13th Annual European Trading & Market Liquidity Conference | afme

13th Annual European Trading & Market Liquidity Conference

A new frontier for Fixed Income

22 Mar 2018 etc venues St Paul's, London

Agenda

To nominate a speaker, contact James Hodgson at james.hodgson@afme.eu or on +44 (0)20 3828 2695.

08:30

Registration and refreshments

09.00

Morning chair’s opening remarks
Richard Hopkin, Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income, Capital Markets, AFME

09:10

Keynote address: European Financial Markets Regulation Agenda

Keynote speaker: Dr. Kay Swinburne MEP, Vice Chairman of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, The European Parliament

Moderator: Richard Hopkin, Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income, Capital Markets, AFME

 

09:50

Heads of fixed income trading and investing roundtable: Living with MiFID II: an impact assessment 3 month on

  • what works and what doesn’t
  • research unbundling
  • pre- and post-trade transparency
  • reporting and LEIs

Panellists:
Mariano Goldfishcer, Managing Director, Global Head Credit Trading and Syndicate, Credit Agricole
Juan Landazabal, Managing Director, Global Head of Fixed Income & FX Trading, Deutsche Asset Management
Zoeb Sachee, Managing Director, Head of Euro Government Bond and SSA Trading, Citi

10:40

Networking break

11:10

Panel discussion: Transparency under MiFID II: what can we learn from the data?

  • MTFs versus systematic internalisers: trading under the new market structure
  • dealer differentiation and buyside adaptation
  • the evolution of liquidity provision
  • the continued shift to electronic trading

Panellists:
Matthew Coupe, Director, Market Structure, Markets EMEA, Barclays
Ashlin Kohler, Head of EMEA Fixed Income Market Structure, Citi

12:00

Panel discussion: Innovation and new entrants: how technology is changing fixed income trading

Panellists:
Christoph Hock, Global Head of Trading, Union Investments
Dom Holland, Head of Fixed Income Electronic Markets, ‎BNY Mellon

12:50

Networking lunch

13:50

Afternoon chair’s opening remarks

Victoria Webster, Director, Fixed Income, AFME

14:00

Keynote address

14:40

Panel discussion: Investing in sustainable finance

  • why do we invest in sustainable finance?
  • what are the current international, EU or national public initiatives?
  • how can those policy measures help the transition towards sustainable investments?
  • what are the challenges of greening the financial system?
  • do market participants need specific green products? What is next after the green bonds?
  • how best to encourage sustainable finance? How can market participants include climate-change related factors when taking investment decisions?
  • how do banking industry and investor community mobilise finance for green assets?

Panellists:
Åse Bergstedt, Chief Sustainability Strategist, Nordea
Peter Munro, Director, Market Practice and Regulatory, ICMA
Julien Touati, Partner, Corporate Development Director, Meridiam
Ed Wells, ‎Head of Global Markets Policy, ‎HSBC

15:30

Networking break

16:00

Presentation: Liquidity under stressed conditions
Speaker: Jeremy Bray, Senior Economist, IOSCO
Moderator: Pablo Portugal, Director, Advocacy, AFME

16:30

Cross industry panel discussion: Outlook for fixed income markets in 2018 and beyond

  • Brexit
  • MiFID III
  • Tapering

Panellists:
Louis Gargour, CIO and Managing Partner, LNG Capital
David Riley, ‎Head of Credit Strategy, ‎BlueBay Asset Management
David Owen, Chief European Financial Economist, Jefferies

17:20

Afternoon chair’s closing remarks

Victoria Webster, Director, Fixed Income, AFME

17:30

Networking drinks reception