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Forex Network London 2013
venue Brewery


Chiswell Street London EC1Y 4SD

city London

country UK

Contact Email

Contact Tel. +44 (0)20 7382 0335

Event Dates Starts: Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 08:00
Ends: Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 17:30

Event Prices:

Delegate: GBP£450

Non-Exhibiting Vendor: GBP£1200

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Thursday, April 25


8:00 Coffee & Registration- Sponsored By GFI Group

9:00-9:30 The Fireside Chat with David Clark, Chairman, The Wholesale Markets Brokers’ Association

Mike Cross, Head of Foreign Exchange Division and Reserves Management, Bank of England

9:30-10:30 Session 1: “Competitive Edge”

There are a range of tools available that assist banks in achieving competitive advantage through technology, client services, pricing and liquidity. What is the next generation of trading technology?

This panel will also look at:
• Market composition – banks vs non-banks
• Human Capital
• Market Structure
• Client growth sectors
• Agency vs principal algo execution tools
• Fee-based business vs spread-based business
• Post-Trade differentiators

Patrick Philpott, President, DealHub US
Asif Razaq, Global Head of FX Algo Execution, BNP Paribas 
Jeremy Smart, Global Head of Electronic Distribution, RBS
Jonathan Wykes, Head of eFX Sales EMEA, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break - Sponsored By GFI Group

11:00-12:00 Session 2: “Shakeout” - Sponsored By FastMatch FX
New entrants and increasing demands upon providers are maintaining the pressure for multi-dealer platforms to deliver. Is the industry looking for a different way to deal, or better? This panel looks at how the public face of the FX industry – the multi-dealer platforms – is changing.

This panel will also focus on:
• Volume
• Liquidity
• Latency
• Aggregation (Genuine Liquidity, Rejection rates, Hit/fill vs quote/fill ratios, Spreads, Depth of market)
• Post-Trade

Dmitri Galinov, CEO, FastMatch FX
Darryl Hooker, Global Head of Emerging Market Sales, EBS
Daniel Marcus, CEO, ParFX and Global Head of Strategy and Business Development, Tradition
David Mercer, CEO, LMAX Exchange
Derek Sammann, Senior Managing Director, Interest Rate and Foreign Exchange Products, CME Group
Simon Wilson-Taylor, President & CEO Co-founder, Molten Market

12:00-13:00 Lunch - Sponsored By GFI Group

13:00 -14:00 The Forex Network Discussion: “New Paradigms”
What does the partial FX exemption mean for the future of the spot, FX options and NDF markets?

Robin Poynder, Head of Pre-Trade Insight, Marketplaces,Thomson Reuters
Gavin Wells, CEO ForexClear, LCH.Clearnet

Dr. Matt Woodhams, Head of E-Commerce - EMEA, GFI Group

14:00-14:30 Coffee Break - Sponsored By GFI Group

14:30-15:00  The Forex Network Discussion: “Human Capital”

What does the future trading room look like?
• Advisory vs sales traders
• Traditional vs e-traders
• Future of salespeople in light of clearing
• Options traders vs structurers

Gian-Luca Fetta, Global Head of FX, 
Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking 
Neil Price, Managing Partner, Michael Williams Associates

Dave Reid, Director, CitiFX Prime

15:00-16:00 Session 3: “Lessons Learned”

It has been a tough few years in financial markets, but with signs of recovery continuing – albeit sporadically – we ask: ‘What have we learned from this experience and what do we, as an industry, need to do to grow the business, while averting future crises?’

James Kemp, Managing Director and Head, Global Foreign Exchange Trading, CIBC
John Miesner, Managing Director - Global Head of Sales, Knight/Hotspot FX 
Jake Smith, Head of Communications, CLS Group
Keith Tippell, Managing Director Co-head, FX Product Management and Business Development, MarkitSERV

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break- Sponsored By GFI Group

16:30-17:30 The Profit & Loss Hall of Fame Think Tank: “Are the Best Days in FX Ahead of Us…or Behind Us?”

Profit & Loss brings together members of its Hall of Fame to discuss the critical issues currently facing our industry – as well as its future.

Paul Chappell, 2010 Inductee, Profit & Loss Hall of Fame
David Clark, 2009 Inductee, Profit & Loss Hall of Fame
Jas Singh, 2009 Inductee, Profit & Loss Hall of Fame

17:30-19:00 Cocktail Reception - Sponsored By GFI Group

19:00-22:00 Digital FX Awards Dinner & Hall of Fame

Speakers and times subject to change