TradeTech FX Asia

March 21-March 23, 2017

Hilton Singapore

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David Mercer

Chief Executive
LMAX Exchange

David Mercer is the Chief Executive of LMAX Exchange, the leading MTF for FX, authorised and regulated by the FCA.  A former banking executive and currency specialist, David Mercer joined as chief executive in 2011 and in 2013 successfully completed the LMAX Exchange MBO.  Over the last 5 years, David has transformed LMAX Exchange into one of the UK’s fastest growing technology companies (Winner - Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50: 2016, 2015, Tech Track 100 Sunday Times: 2015, 2014, 2013).<br />
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Prior to LMAX Exchange, David was a CEO at Cantos, Non-Executive Director at Velocity Trade and a COO of the Emerging Markets business at Credit Suisse. David’s track record includes development and successful sales of business ventures within Cantos, Saxo Bank (Synthesis Bank) and IFX Markets.  David started his financial services career in the Banking and Regulatory division of Ernst & Young in 1989.<br />

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

09:00 AM All Star Panel: Accelerating your electronification - Where does FX stand today in the evolution and how are markets reacting to the change?

  • How are fragmented markets in Asia and local nuances preventing the full uptake of electronic execution?
  • How can NDF trade flows migrate further into electronic platforms in Asia?
  • Moving from voice to electronic: What technology enhancements are needed?
  • When you say voice vs. screen: How are we measuring this? Are we talking about value or volume?
  • Will we see a heavier regulatory touch with the electronification of the FX market?
  • The evolution towards pure electronic: What will we see in 2017?