2016 EMEA Trading Conference

3rd March 2016 - Old Billingsgate, London
The EMEA Trading Conference has become Europe’s largest one day trading event. Now in its eighth year, the conference is noted for its high quality speakers, relevant issues under debate and the significant networking opportunities it presents to the region’s trading community.

First Published: e-Forex Magazine 71 / Recent Events / March, 2016

2016 EMEA Trading Conference

Back by industry demand, the 2016 conference brought the European trading community together and once again offered industry participants:

•  An interactive program that addressed market needs, providing impartial, high quality content

•  Significant networking opportunities throughout the day and into the evening

•  Separate business and technical streams that generated intelligent debate

The keynote speech on the day was made by Rt Hon Sir Vince Cable, former Lib Dem Shadow Chancellor which was followed by an update from the FIX Trading Community Investment Management Working Group.

Edwin Schooling Latter, Head of Markets Infrastructure and Policy, the Financial Conduct Authority then provided a short presentation  focusing on Best execution under MiFID II which was followed by a panel discussion on the topic moderated by Rebecca Healey, Co-Chair EMEA Regulatory Subcommittee, FIX Trading Community.

After a morning break the event was split into four streams – two business, a technical and an educational stream.

The afternoon break was followed by a session focusing on the Blockchain which was presented by Nick Williamson, CEO & Founder, Credits and moderated by Julia Streets, Founder & Director, Streets Consulting Ltd 

More information is available at: http://www.fixtradingcommunity.org/pg/conferences/2538000/2016-emea-trading-conference/