Mark Abssy is Manager, Product Development for the Global Index Group at the New York Stock Exchange . In this capacity, Mark is responsible for all phases in the development of innovative tradable products from concept to commercial launch. Prior to joining NYSE, Mark has held various product development / management positions at the International Securities Excahnge, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Fidelity Investments and Loomis Sayles & Company LP and has worked on the institutional client side, managing short-term investments for Genzyme Corporation. Mr. Abssy is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts. He received a BSBA in finance and international business from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.