FIF Event: Going Global - Registration Closes October 1
Monday, October 6, 2008 - Meeting & Reception
Sponsored by: IBM
The Kitano Penthouse, 66 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10016



Meeting Slides can be accessed here
Please join us for an interactive discussion on the globalization of market data and electronic trading from the financial technology perspective. Representative topics for discussion include:

  • Impact of recent exchange mergers on cross-border trading
  • Extent to which emerging markets are impacting market data and trading technology/operations
  • Impact of multiple-listed securities on market data and trading
  • Impact of current (MiFID) and future (FSA/SEC harmonization) regulation on compliance/trading technology and market data
  • Impact of new market entrants (e.g., BATS, Turquoise, Chi-X)
  • Current feed offerings and the extent to which they are global/domestics
  • Managing latency – collocation offerings from the exchanges
  • Organization within firms to address global initiatives
  • Thoughts about the future of trading/algo offerings and market data offerings as globalization continues

Trading Panelists:

  • Thomas Chippas, Head of Autobahn Equity North America, Deutsche Bank
  • Rich Steiner, Director, Global Execution Services, Global Equities & Commodity Derivatives, BNP Paribas
  • David Polen, Senior Vice President, Fidessa

Market Data Panelists:

  • John Knuff, Director, Business Development, Global Product Marketing, Equinix
  • Goran Skoko, Director of Development: Research & Market Data, Factset Research Systems
  • Deborah Mittelman, Senior Product Manager, Townsend Analytics

Meeting Details:

  • Schedule:
    • 3:30 - 4:00 PM: Registration
    • 4:00 - 6:00 PM: Meeting
    • 6:00 - 8:00 PM: Cocktail Reception
  • Location: The Kitano Penthouse, 66 Park Avenue at 38th Street, New York, NY 10016
  • Call-in: Not available. In-person attendance only.
  • Fee including Meeting & Reception:
    • Members: FREE
    • Non-Members: $175 


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