TradeTech Asia 2017

October 24-October 26, 2017

The Hilton, Singapore

Contact Us: 65 6722 9455

Preparing Your Desk for Unprecedented Regulatory - Day 1: Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Preparing Your Desk for Unprecedented Regulatory and Technology Change

8:00 AM - 8:40 AM Conference Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:40 AM - 8:45 AM Welcome Address

Danny Levy, General Manager, WBR

8:45 AM - 8:50 AM Speed Networking

8:50 AM - 9:00 AM Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Benjamin Quinlan, CEO and Managing Partner, Quinlan & Associates

Benjamin Quinlan

CEO and Managing Partner
Quinlan & Associates

9:00 AM - 9:20 AM Opening Keynote: Trading Automation - Technology innovation post regulation

Jon Glennie, Head of Trading Technology Asia Pacific, JP Morgan Asset Management

Jon Glennie

Head of Trading Technology Asia Pacific
JP Morgan Asset Management

9:20 AM - 9:40 AM Out Of The Box Guest Speaker: Don’t Bank On It: An In-Depth Look at Banking’s Talent Crisis

Benjamin Quinlan, CEO and Managing Partner, Quinlan & Associates
In his presentation, Benjamin Quinlan will be sharing some key insights from his company’s landmark report ‘Don’t Bank On It: An In-Depth Look at Banking’s Talent Crisis,’ which examines the evolution of banks’ talent propositions post-GFC, how they align with employees’ priorities, and the sizeable costs of the industry’s growing talent crisis. The report went viral across global financial media and Quinlan & Associates has engaged with over 40 global and regional banks on the topic.

Benjamin Quinlan

CEO and Managing Partner
Quinlan & Associates

9:40 AM - 10:30 AM Keynote Panel: Mapping out the buy-side blueprint for success- How can you improve performance, optimize efficiency and achieve compliance concurrently with MiFID II and current uncertain market conditions?

Benjamin Quinlan, CEO and Managing Partner, Quinlan & Associates Martin David, Head of Trading APAC, UBS Asset Management Richard Waddington, CEO, Sherpa Funds Michael Mollemans, Head of Sales Trading, APAC, Pavilion Global Markets Roland de Marsangy, Head of Business Development, Liquidnet

Martin David

Head of Trading APAC
UBS Asset Management

Richard Waddington

CEO
Sherpa Funds

Michael Mollemans

Head of Sales Trading, APAC
Pavilion Global Markets

Roland de Marsangy

Head of Business Development
Liquidnet

Benjamin Quinlan

CEO and Managing Partner
Quinlan & Associates

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Big Ideas Keynote: Advancement through adaptability - Agile leadership for a disruptive world

Andrew Bryant, Global Expert in Self Leadership & Leading Cultures, Best Seller Author, TEDx Speaker and Executive Coach, Self Leadership International

Andrew Bryant

Global Expert in Self Leadership & Leading Cultures, Best Seller Author, TEDx Speaker and Executive Coach
Self Leadership International

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM Morning Networking Break

Track A - Trading Strategy: Power Panel

11:50 AM - 12:20 PM Meet the Asian Heads of Trading: Asian outlook – Which developments should you prioritise to increase the profitability of your desk and who will survive vs. thrive in 2018?

, , Kevin Foy, Regional Head Salestrading & Execution, Maybank Kim Eng Securities Hugh Spencer, Head of Equity Dealing Asia, Janus Capital Singapore Pte Ltd Viresh Joshi, VP Trading, Axis Asset Management Vishtaspa Rana, Head of Trading, Tata Asset Management Limited Gautam Shroff, Senior Vice President and Head Sales-Trading, Edelweiss Securities

Hugh Spencer

Head of Equity Dealing Asia
Janus Capital Singapore Pte Ltd

Viresh Joshi

VP Trading
Axis Asset Management

Vishtaspa Rana

Head of Trading
Tata Asset Management Limited

Kevin Foy

Regional Head Salestrading & Execution
Maybank Kim Eng Securities

Gautam Shroff

Senior Vice President and Head Sales-Trading
Edelweiss Securities

Track B - Trading Technology: Power Panel

11:50 AM - 12:20 PM Meet the CTOs: Technology Innovation - Amidst regulatory reforms, increased transparency and evolving market structure, what are the skillsets and tools needed to empower your trading desk?

Peter Ton That, Capability Group Lead, Head of Investment Technology APAC, Schroders Jon Glennie, Head of Trading Technology Asia Pacific, JP Morgan Asset Management Jamie Vachon, Head of Information Technology, Eastspring Investment Allan Reyes, Head of Investments Technology, MetLife Balaji Jayaram, Head APAC Trading Analytics, Citibank

Peter Ton That

Capability Group Lead, Head of Investment Technology APAC
Schroders

Jon Glennie

Head of Trading Technology Asia Pacific
JP Morgan Asset Management

Jamie Vachon

Head of Information Technology
Eastspring Investment

Allan Reyes

Head of Investments Technology
MetLife

Balaji Jayaram

Head APAC Trading Analytics
Citibank

TRANSFORMING YOUR TRADING APPROACH

Track A - Trading Strategy & Technology: Demystifying MiFID II | Perfecting Smart Data

12:20 PM - 12:50 PM All-Star Panel: Unveiling what impact MiFID II will have on the buy side’s selection of executing brokers and associated services

Allan Reyes, Head of Investments Technology, MetLife Benjamin Quinlan, CEO and Managing Partner, Quinlan & Associates Victoria Tam, Senior Trader, Allianz Global Investors Viresh Joshi, VP Trading, Axis Asset Management Lee Mitchell, Co-Founder & CEO, SKX

Allan Reyes

Head of Investments Technology
MetLife

Benjamin Quinlan

CEO and Managing Partner
Quinlan & Associates

Victoria Tam

Senior Trader
Allianz Global Investors

Viresh Joshi

VP Trading
Axis Asset Management

Lee Mitchell

Co-Founder & CEO
SKX

Track A - Trading Strategy & Technology: Demystifying MiFID II | Perfecting Smart Data

12:50 PM - 1:20 PM Oxford Style Debate: All market participants should have access to the same data to ensure fair competition

Allan Reyes, Head of Investments Technology, MetLife Eric Neo, Founder, Neo & Partners Global Dr. Kua Chin Hock, Co-Founder & CTO, HedgeSPA

Allan Reyes

Head of Investments Technology
MetLife

Eric Neo

Founder
Neo & Partners Global

Dr. Kua Chin Hock

Co-Founder & CTO
HedgeSPA

Track A - Trading Strategy & Technology: Demystifying MiFID II | Perfecting Smart Data

1:20 PM - 1:40 PM Interview: What’s next for TCA – Which next generation capabilities can shed greater light on performance and suggest where to look for actionable improvements?

Balaji Jayaram, Head APAC Trading Analytics, Citibank

Balaji Jayaram

Head APAC Trading Analytics
Citibank

Track B - Fintech Developments: Mastering Blockchain

12:20 PM - 12:40 PM Case Study: What is Blockchain and how will it impact your trading desk?

Jason Strimpel, Head of Platforms, Tryb


Jason Strimpel

Head of Platforms
Tryb

Track B - Fintech Developments: Mastering Blockchain

12:40 PM - 1:00 PM Case study: RegTech and DLT: Does DLT Accelerate Innovation and Automation in Financial Services Industry?

Eiichiro Yanagawa, Senior Analyst, Celent

Eiichiro Yanagawa

Senior Analyst
Celent

Track B - Fintech Developments: Mastering Blockchain

1:00 PM - 1:40 PM Interactive Presentation: How the cryptocurrency and blockchain token trading market has evolved and what's needed for this niche sector to go mainstream?

Aurélien Menant, Founder and CEO, Gatecoin

Aurélien Menant

Founder and CEO
Gatecoin

Track C - Creative Boardrooms

12:20 PM - 1:00 PM Creative Boardroom: Global Trends in Institutional ETF Trading

Curtis Tai, Director, Asia-Pacific ETF Sales & Trading, Jane Street


Curtis Tai

Director, Asia-Pacific ETF Sales & Trading
Jane Street

Track C - Creative Boardrooms

1:00 PM - 1:40 PM Buy Side Invite Only Creative Boardroom

Hugh Spencer, Head of Equity Dealing Asia, Janus Capital Singapore Pte Ltd
Open to 15 Heads of Trading from APAC’s top 20 asset managers

Hugh Spencer

Head of Equity Dealing Asia
Janus Capital Singapore Pte Ltd

1:40 PM - 2:40 PM Lunch and Networking

Track A - Trading Strategy & Technology: Mastering Best Execution | Machine Learning, AI and Robotics

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM Interview: Work smarter not harder - How can you transform algo trading with smart data?

TK Tan, Chief Investment Officer, Grasshopper , ,

TK Tan

Chief Investment Officer
Grasshopper

Track A - Trading Strategy & Technology: Mastering Best Execution | Machine Learning, AI and Robotics

3:00 PM - 3:25 PM All-Star Panel: How can you use machine learning and AI for predictive analysis and accurate analytics solutions?

Eiichiro Yanagawa, Senior Analyst, Celent

Eiichiro Yanagawa

Senior Analyst
Celent

Track A - Trading Strategy & Technology: Mastering Best Execution | Machine Learning, AI and Robotics

3:25 PM - 3:50 PM Case Study: Be first to the future - How to use Robo Advisory platforms to innovate, reduce costs, boost performance and stay relevant

Track B - Fintech Developments

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM Case Study: Digital Financial storefront – the future of client centric enterprise platforms

Haragopal Mangipudi, Founder and CEO , finUno

Haragopal Mangipudi

Founder and CEO
finUno

Track B - Fintech Developments

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM Dragon’s Den: Assessing new disruptive technologies- What are the next big breakthroughs you should expect from the FINTECH world?

Aurélien Menant, Founder and CEO, Gatecoin Haragopal Mangipudi, Founder and CEO , finUno , ,
Join our dragons during this exciting ‘Dragons’ Den’ style session, where you will hear from five new and innovative start-up FINTECH firms as they present their offerings in a bid to win first place. Listen up as the dragons review the technologies’ benefits to your business, predict their future success and deliver their verdicts. The ultimate decision is in your hands though, as the audience get to vote for their favourite. Will you find the next big thing?

Aurélien Menant

Founder and CEO
Gatecoin

Haragopal Mangipudi

Founder and CEO
finUno

Track C - Creative Boardrooms

2:40 PM - 3:10 PM Creative Boardroom: Skill-sets of the future – How to re-skill and re-educate your traders to meet the demands of the future trading environment

Eric Neo, Founder, Neo & Partners Global

Eric Neo

Founder
Neo & Partners Global

Track C - Creative Boardrooms

3:10 PM - 3:50 PM BUY SIDE-SELL SIDE COLLABORATION: Traders decoded - what is the role of a buy side and sell side trader in 2018?

Victoria Tam, Senior Trader, Allianz Global Investors
Limited to 20 professionals, 10 buy side traders, and 10 sell side traders, will discuss in a boardroom format. The session will be moderated by an independent professional and the session is run in Chatham House. This is first come, first serve session.

Victoria Tam

Senior Trader
Allianz Global Investors

3:50 PM - 4:40 PM Afternoon Coffee Break and Networking

ACCESSING CHINA

4:40 PM - 5:20 PM All-Star Panel: Internationalization of the China Market – How has the MSCI inclusion update and the HK-Shanghai-Shenzhen Connect impacted liquidity exposure and the ability to invest in the Mainland markets?

Allan Reyes, Head of Investments Technology, MetLife Martin David, Head of Trading APAC, UBS Asset Management Dr. Kua Chin Hock, Co-Founder & CTO, HedgeSPA

Allan Reyes

Head of Investments Technology
MetLife

Martin David

Head of Trading APAC
UBS Asset Management

Dr. Kua Chin Hock

Co-Founder & CTO
HedgeSPA

Close of TradeTech Asia 2017 Day 1

5:20 PM - 5:30 PM Closing Remarks from the Chairperson

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Close of TradeTech Asia 2017 Day 1 and Cocktail Drinks Reception Sponsored by ICE Data Services

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