TradeTech FX USA 2020

February 11 - 13, 2020

Eden Roc Miami Beach

44 (0) 207 036 1355

Alex Sedgwick, Vice President, Fixed Income Market Structure at T. Rowe Price
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Alex Sedgwick


Vice President, Fixed Income Market Structure
T. Rowe Price

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Day 1 - Wednesday February 12th

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020


9:50 AM ALL STAR PANEL - Trading in a multi-asset world: What are the people, process and technology requirements to enable you to reap the rewards and efficiencies of a multi-asset workflow and maximize alpha generation?

  • How can you address the skill-set, infrastructure and operational challenges to reap the rewards of becoming truly multi-asset?
  • How are developments across other assets classes being applied to FX and what are the benefits of building a multi-asset technology workflow?
  • How can you ensure your full workflow is future proof and does not inhibit your business from evolving off the back of increased technological fragmentation, multi-asset needs and regulatory reform?
  • What trading systems are essential and how can a multi asset execution methodology increase efficiencies across your desk?
  • For multi-asset systems is it best to buy off the shelf, develop in-house, share with competitors or leverage sell-side innovations?

12:50 PM FIRESIDE CHAT - Assessing the use and reliability of pre-trade best execution analysis: How are the buy side, sell side and wider market participants evolving to offer transparency and help you meet best execution obligations earlier in the trade lifecycle?

  • Increasing transparency in best execution analysis: How can the market create metrics to evaluate the reliability and quality of algos and pre-trade analysis?
  • In-house vs. 3rd party TCA: How can you best establish when it is better to use 3rd party provider and what are the standards you should be expecting from providers?
  • Can you achieve a single source of data consolidates trading and peer data all in one place to give accurate pre-trade analysis?
  • Addressing the challenges of less liquid currencies: How can you construct your benchmark and TCA for less developed currency pairs to develop accurate execution analysis?

5:00 PM FIRESIDE CHAT - Evaluating non-bank liquidity providers: Do these alternative avenues to liquidity have the ability to change the way you trade FX?

  • What are the benefits of using NBLP and what are the current adoption rates on the buy side?
  • How are NBLP set up to effectively and easily work together with buy side workflows?
  • When using a NBLP how does this effect your prime brokers and clearing of trades?
  • How are NBLP offering transparent, cost effective access to liquidity?
  • Finding the optimum mix: How can you use NBLP alongside traditional players to ensure you have enough access to credit?