TradeTech Europe 2017

25 - 26 April, 2017

Palais des Congrès de Paris

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 Chris Jackson
Chris Jackson Head of Execution and Quantitative Services EMEA Liquidnet
Chris Jackson has over 20 years of experience in electronic trading in various global roles. He is currently Head of Liquidnet’s EMEA’s Execution and Quantitative Services Group which involves setting the strategic direction of the European Trading Desk and Algorithmic Services Group, as well as heading up the senior sales effort for Liquidnet’s global algorithmic offering with European clients.

Chris joined Liquidnet from Citi where he was Head of Execution Sales, EMEA. Prior to Citi, Chris spent twelve years at Merrill Lynch where he was latterly Head of Sales across program, transitions and electronic trading. Chris started his career at SBC Warburg in 1995, where for two years he worked in the EMEA Portfolio Sales and sales trading team.


Main Day 2: Wednesday 26th April 2017

9:30 AM KEYNOTE DISCUSSION PANEL: Europe’s current and future equity trading landscape - With changes in economies of dealing, who will survive vs thrive in 2018?

  • With so many new players in the market, how will these players survive and who will thrive?
  • How will niche players and bulge bracket players find their foothold in the market? What will happen to the middle ground?
  • With consolidation, where is the data and trading moving to? Will there be slippage, market impact and changes in liquidity?
  • How are sell side trading desks adapting to this change? How are they broadening their knowledge in market structure, market performance, PT, resourcing of research payments
  • Are sell side counterparts moving to the buy side, and if so, what does this mean?
  • Is there the potential for full buy side desk automation and the rise of outsource trading desk and how will this shift market structure?