TradeTech Europe 2017

25 - 26 April, 2017

Palais des Congrès de Paris

Contact Us: +44 (0)207 368 9548

 Erik Koenig
Erik Koenig Global Head of Trading GLG Partners
Erik has significant experience as an institutional sales trader and is responsible for further enhancing the GLG Partners trading capability. Erik’s mandate is to improve execution across our equities business, ensure the efficient dissemination of market information across our investment teams globally and lead the execution function for the European and Global Equity portfolios. He also currently runs a book in GLG’s European and Global Long-Short strategies.


Main Day 1: Tuesday 25th April 2017

9:00 AM OPENING BUY SIDE KEYNOTE INTERVIEW: Is your desk agile and responsive enough for MiFID II? What are the practical steps you need to take to enhance performance and ensure efficiency?

  • Gaining clarity on the regulatory requirements for best execution, governance and risk control
  • Building market intelligence-how can you demonstrate diligence to all counter-parties?
  • How can you speed the process up internally to ensure you can react when final requirements are announced?
  • What does an agile and streamlined organisation look like in practice?
  • How can best execution monitoring for assets outside of equities leverage current equity platforms?
  • Trade reporting-what are the current limitations in data and what can you do better to manage this? 

3:20 PM Exclusive Buy Side Head Trader Think Tank – invitation only

Open to 20 Global Heads of Trading from Europe’s top 20 asset managers.

Join this interactive session, air your own industry concerns and together, with our professional independent moderator, brainstorm ways forward in conjunction and collaboration with your peers.

This session is invite-only and Chatham House rules.