TradeTech FX Asia

March 21-March 23, 2017

Hilton Singapore

Contact Us: 65 6722 9455

TradeTech FX Asia Day 2 – March 23rd 2017, Singapore

08:30 AM - 09:20 AM Registration And Breakfast

09:20 AM - 09:30 AM Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Saeed Amen, Founder, Cuemacro

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Saeed Amen

Founder
Cuemacro

Seizing New Opportunities

09:30 AM - 10:00 AM All Star Panel: What are the people, process and technology requirements for building a profitable FX business that responds to the new FX market order?

Christopher Brandon, Principal, Rhicon Currency Management Tony Bradley, Partner and Head of Trading, Hunter Burton Capital Jason Chin, Partner, Garlic Capital , ,

· Achieving a fully compliant trading desk: What are the key regulation requirements and timelines you need to be prepared for now and in the future?

· What strategies can you exploit to ensure you are tapping into the best liquidity pools at the right times?

· Keeping up with the latest technology trends in e-FX trading: Which new technologies can truly add value for the buy side and where does the industry need to further innovate?

· Identifying the evolving buy side trader skill set: How can your traders gain a more holistic view of the overall business i.e. taking into account collateral and risk exposure to ensure all trading decisions are based on overall business profitability?


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Tony Bradley

Partner and Head of Trading
Hunter Burton Capital
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Christopher Brandon

Principal
Rhicon Currency Management
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Jason Chin

Partner
Garlic Capital

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM Keynote Presentation: FX as an asset class – Why should currencies be an integral part of the alternative components of any portfolio?

Tony Bradley, Partner and Head of Trading, Hunter Burton Capital



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Tony Bradley

Partner and Head of Trading
Hunter Burton Capital

Brexit Implications In Asia: The Big Picture

10:20 AM - 10:40 AM Case Study: Rising trade protectionism and political isolation – What are the implications of these drivers on the Asian investment industry?

Francis Tan, Economist, United Overseas Bank

· What are the implications of Brexit on trade and investment?

· How the RMBand SGD are linked and how will the changes in China impact Asia?

· What is theeconomic growth expectation of Asia in 2017?


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Francis Tan

Economist
United Overseas Bank

10:40 AM - 11:10 AM Guest Presentation: Evaluating the macro-economic and socio-political impacts of Brexit on Asia: What are the possible scenarios?

Richard Wong, Vice President, Public Sector & Government Practice, Frost & Sullivan

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Richard Wong

Vice President, Public Sector & Government Practice
Frost & Sullivan

11:10 AM - 11:50 AM Morning Networking Break

Extracting New Market Insights

11:50 AM - 12:10 PM Case Study: How can you be updated and tuned to all market information in Asia to generate better alpha?

Brandon Koh, FX Dealing & Advisory, Abacus Capital

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Brandon Koh

FX Dealing & Advisory
Abacus Capital

Stream B - Portfolio Management: Spotlight On China

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM Interview: Evaluating the correlation between Asian currencies and CNH - What market shifts can you expect in 2017 and how can you take advantage of these movements?

Shashwat Nanda, Portfolio Manager/ SVP, Trust Capital Kevin Gin, Founder & Principal, Executive Director, Alpha Capital



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Shashwat Nanda

Portfolio Manager/ SVP
Trust Capital
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Kevin Gin

Founder & Principal, Executive Director
Alpha Capital

Stream A - Extracting New Market Insights

12:30 PM - 12:50 PM Presentation: Liquidity and technology in FX trading - How to create a holistic approach to liquidity and technology to reflect the rapid changes taking place in the market?

Brad Bailey, Research Director, Capital Markets, Celent

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Brad Bailey

Research Director, Capital Markets
Celent

Stream A - Extracting New Market Insights

12:50 PM - 1:30 PM Panel: How to create a FX strategy that is in line with your firm’s equity and fixed income flows

Christopher Emslie, Country Treasurer Singapore, ABB Karim Mrani-Alaoui, Chief Investment Officer, IBBM Keng Toh, Head Trader, FICC, Cornerstone Asset , , Abhishek Goenka, CEO, IFA Global



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Karim Mrani-Alaoui

Chief Investment Officer
IBBM
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Keng Toh

Head Trader, FICC
Cornerstone Asset
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Christopher Emslie

Country Treasurer Singapore
ABB
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Abhishek Goenka

CEO
IFA Global

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Networking Lunch Break

Multi Asset FX Trading Strategies

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM Interview: With movement and volatility returning to FX markets, is a multi-asset strategy the best way forward or should you consider FX as an asset class of its own? What systems, processes, and skills will you need to support your multi asset trading strategies incorporating FX?

Laurent Lequeu, FX, Industry Expert Mok Mee Poir, Managing Partner, 125 Capital

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Laurent Lequeu

FX
Industry Expert
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Mok Mee Poir

Managing Partner
125 Capital

Meet the Corporates

2:50 PM - 3:10 PM Interview: How to improve corporate currency management and hedging strategies under heighted volatility

Christopher Emslie, Country Treasurer Singapore, ABB Seng Ti Goh, General Manager Treasury & Accounting, Isuzu Motors Asia Damian Glendinning, Treasurer, Lenovo

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Seng Ti Goh

General Manager Treasury & Accounting
Isuzu Motors Asia
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Damian Glendinning

Treasurer
Lenovo
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Christopher Emslie

Country Treasurer Singapore
ABB

Future Focus: 2026 And Beyond

3:10 PM - 3:40 PM Crystal Ball Session: FX markets in 2026 - What does the future hold for all FX players in the next decade and beyond?

Rajat Bhatia, Founder & CEO, Neural Capital Laurent Lequeu, FX, Industry Expert , ,

Asseen throughout the themes of this conference, the FX industry is in the midstof going through radical change, from both a regulatory and technologicalaspect, but when the dust settles how will the market operate? This forwardlooking panel will look into their crystal ball and discuss how they expect theFX market to develop over the next 10 years, along with input from theaudience.


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Laurent Lequeu

FX
Industry Expert
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Rajat Bhatia

Founder & CEO
Neural Capital

3:40 PM - 3:50 PM Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

Saeed Amen, Founder, Cuemacro

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Saeed Amen

Founder
Cuemacro

3:50 PM - 11:59 PM Close of Conference