TradeTech FX Asia

21 - 23 March, 2017

Hilton Singapore

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 Guy Debelle
Guy Debelle Deputy Governor Reserve Bank of Australia

Guy Debelle commenced as Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia on 18 September 2016. He is Deputy Chair of the Reserve Bank Board and Chair of the Reserve Bank's Risk Management Committee. Dr Debelle is also Chair of the Australian Foreign Exchange Committee and Chair of the BIS Foreign Exchange Working Group developing the Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market. Prior to his current role, Dr Debelle was the Assistant Governor (Financial Markets). In that role, he had oversight of the Bank's operations in the domestic and global financial markets, including the management of Australia's foreign reserves. He briefed the Reserve Bank Board on developments in financial markets at the monthly Board meetings. Dr Debelle also worked at the International Monetary Fund, Bank for International Settlements, Australian Treasury and as a visiting professor in economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

TradeTech FX Asia Day 1 – March 22nd 2017, Singapore

9:40 AM Regulatory Overview (Remote Presentation): The global code of conduct for the FX market – Defining the next steps towards a standard industry code of conduct

  • What is the latest thinking on acceptable and unacceptable behaviour? Will the global code accomplish in promoting fairness and integrity of the FX market?
  • Transparency, transparency, transparency: How transparency levels in FX market impacts the behaviour of market participants
  • US vs. Europe vs. Asia: Are there any consistencies in global codes of conduct?
  • Individual accountability is a central facet of the market going forward: How can proper training and information management systems support the execution of clear codes of conduct?
  • How does the code fill the gaps and provide more detail in areas such as order handling and execution?