Our new format gives new insights on these business critical topics
Exchange Technology and Connectivity
We have a dedicated day to provide you with more background on your trading venues platform design and how you can best position yourself for profit. It is designed for both trading firms and venues. Topics discussed include colocation and proximity strategies, surveillance and compliance, new product strategies and low latency upgrades. It is ideal for the exchange or ATS technology specialist and connectivity managers from trading firms.
Front Office and Latency Strategies
We have a dedicated stream on how to effectively upgrade your trading platform to stay competitive with global trends. This inevitably means incorporating the next generation of low latency upgrades and latency monitoring tools and ensuring your algos are best of breed. It also concerns strategies to better manage the data deluge. We include the perspectives of end users including the heads of Trading Technology, Low Latency Management, Market Data and Algo Trading.
Enterprise Architecture and High Performance Computing
The successful Front Office is supported by a flexible and performance driven architecture. This dedicated stream is ideal for CTOs, and Heads of Architecture who need to ensure that the enterprise IT is effectively aligned towards generating profit for the trading team. We consider topics related to HPC, CEP, The Cloud, and technology risk.
Trading Operation, Processing and real-time Risk Analysis
Algorithmic trading, pre-trade compliance, trade strategy back-testing, real-time risk analysis and trade order processing systems all require high-throughput, low-latency database operations. We have two streams dedicated to these topics which reflects the increased awareness of operations risk management. It will be ideal for any trading firms who want to ensure their trading systems are radically transparent and trusted and so they no longer fly blind in real-time. Relevant job titles include Heads of Technology Risk, Surveillance, Risk Management, and Data Analysis.
Regulations and the impact on Trading Technology
In this ultra-competitive environment, it is critical to keep ahead of the impact of regulations on your technology suite and how to take advantage of the market opportunities available. We help you find a reliable path through topics such as Best Execution, Risk Controls, Off Exchange Clearing , Rogue Traders and HFT Compliance. It is of general relevance to all trading and technology managers but will be especially useful to Compliance and Legal specialists from within trading firms.