TradeTech Europe 2017

25 - 26 April, 2017

Palais des Congrès de Paris

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 Mark Hemsley
Mark Hemsley CEO Bats Europe
As the largest European equities exchange, Mark’s leadership has taken BATS Chi-X Europe to become a Recognised Investment Exchange (RIE), strengthening the company’s European leadership position in market structure, technology and innovation. Mark and his team launched the first full interoperable clearing service offered by a trading venue and successfully integrated the BATS Europe and Chi-X Europe MTFs, capped by the seamless move of Chi-X Europe’s trading books to BATS’ technology platform.


Main Day 1: Tuesday 25th April 2017

11:20 AM ALL STAR PANEL: Is block trading the new normal and what are the products battling for success under MiFID II?

  • When are block trade appropriates compared to other trades and how can they be optimised for execution?
  • How can you structure your trading desk to source the best blocks and execute effectively?
  • What is the resistance from the broker community in trading blocks and how can more traders change mind sets and improve attitudes towards block trading?
  • What are the initiatives to drive improvements in broker IOIs and codes to distinguish between them and how will this impact buy side choice?