TradeTech Europe 2017

25 - 26 April, 2017

Palais des Congrès de Paris

Contact Us: +44 (0)207 368 9548

 Marcus Hooper
Marcus Hooper Private Consultant Private Consultant
Marcus is an expert in Financial Services Markets and related areas, with a particular expertise in strategy, analysis and implementation. He has worked and consulted for a wide range of Banks, Asset Managers and Stock Exchanges, with recent projects in deliveries relating to MiFID II / MiFIR, EMIR, Dodd-Frank & CPSS IOSCO. He has an extensive knowledge of Equities, Fixed Income, FX, derivatives and Commodities and an expert knowledge of trading and electronic trading platforms, whether algorithmic or crossing / block matching.


Main Day 1: Tuesday 25th April 2017

2:10 PM PANEL DISCUSSION: The evolving investment and execution landscape in Emerging Markets

  • How has the percentage of equity trading done through DMA changed in the last year? What impact has growing passive management and changes in research payments had to attitudes to DMA? 

  • What does DMA offer in a market where the buy side is looking for more autonomy over order routing? 

  • How do exchanges offering DMA now fit more firmly into investment processes, both pre and post trade compared to broker offerings?

Main Day 2: Wednesday 26th April 2017

12:20 PM BUY SIDE-SELL SIDE COLLABORATION: Traders decoded- what is the role of a buy side and sell side trader in 2018?

  • How has the skill set and focus of a buy side trader changed over the last 5 years?
  • What is the role of a sell side electronic trader in today’s market?
  • How has the value of these roles changed and evolved?
  • What is expected to change in the next 5 years and why is this important?

(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 in run Chatham House. This is first come, first served session and if you would like to attend, please contact Susie.benaim@wbr.co.uk.)