DW London: The Debates


Doubletree by Hilton, London , UK

10 Dec 2019

 

 

 

FOW is delighted to invite you to our annual DW London: The Debates conference on December 10.  The event brings together industry professionals for a day of
discussion and debate of opportunities in the industry. This year, our new and updated format opens with an Oxford Style debate, followed by two panel session.
We end the day with an interactive session of networking roundtables, providing  opportunities to make invaluable connections. 

The Conference will also have an events app, making it possible for delegates, speakers and sponsors to connect and set up meetings in advance.

 

If you have any questions about the event please contact Velida Cajdin at velida.cajdin@globalinvestorgroup.com 
To discuss sponsor options email Hanna DeBank hanna.debank@globalinvestorgroup.com.

Agenda


 

09:00 Registration

 

10:00 Opening remarks

 

10:10 Keynote address

 

10:30 Debate: In the era of trillion dollar asset managers, is there a future for boutique managers?

 

11:15 Coffee break

 

11:50 The future of Environmental, Social and Governance investments

 

  • What does the next wave of ESG products look like?
  • How can the industry ensure investors are getting the ESG investment they have been promised?
  • What role does standardisation play in improving ESG delivery?
  • How do we counter green-washing?

 

12:40 Developments in Artificial Intelligence

 

  • How can the latest AI techniques be applied to asset management?
  • What specific functions of asset management can benefit from AI?
  • What are the risks associated with the widespread adoption of artificial intelligence?
  • How do asset managers differentiate themselves in an era of artificial intelligence?

 

13:30 Lunch

 

14:35 Networking Roundtables

 

Join us for an informal and interactive session where you can network with speakers and delegates

 

  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • What next for ETFs?
  • Collateral management
  • Uncleared margin rules
  • Managing the Libor transition
  • Operational resilience
  • Senior Managers Regime

 

16:00 Drinks reception and close of conference

 

Gold Sponsor


 

 

B3

 

 

 

B3 is one of the world’s largest financial market infrastructure providers by market value. The services it offers range from exchange trading, clearing,depository,
trade repository and other post-trade services to registration of over-the-counter (OTC) transactions and of vehicle and real estate loans. We are committed to 
Brazil, our clients, and constant development of the financial and capital markets.

 

 

 

Silver Sponsor


 

Avelacom

Avelacom is focusing on providing high-performance connectivity and IT infrastructure for global capital markets. We are renowned for the lowest
latency numbers between exchanges in the US, Europe and APAC. We help to speed up access to new markets, gain a microsecond advantage
and win more cross-market opportunities. We offer low latency connections between trading venues, co-location/server setup in proximity to matching
engines, IT hardware and devices for rent, native market data feeds and order routing in real-time, financial cloud service to access multiple exchanges,
brokers and software platforms. Our solutions are asset-neutral and can be applied for all types of equities and derivatives markets.

www.avelacom.com

 

 

 

 

 Borsa Italiana

 

 

 

 

Borsa Italiana is one of the major European stock exchanges with over 350 companies listed on its markets. It manages share, bond and derivative markets. Some of the main share markets that it manages are: MTA – with the STAR segment – AIM Italia – dedicated to small businesses – and the MIV. Other markets managed by Borsa Italiana are: IDEM, ETFplus, MOT, ExtraMOT and ExtraMOT PRO. Borsa Italiana has been part of London Stock Exchange Group since October 2007. 

 

 

CME Group

 

 


As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) enables clients to trade futures, cash and OTC markets,
optimize portfolios, and analyze data – empowering market participants worldwide to efficiently manage risk and capture opportunities. CME Group exchanges offer
the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural products and metals. The company offers futures trading through the CME Globex® platform, fixed income trading via BrokerTec and foreign exchange trading on the EBS platform.

In addition, it operates one of the world's leading central counterparty clearing providers, CME Clearing. With a range of pre- and post-trade products and
services underpinning the entire lifecycle of a trade, CME Group also offers optimization and reconciliation services through TriOptima, and trade processing services through Traiana

 

Eurex

Eurex Exchange is one of the world’s leading derivatives exchanges, serving a growing global distribution network. It offers more than 2,000 products covering all major
as well as alternative asset classes. Our marketplace – based on innovative IT infrastructure – is gateway to the most heavily traded euro-denominated equity index and
fixed-income derivatives. As part of Eurex Group, we provide access to a global liquidity network with daily trading volumes of around 7 million contracts.
Eurex Exchange uses Eurex Clearing, one of the leading central counterparties globally.

 

Euromoney TRADEDATA

Euromoney TRADEDATA is the trusted source in the exchange traded derivatives market and provides the widest coverage of product reference data for futures and options trading worldwide.  The extensive depth of contract, symbology and regulatory attributes and exchange information, sets Euromoney TRADEDATA apart in being able to offer highly customised data feeds which can easily integrate with any proprietary or vendor based platform. Euromoney TRADEDATA – where the industry goes too…