Last year, AIS was awarded the Leading Prime Broker for Liquid Strategies.
James Shekerdemian, Head of Origination & Structuring, EMEA AIS, attended the award ceremony in London on March 13. “This award is recognition of our continued focus on client experience at all levels of the relationship,” James says. “I believe this gives us an edge versus our competitors we comprehensively service our clients’ needs and play our part as a service provider to assist them in the smooth and efficient running of their businesses.”
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