Agenda

Digital Markets Global event agenda for 2021

2021 Agenda

14:0014:30

How digital is changing the trading experience and what it means for markets

09:30 - 10:30

Eddie Wen

Global head of digital markets

JP Morgan

Duncan Wood

Global editorial director

Risk.net

Duncan Wood is the London-based editor-in-chief of Risk.net. He was promoted to the role at the start of 2015, to lead the editorial reorganisation of the website and its print titles. Duncan had been editor of Risk magazine since July 2011. He rejoined Risk as European editor in October 2009, having originally worked for Risk and Asia Risk in London and Hong Kong as a writer and researcher between 1998 and 2000.
In the intervening years, Duncan was news editor for the Oliver Wyman-founded online start-up ERisk.com. He also worked freelance for six years while living in Germany, with his work appearing in Euromoney, Financial News, IFR, and The Wall Street Journal, as well as Risk magazine and its sister titles.
Duncan has written about derivatives and risk throughout his 17-year career in journalism. He is a Neal Awards finalist, and has also won Incisive Media's journalist and editor of the year awards.

14:3015:30

Banking on a digital future – staying ahead through innovation

14:30 - 15:30

  • Where is spend on innovation making a real difference?

  • The innovation pipeline: what are the next steps for investment in digital?

Asita Anche

MD, Head of Systematic Market Making, Risk Centralization & Data Science

Barclays

Asita joined as Managing Director, Head of Systematic Market Making, Risk Centralization & Data Science at Barclays in July 2017. Prior to that she was MD, Systematic Market Making at Goldman Sachs between 2010 and 2017, 

Asita has a Master's in Computer Science from the University of Illinois.

 

Jezri Mohideen

Wholesale chief digital officer

Nomura

Eddie Wen

Global head of digital markets

JP Morgan

Duncan Wood

Global editorial director

Risk.net

Duncan Wood is the London-based editor-in-chief of Risk.net. He was promoted to the role at the start of 2015, to lead the editorial reorganisation of the website and its print titles. Duncan had been editor of Risk magazine since July 2011. He rejoined Risk as European editor in October 2009, having originally worked for Risk and Asia Risk in London and Hong Kong as a writer and researcher between 1998 and 2000.
In the intervening years, Duncan was news editor for the Oliver Wyman-founded online start-up ERisk.com. He also worked freelance for six years while living in Germany, with his work appearing in Euromoney, Financial News, IFR, and The Wall Street Journal, as well as Risk magazine and its sister titles.
Duncan has written about derivatives and risk throughout his 17-year career in journalism. He is a Neal Awards finalist, and has also won Incisive Media's journalist and editor of the year awards.

15:3016:30

The future of fintech - the up and coming tech heroes for trading

11:30 - 12:30

  • How is technology set to impact the front, middle and back offices in the next 3-5 years? 

  • Case studies showcase 

Niall Cameron

Founder

FinTechConnex & FinTechAxis

Nick Philpott

Chief operating officer

Zodia Markets

Nick Philpott is a market structure specialist with 15 years of industry experience and is currently the Chief Operating Officer of Zodia Markets, a cryptoasset brokerage and exchange business based in the UK.

He joined Standard Chartered’s graduate programme in 2006 after a short career in the British Army. He followed that with roles in Financial Markets Sales in Lagos, Nigeria, and COO positions across FX, Rates, Credit and Repo trading in both London and Singapore.

He joined the Financial Markets e-Trading team in 2015 where was the Head of Market Structure, moving to the Bank’s SC Ventures arm in 2020 to co-founded Zodia Markets.

Tony Clark

Founder & CEO

NextWave

Founder & CEO at NextWave Consulting.  Tony has a unique blend of big-firm consultancy, start-up and enterprise delivery and commercial experience, across business, digital and technology within Financial Services.  His consultancy experience includes projects at 10 of the world’s leading financial institutions and leadership positions for 3 consultancy scale-ups, including 2 successful exits.  Tony is a passionate advocate and advisor on all things Digital, has a strong industry and Fintech network and acts as a mentor to aspiring professionals through the NextWave One4One social enterprise programme.

16:3017:00

Operational risks in crypto markets

16:30 - 17:00

Professor Carol Alexander

Professor

University of Sussex

17:0018:00

The top 10 – efficiencies and new trading opportunities resulting from the re-organisation of sales teams

15:00 - 16:00

  • What impact has splitting trade ideas from execution services had?
  • Implications for market structure, where to trade, how to trade, access to liquidity, trading protocols to use, etc.

18:0018:30

Close of conference

17:00 - 17:10