What is STAC?
The Security Traders Association (STA) is the leading trade organization for individual professionals in the securities industry that works to improve the ethics, business standards and working environment for its members. The Chicago affiliate (STAC) is comprised of 600+ professional trade industry members who are engaged in the buying, selling and trading of securities.
STA provides its members a voice on matters affecting the markets and trading community, with Congress, with the SEC, with regulators, with the exchanges and with other trade organizations.
The Security Traders Association of Chicago (STAC) hosts conferences that promote professional development, serve as a platform for influential leaders in the industry, as well as provide a forum for networking. STAC members receive registration fee discounts for conferences, events and continuing education courses.
The Security Traders Association is committed to promoting the interests of its members throughout the global financial markets, providing representation of these interests in the legislative, regulatory and technological processes, while fostering goodwill and high standards of integrity in accord with the Association’s founding principle, Dictum Meum Pactum – " My word is my bond."
Be the representative organization of security trading professionals across all markets and the leading authority, champion, and educator of individuals on issues affecting practitioners and markets.
Be the leading advocate of policies and provide programs that foster investor trust, professional ethics and marketplace integrity, and programs that support education, capital formation, and marketplace innovation.