STAC Benchmark Council
STAC facilitates the STAC Benchmark Council, a group of over 200 financial institutions and more than 50 vendor organizations whose purpose is to develop and promote the use of standard benchmark specifications for technology used in finance. It is also a forum for in-depth discussion of challenges and solutions in financial technology. Read more here.
Membership in the Council is open to technology user firms as well as vendors. Vendors provide input to benchmark standards, but only user firms have voting rights.
A free membership level "Observer Member" is available to end-user firms. Register here.
For background, please see the description of membership most relevant to your firm: