TradeTech FX USA 2021

February 09 - 11, 2021

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DAY 3 -11th February 2021

**All times in ET**

8:45 am - 8:50 am Welcome Remarks: Editorial Director, WBR

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 9:20 am Buy Side Innovation Interview - Augmenting the trading desk of the future: How can buy side firms leverage the latest tech to become leaner and maximize efficiencies across the full trade life cycle to succeed in today’s trading environment?

9:20 am - 9:50 am Panel Discussion - The changing face of FX low touch execution: How are algos and automation enabling the buy side to make smarter performance driven trading decisions, and how can you retain the human touch where needed in an era of increased electronification?

Thomas Gentile

Head of FX
Crabel Capital Management

Brendan McMurtray, FX Electronic Trading & Market Structure Analyst at T.Rowe Price

Brendan McMurtray

FX Electronic Trading & Market Structure Analyst
T.Rowe Price

9:50 am - 10:10 am e-trading Fireside Chat - How can you leverage the latest innovations in e-trading tools to achieve a more efficient end-to-end workflow?

10:10 am - 10:30 am Multi-Asset Fireside Chat - Defining the role of FX in a multi-asset world: How can the FX desk reap the benefits of Equities and Fixed Income and vice versa to maximise alpha generation and diversify investor portfolios?

Chris Maxmin, Director at Deutsche Bank Private Wealth

Chris Maxmin

Deutsche Bank Private Wealth

10:30 am - 10:50 am FX O/EMS Panel Discussion - How can you leverage the latest innovations in FX O/EMS to achieve a more efficient end-to-end workflow?

10:50 am - 11:10 am Refreshment and Networking Break

**All times in ET**


11:10 am - 11:40 am Panel Discussion - Exploring the electronification of forwards and NDFs: How can the market overcome the technology challenges with these traditionally voice traded products to move to a more efficient workflow in the future?

11:40 am - 12:10 pm Panel Discussion - How to leverage tech to navigate uncleared margin rules: How will UMR phase 5 affect prime brokerage, cost pressure and increasing market access and how can you prepare your desk to turn this update into your competitive advantage?

12:10 pm - 12:40 pm FX Options Panel - The evolving market of FX Options: How is volatility impacting the interest in trading options and how will the planned clearing mandates effect market structure?

Evaluating the Latest FX Innovations

12:40 pm - 1:10 pm Blockchain and Crypto Assets Panel - Hype vs. Reality: How will stablecoins change the approach to settlement and what are the key technologies, platforms and products in blockchain for the FX market that allow safe access to crypto assets?

John Evans, Head of Blockchain Strategy at Vanguard

John Evans

Head of Blockchain Strategy

Clark Read, Head of Trading & Portfolio Risk at ShapeShift

Clark Read

Head of Trading & Portfolio Risk

1:10 pm - 1:15 pm End of Plenary Content

Virtual Think Tanks

1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Diversity and Inclusion Think Tank - How can you ensure greater diversity and inclusion on your trading desk to benefit from a boarder range of expertise and skillset to drive greater performance?

1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Future Outlook Think Tank - What steps do you need to take now to ensure you remain at the forefront of FX trends and technology innovations?

End of Event and Virtual Drinks Reception

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