February 13 - 15, 2019
National Doral, Miami
44 (0) 207 036 1355
Managing Director, Head US Rates
UBS Investment Bank
9:00 AM All Star Panel: The march towards computerized trading- What constitutes next generation FX algos and how should you best leverage them in your FX execution process
Ø The smart trader- How should algos compliment your trader’s toolkit to give them the best chances of meeting their best execution goals?
Ø Assessing the adoption rates for FX algos- How are the buy side adapting to increasingly advanced and intelligent algos and what percentage of their workflow is executed via this method?
Ø Modern-day algos- How can you ensure you are using your current algos to the best of your ability and what are the FX industry standards you should expect from these?
Ø Debunking the myth of commoditized algos- How do providers differentiate their algos to offer bespoke, tangible value to your execution process?
Ø The next step in the algo evolution- How are more sophisticated algos being developed with the use of AI and machine learning which are more flexible and adaptable to rules-based trading?
2:00 PM Workshop: Hosted by UBS
Ø Market impact, price, performance, information leakage and risk- How can you establish these factors when incorporating new algos on your desk?
Ø Evaluating algo performance- What advanced measurements should you incorporate to best understand the success on your trading desk?
Ø What are the pitfalls you should be aware off when selecting new algos and integrating them in your execution process?
Ø What considerations go into developers when fine tuning their algos and how are they continuing to push the boundaries of current offerings?
Ø The future- How will algos further influence FX market over the next 5 years and how can you ensure you are well positioned to take advantage of this?