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Profit & Loss Scandinavia 2014
venue Copenhagen Marriott Hotel


Kalvebod Brygge 5

DK-1560 Copenhagen V


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Contact Tel. +44 (0)20 7382 0335

Event Dates Starts: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 08:00
Ends: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 18:00

Event Prices:

Delegate (Excluding Scandinavia): GBP£250

Non-Exhibiting Vendor: GBP£995

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8:00-9:00 Coffee & Registration - Sponsored by Eurex Exchange

9:00-9:30 Opening Address: The Big Picture

Jeppe Christiansen, CEO, Maj Invest

9:30-10:30 Session 1: Execution 3.0
The FX market has seen RFQ/RFS and evolved to liquidity aggregation through multi-dealer platform and bespoke services. Is it now moving into a new, post-Fix, era and what are the implications for people in the industry?

This panel will also explore:
  • The role of TCA
  • Agency or principal execution
  • The role of algo execution in regional and global markets
  • Creating a better benchmark for asset managers
  • The role of the salesperson
Svante Hedin, Global Head of FX Ecommerce and Liquid FX Trading , SEB Stockholm
Marcus Samuelsson, Portfolio Manager, Ericsson

Javier Corominas, Director, Record Currency Management
Jonathan Wykes, Head of EMEA eFX Sales, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break - Sponsored by Eurex Exchange

11:00-12:00 Session 2: The Corporate and the Modern FX Market - Sponsored by SEB
The FX industry continues to face the challenge of evolving regulation and demands for even greater efficiency and the corporate sector is no different. What challenges do corporate treasuries face in the modern, e-dominated FX world and what can the industry do better for the treasurer?

This panel will also look at:
  • Hedging strategies
  • Execution efficiency
  • The challenge of new regulation
  • Building efficiencies
Joy Macknight, Features Editor, Profit & Loss

Mustafa Kilic, CFO, Candy Group

Peter Lauridsen, Head of Markets, SEB Denmark
Jesper Mellemkjær, Corporate Treasurer, Arla Foods
Stefan Nobel, Chief Dealer, SKF Treasury Centre
Sabrina Wong, Foreign Exchange Treasury Manager, Intel

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:00-1.45 The P&L Discussion - Sponsored by Nordea Markets
Building Liquidity in Scandinavian Markets

Liquidity in Scandinavian markets can be patchy and heavily focused on single dealer platforms. How does the industry respond to regulatory demands for more transparency? What role does the multi-dealer venue play in this? Is fragmentation positive or negative for these markets?

Peter Hall, Head of Liquidity Sales, EMEA, Thomson Reuters

Jonas Lundbek Hansen, Head of Algo Quant, Nordea Markets
Justyn Trenner, Global Head of Liquidity Optimisation, EBS

1:45-2:35 Session 3: Towards a New Market Structure
OTC derivative markets face a more regulated, structured future and FX derivatives are no different. What will the market infrastructure of the future look like and what are the challenges and opportunities likely to be?

This panel will also look at:
  • The evolution of FXPB to clearing
  • The impact on FX options and NDF markets
  • A bifurcated market along cleared/uncleared lines
  • The challenge of regulation
David Holcombe,
Head of FX Product, Nasdaq OMX
Dave Reid, Director, CitiFX Prime
Mark Russell, Head of FRC EMEA Execution Services, UBS 

2:35-3:00 Coffee Break - Sponsored by Eurex Exchange

3:00-4:00 Session 4: Regional Strengths, Global Relevance

What do regional banks need to do to remain relevant to their clients to avoid them being lured away? How are their relationships with global players changing?

This panel will also explore:
  • The role of technology in retaining clients
  • Single dealer platforms
  • Differentiating oneself from a global giant
  • Buy, build or blend?
Erik Åkesson, Head of FX Sales Sweden, Danske Bank
John Ashworth, Chief Operating Officer, Caplin Systems Ltd

Lars Elmegaard-Fessel, Head of e-Trading Channels, Nordea Markets
John Schmidt, Vice President, Head of eBusiness, Jyske Markets
Jan Strømme, Head of e-sales and Pricing Distribution, GSA Capital 

4:00-4:20 Coffee Break - Sponsored by Eurex Exchange

4:20-5:10 Session 5: The P&L Insight Session

Breaking Ranks: Central Bank Policy in Scandinavia

Over-heated housing markets represent a familiar dilemma for regional central banks as they balance the need for rate hikes with the problems associated with the resulting currency strength. How will Scandinavian central banks act in 2014-15 and what will be the impact of their actions?

Klaus Dalsgaard, CFA, Chief Strategist, Nykredit Markets

Anders Eklof, Chief FX Strategist, FI/FX Research, Large Corporations and Institutions, Swedbank
Martin Enlund, Chief Analyst, Nordea Markets
Arne Lohmann Rasmussen, Chief Analyst, Head of Fixed Income Research, Danske Bank Markets

5:15-7:15 Cocktail Reception - Sponsored by Bloomberg