New York, 25, October 2000-
Wall Street Global, the leading independent Institutional Fund Supermarket and financial service provider to Financial Institutions outside the United States, announced today that Diana Mackay has been named to their Advisory Board. Ms. Mackay, current partner of European Fund Information Services (IFIS) brings over 20 years of international fund and economic knowledge to Wall Street Global''s Advisory Board.
Prior to joining IFIS, Ms. Mackay was a founder and former Managing Director of Lipper Analytical Services. She authored the industry''s now standard work, "European Fund Industry Directory." In addition, Ms. Mackay has published research on the development of cross-border business under the UCITS (European equivalent of a mutual fund) Directive. She has acted as an expert witness to the Economic Committee of the European Parliament in their deliberations on UCITS III. Ms. Mackay has recently embarked on a new business venture with FERI Trust GmbH to track cross-border sales volumes.