TradeTech X has been designed to meet the evolving needs of the FX trader. Developed from in-depth research with over 100 FX professionals from throughout the trading value chain, it is packed with content, case studies and insightful panel discussions designed to help you adapt to the rapidly changing trading landscape. Peer reviewed by market leading FX specialists, this year’s agenda is designed to answer the questions that every FX trader is asking themselves:
• How do I find the best liquidity at the right price?
• Which platforms, banks and brokers should I be executing with?
• What are the tools and technology I need on my trading desk?
• How will I be affected by pending regulatory change and what should I be doing about it?
These questions, and many more, will be answered directly by a panel of over 50 market experts, including major banks and brokers, regulators , policy makers, leading buy side, and technology vendors over 2 days in London, 17th – 18th September.
Hosting over 150 buy side FX specialists, TradeTech FX is the definitive annual event for FX traders, and the only event in Europe to focus purely on the challenges of the trading desk. If you have an answer to one or more of the questions above – you need to be at TradeTech FX to share it with the market!
As a subscriber of GLOBAL FUND MEDIA you are entitled to an additional 15% discount – quote GFMFX1 when booking.
Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00
Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »
Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52
The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »
Thu, 02/07/2015 - 15:51
A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm. ... »
Mon, 29/06/2015 - 12:48
Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review. ... »
Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57
Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »