TradeTech Asia 2017

October 24-October 26, 2017

The Hilton, Singapore

Contact Us: 65 6722 9455

TradeTech Asia 2017 Agenda - Sponsorship

TradeTech Asia consistently attracts top level electronic trading professionals who are responsible for executing trades and managing the trading process in their bank, asset management company, hedge fund, exchange, as well as solution providers who offer solutions to improve the trading process.

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TradeTech Asia Attendee List

TradeTech Asia consistently attracts over 400 top level electronic trading professionals Attendees are those who are responsible for executing trades and managing the trading process in their Bank, Asset Management Company, hedge fund, exchange, as well as solution providers who offer solutions to improve the trading process.

Typical job titles for attendees include:

  • Trading titles: Head of Trading; Senior Trader; Trader; Equity Trading; Dealing; Sales Trader
  • C'Level titles: Chief Technology Officer; Chief Operations Officer; Chief Executive Officer; Managing Director; President; Vice President
  • Sales and Marketing titles: Director; Manager; Business Development; Account
  • Other: Portfolio Manager, IT, Analyst, Operations

In summary - if you are involved in electronic trading and want to network with your peers; identify new products and trends; learn about new technologies; benchmark and equip yourself with the tools for future success, then TradeTech is for you.

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Asian Equity Trading & Technology Report

To discover what the key industry players are planning over the short to mid-term, we have compiled the findings from our latest survey conducted with the attendees (senior trading and trading technology professionals) of TradeTech Asia 2017.

This study was designed to offer the industry a benchmark and the graphs provide insights into some of the key challenges, the hottest topics and spend priorities for some of the leading buy side companies operating in Asia.

The Winning Formula: Asian Equity Trading & Technology Benchmarking Report

Regulatory change is shaking up the Asian equity market. Participants are on the look out for how to best ensure limited impact on their businesses. Concerns around research payments, best execution, and sourcing liquidity, amongst others, are bringing to light issues around broker relationships and what truly adds value to current partnerships.

Conducted in June 2016 by telephone interview with 100 senior equity trading buy-side professionals made up primarily of Heads of Trading, CEOs and senior management from leading asset management firms and hedge funds.

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An Asian Perspective on Key Issues Concerning TradeTech Today

From forthcoming changes in regulatory requirements to finding liquidity in Asia’s fragmented markets, the most up-to-date concerns faced by Heads of Trading and Technology within Asia’s leading buy and sell side institutions have been canvassed to gain invaluable insights into the current trade tech landscape.

Key Challenges Facing the Trading Desk in Asia

Trading desk in Asia have seen a radical number of changes lately: the new set of regulatory reforms like MiFIDII, new market structure, geo-political uncertainties and new emerging technologies. All these factors have setup a new horizon for the equities trading desk in Asia and the buyside companies are continuously looking to expand their trading technology capabilities and constantly looking out for things like FINTECH, BLOCKCHAIN, AI/Machine learning and Robotics.

This has led to investors realising the urgent need to:

  • Improve process efficiencies
  • Update execution strategies
  • Streamline asset classes
  • Reduce the operational cost of the trading desk
  • Scale up performance
  • Find alternative ways to source liquidity
  • Adopt smart trading capabilities

Have a read and let us know if you're facing the same challenges.

Is Buy Side the New Sell Side?

In an exclusive article by Richard Balarkas, a renowned independent consultant and former Global Head of Electronic Trading at Credit Suisse, find out why he thinks the buy-side is overpowering sell-side trading.
Read the full article to learn more about what a ‘liquidity bear’ is and why Richard thinks it is the root cause of stress in the financial markets today.

Study of APAC Market Microstructure Events

A look at APAC Market Microstructure Events with the Uncertainty, Unintended Consequences and Everything Else. This interesting take discusses:
– The Nature of Uncertainty
– The Venue Menu and How to Increase Revenue
– Microstructure under the Microscope
– A Tale of Two Consequences
– Hong Kong Shanghai Connect / Hong Kong Beijing Disconnect

Case Study: How to standardize analysis and leverage data to improve trading performance

During Tradetech Asia 2016, Adam Garrett , Market Development Manager for Enterprise Capabilities & Content, North Asia, Thomson Reuters presented a captivating case study on Unlocking TCA’s full potential. As part of his presentation, a few essential questions were answered:

  1. How to Standardize Analysis - The Right Platform?
  2. How to Leverage Data - The Right Data?
  3. How to Improve Trading Performance:
    a. Measuring the Right Metrics
    b. Displaying the Right Visualizations
  4. What’s the future of TCA?

Global Markets Microstructure

Global Markets Microstructure Report: Commentaries on equity market microstructure trends and developments in Asia, Europe and the Americas. Comparisons of key market structure variables across global markets, as well as summaries of useful market structure information for over 50 equity markets.

Post Show Report: Tradetech Asia 2016

Tradetech Asia 2016 brought together Asia’s top buy side heads of Trading and Trading technology leaders to discuss the major shifts in regulation, market structure and trading technology that are completely changing the rules of the game in the equities market making it THE must-attend trading gathering of the region.

To see what happened in 2016 & what we have planned for 2017 - Download the Post Show Report.

Hidden Root Cause of Trading Disruptions

This presentation covers the covert Root Causes of Trading Disruptions. It talks about how Faults are inevitable but Failures ARE preventable and how we can prevent them.