TradeTech Europe 2020

19 - 21 October, 2020

Palais des Congrès de Paris

Hayley McDowell, Editor at The Trade
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Hayley McDowell

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Day One - 20 October 2020

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

5:05 PM Fire Side Chat -Building a winning multi-asset execution strategy: what is needed in terms of trading, intelligence and technology to succeed?

  • What part of the trading process do you need to invest in?
  • Generalist vs specialist trader - how to best distribute trading responsibilities across the desk and what works best when?
  • What are the best approaches to leverage cross-asset technologies? What tools need to remain separate and how is this managed from a resource perspective?
  • Trade structure: Given different commission structures, what administrative structures are needed?
  • What other back office structures that need to be addressed and improved?

Day Two - 21 October 2020

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

2:55 PM Oxford Style Debate – Blockchain will impact global stock trading more than it has already affected currencies – For and Against

  • How does the current institutional uptake of blockchain technology for example, with cryptocurrencies, reflect the future potential in trading applications
  • What are the practical examples of how blockchain can be used to store and transmit data around the globe and then applied in trading?
  • Legal and regulatory opportunities and challenges
  • Evaluating the challenges and opportunities to fully monetise the technology
  • What are the risks and opportunities in scaling and maintaining security standards?
  • Ownership structures and strategic flexibility