buyer’s Guide is a trusted source for securities contacts and … Continue reading

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What’s in a Press Release? ‘No Comment’

All too often these days, our FTF News editor and reporters hear these two words from the industry’s finest communications and public relations professionals:  “No Comment.”  It happens so much that it has really started to make me wonder, What’s … Continue reading

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