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How To Join AFME

Download our Membership Application Form, complete it, then email it to [email protected] or post it to: AFME Membership, Level 10, 20 Churchill Place, London E14 5HJ. Applications are reviewed for eligibility and approved by the AFME Board. 


Membership is on a corporate, not individual, basis. Read our FAQ.

AFME acts as a bridge between the wholesale financial markets, politicians, regulators and the public.

What makes AFME different?

When you join AFME you are on the cutting-edge of policy development:

  • Focus on wholesale banking issues from a European perspective
  • Direct participation by member firms - not an association of associations
  • Deep in-house expertise from highly qualified staff with market background
  • Member-led committees focusing on wholesale financial market, policy and prudential issues
  • Evidence-based research and content, including position papers, publications and policy perspective

Member benefits

 Advocate industry views through one collective voice

  • Help shape policy focus and development through direct participation in AFME committees
  • Be at the forefront of market developments

 Access events and professional networking opportunities

  • Participate in regular AFME forums, conferences and seminars
  • Meet with Europe-wide peers in similar roles
  • Be part of a thriving and supportive wholesale capital markets community

Keep up with the news on regulatory reform

  • Stay informed on proposed reforms across all asset classes
  • Get weekly and monthly updates on proposals and progress  



Stay up-to-date on regulatory activity

To keep members up-to-date with the latest industry developments and regulatory activity we provide:

  • Members newsletter – monthly updates summarising AFME’s work and highlighting key market and regulatory developments
  • Policy webinars and members-only webinars, which take an in-depth look at topical regulatory issues,  hosted by AFME staff and member policy experts and at times key official sector speakers.
  • Reports and Publications – a range of reports and publications on key topics
  • Global updates – weekly email digests of major EU and global regulatory and legislative actions affecting the financial services sector