American Securities Association Formed to Represent Main Street Securities Dealers

Washington, D.C.—The American Securities Association (ASA) has been formed to advance the business, market, regulatory and legislative interests of American middle-market and regional investment banks and securities dealers. The ASA will operate as an umbrella organization for the Bond Dealers of America (BDA), which for more than eight years has represented the unique interests of fixed income firms, and for the newly launched Equity Dealers of America (EDA), distinctly focused on equity-specific matters. This organizational structure is designed to provide… read more →