Last Updated: 04 May 2010




Opening Video: Did you know?



Welcome Remarks

Chris Jenkins, Co-Chair FPL Asia Pacific Regional Committee and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Tora Trading

Zoltan Feledy, Co-Chair FPL Asia Pacific Regional Committee and Equity Trader, State Street Global Advisors


Opening Keynote Speech: HKEx – Becoming Globally Competitive   [download presentation]

Charles Li, Chief Executive, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing



Regional Regulatory See-Saw

  • Fragmentation of Regulation in Asia
  • Short-Selling and Margin Trading
  • Hedge Fund Regulation
  • High Frequency Trading and Sponsored Access


Alex Duperouzel, Co-founder and Managing Director, ComplianceAsia
Angelina Kwan, Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer – Asia Pacific, Cantor Fitzgerald

Martin Rogers, Partner, Hong Kong, Clifford Chance

Moderator:   Ben McLannahan, Asia Lex writer, Financial Times



Coffee Break



Regulatory Keynote: Global Financial Reforms - A Bridge Too Far?

Martin Wheatley, JP, CEO, Securities and Futures Commission


The Cost of Change    [download presentation]

  • Analysis of market changes on the cost of trading
  • Understanding the cost implications of different trading styles
  • Reviewing the impact of technology updates on trading costs

Greg Lee, Director, Head of Autobahn Equity Asia, Deutsche Bank



Emergence of ETFs in Asia

  • The growth momentum of ETFs in Asia
  • The regulatory regime
  • Cross-listing ETFs


Tobias Bland, CEO, Enhanced Investment Products

Joseph Cavatoni, Managing Director, iShares
Chin Ping Chia, Head of Asia Equity Research, MSCI Inc

Joseph Ho, Managing Director, Head of Exchange Traded Funds, Asia Pacific, Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking

Eric Yip, Head of Cash Markets, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing

Moderator:  Robert Agnew, Publisher - INSIDE Journal



Revolutionizing the Algorithmic Trading Deployment Process - FIXatdl    [download presentation]

  • How FPL's FIXatdl complements the FIX Protocol
  • Benefits to brokers, vendors, and buyside firms

Scott Atwell, Co-Chair FPL Global Steering Committee, Manager of FIX Trading and Connectivity, American Century Investments


Networking Luncheon



Keynote Speech: Capitalist Hong Kong in the People’s Republic
Mike Rowse,
Former Director General, InvestHK, and best-selling author and newspaper columnist



The Tipping Point for Alternative Liquidity in Asia   [download presentation]

  • The key considerations for SOR
  • Comparing the characteristics and roles of SOR in US, Europe and Asia

Glenn Lesko, CEO, Asia, Instinet Pacific Services Limited



Exchanges’ Views on Dark Pool

  • Fragmentation of Liquidity
  • Regulation and Competition


Rick Aston, SVP, Head of Institutions, Singapore Exchange

Rahul Parulekar, Chief Business Office and Head of Markets, Bombay Stock Exchange

Masaki Suzuki, General Manager and Chief Representative, Singapore Representative Office, Tokyo Stock Exchange

Jianfeng Wu, Deputy Director - Technology Center, Shanghai Stock Exchange

Moderator: Jame DiBiasio, Editor, AsianInvestor



Coffee Break



Lesson Learnt and the Way Forward

  • Fragmentation in Asia and Europe
  • SOR
  • Brokers Views on Dark Pool

John Honeyman, Executive Director, Cash Equities, ECS, JP Morgan

Zach Tuckwell, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
Ben Valentine, Director, Head of Electronic Execution Sales, Asia Pacific, Citi

Mark Wheatley, Managing Director, Head of Japan Equity, and Head of Electronic Trading, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Moderator: Jame DiBiasio, Editor, AsianInvestor



Post Trade – Competition over Monopoly. Reality or Myth?

Introductory Speech and Panelist:
Barnaby Nelson, Head of Business Development (Asia), BNP Paribas Securities Services


Wayne Eagle,  Director of Equity Services, LCH.Clearnet

Paul Egan, Managing Director, Regional Head of Intermediaries, GTS Asia Pacific, Citi

Scott Riley, Business Development, Fortis Global Clearing
Moderator:  Damien Ryan, Founder and Director, Ryan Financial Communications


A Video Look Back - The Day in Review (for those who slept through it)

Joel Hurewitz, Head of Sales - Broker Dealer & Liquidity, Instinet


The Changes to a Buy Side Trader's Trading Day


George Molina, Senior Vice President, Director of Asian Trading, Franklin Templeton Investments

Matthew Saul, Head of Trading for Asia ex-Japan, FIL Investments

Francis So, Head of Dealing Asia, BNP Paribas Investment Partners
Christine To, Vice President, Head of Asian Trading, T Rowe Price International Inc.
Moderator:  Damien Ryan, Founder and Director, Ryan Financial Communications



Closing Remarks

Srinivas Padmasola, Co-Chair FPL Asia Pacific Education & Marketing Sub-Committee and Electronic Trading Sales, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Gavin Williamson, Co-Chair FPL Asia Pacific Education & Marketing Sub-Committee and Head of Execution Trading, HSBC

5:30 to 7:30

Networking Cocktail Reception