TradeTech Europe 2018

25 - 26 April, 2018

Palais des Congrès de Paris

Contact Us: 44 (0)207 368 9548


2017 Event Highlights

MiFID II was the talk of the town, and by attracting over 1100 senior equity trading professionals, TradeTech was the essential place for the European equity market to discover how the top regulators, brokers, buy side and service providers are preparing and addressing for major regulatory and market change.The two days were packed with pioneering keynote presentations from MPs such as the Rt Hon, Nicky Morgan discussing how Brexit will impact European financial markets, as well as out-of-the-box guest speakers such as Jeff Jonas discussing how to use big data and the real life Hurtlocker, Major Chris Hunter talking about life as a counter-terrorist bomb disposal expert. On top of this, our new interactive sessions including closed door workshops, debates, roundtable discussions and technology showcases added a new dimension to TradeTech Europe 2017, making it the most exciting and inspirational TradeTech yet!

More Views From The City

Whilst European traders begin to adjust to a MiFID II regulated market, this 2018 report highlights the consequences of the new regulatory landscape in Europe.In Q3 of 2017 TradeTech & ULLINK surveyed 100 Equity Traders based in Europe. The research prioritised buy-side firms, including Asset Management firms, Private Banks, Hedge Funds, Pension Funds, Insurance Companies etc.

Leveraging Social Media Signals: How traditional financial sources are lagging behind with the rise of alternative data

If you want to stay ahead of emerging trends in finance before they become news, then social media is your friend. But, it’s about a lot more than simply following Donald Trump’s Twitter account – you need to know what to look for, and what to ignore.Please view this complimentary webinar where a panel of professionals provide practical insight on how to leverage social media signals before they become news.

Looking to the future with BlackRock: MiFID II and the financial industry

We sat down with Antonello Russo, Director, Risk & Quantitative Analysis Group Blackrock and speaker at TradeTech 2018, for his perspective of the future of the financial industry of Europe following MiFID II.

Looking to the future with Liontrust: MiFiD II and the Buyside

We sat down with Matthew McLoughlin, Head of Trading, Liontrust and speaker at TradeTech 2018, for his views on the financial industry following MiFID II and the impact on the buyside.

The Trading Mesh presents: Deploying AI Systems into a Live Environment

What are some of the key considerations when deploying Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning-based systems into a production environment? From The Trading Mesh, Media Partner for TradeTech.

The Trading Mesh presents: Powering Up - Handling HPC to boost Alpha and Risk Management

What are the key considerations that firms should take into account when putting together the necessary infrastructure to support their computationally-intensive needs? From The Trading Mesh, Media Partner for TradeTech

The Day After Tomorrow...

Jannah Patchay at Markets Evolution looks ahead at what the implementation of MiFID II will mean and whether the industry should gear up for MiFID III? From Best Execution, official Media Partner for Tradetech.

Regulation & Compliance MiFID II

So close yet so far Although January 3 has passed, it is still unclear how many firms were MiFID ready. Gill Wadsworth reports. From Best Execution, official Media Partner for TradeTech.

MiFID II Data Deluge: Why We Need To Collaborate

Tim Healy of FIX Trading Community looks back to FIX and Association for Financial Markets in Europe collaborative efforts to create MiFID II guidelines and best practices for market participants. From Best Execution, Official Media Partner of TradeTech.

Viewpoint on MiFID II with Peter Moss of SmartStream

The January 3 MiFID II deadline marked a milestone for financial market participants across Europe. But there is still much work to be done, as Peter Moss, CEO at The SmartStream Reference Data Utility tells Best Execution. From Best Execution, Official Media Partner for TradeTech.

Alternative Data as the New Normal: The Effect of Twitter on Financial Markets

How can you stay ahead of emerging news events in finance before they impact the market?  The answer: Twitter.  Over the last 12 months, the influence of social media on financial markets has been shown repeatedly.  Even the most robust investment strategies have been upended by unexpected macro events that were reported first on Twitter. Join a panel of professionals as we delve deeper into the practicalities of how alternative data sources like Twitter are shaping strategy in finance, and learn how you too can leverage them.