Discover TradeTech 2022: Europe’s premier buy-side equity trading conference

FinanceFeeds Editorial Team

TradeTech is back in 2022, the first face-to-face edition of Europe’s biggest buy-side equity trading conference in three years.

TradeTech Europe 2022

This exclusive, invitation-only event will be taking place on May 11-12 at the Palais de Congrès de Paris. Through panel discussions, hands-on workshops and presentations, attendees will discuss critical market issues shaping today’s trading landscape in Europe and elsewhere. Speakers include leading figures from the hedge fund industry, asset managers, regulators and buy-side heads of equities trading.

After the sessions, there will be time for more informal mingling at the cocktail reception. The more relaxed setting allows for more intimate questioning and meetings.

To see what’s in store for this masterclass in learning and networking, click here.  

Only at TradeTech Europe, you can hear from major market participants as they discuss the industry’s latest pressing issues. The exclusive event line-up is filled with diverse activities designed to boost your equity trading, investment performance and drive greater end-to-end workflow efficiencies.

With over 1000 senior equity trading attendees expected this year, including over 100+ speakers, TradeTech Europe is shaping up to be the largest iteration to date. As Europe’s biggest buy-side equity trading gathering of the year, this is an event you do not want to miss! The industry’s leading executives – including key regulators, buy-side, asset managers, hedge funds, trading platforms, and technology partners – are filtering in to come together under one roof.

What to expect:

At TradeTech you can learn from, network, and collaborate with Europe’s leading buy-side heads as they share practical insights. Sessions will run as a series of intimate group discussions between members.

Benefits of attending

  • Join focused solution sessions led by 60 buy-side heads of equities trading and gain practical insights to improve your access to liquidity across Europe and achieve a fully compliant trading desk.
  • Benchmark with the great minds in the audience and the speakers in small-group interactive formats, including buy-side only think tanks, roundtables, and workshops.
  • Over 10 hours of on-site networking and learning with senior equity trading peers from leading buy-side firms.
  • Experience the buzzing exhibition hall and unmissable drinks receptions in the beautiful city of Paris.

Additionally, showing up at TradeTech Europe would enable you to build a resilient business that responds to market changes in the new hybrid world.

You can download the conference agenda to see the exclusive speaker line-up and discover how to benchmark your equity desk with those ahead of the curve.

Praising ‘flexibility and co-operation’

Amongst the many highlights of the event will be the ability to engage with scheduled speakers early on and submit questions to be considered for the panel. Key regulators are also invited to engage in off-the-record engagement with the attendees.

As for upcoming topics at this year’s summit, the equity trading industry stands at a unique crossroads, having weathered many different issues recently. Expert panels will cover current buy-side priorities, such as:

  • Navigating Brexit’s impact on the UK and EU regulatory landscape to improve your access to liquidity and remain compliant
  • Leveraging analytics innovations to extract more value from your data and boost trading performance
  • Building an automated trading infrastructure that streamlines your end-to-end workflow and enables your traders to focus on high-value tasks and futureproofs your trading model
  • Embedding predictive analytics in your pre-trade process to drive automation and boost execution performance
  • Defining the changing role of the head of desk: how to best prepare for the new skills and team profile that are needed to stay competitive in 2022 and beyond. A dedicated session will discuss and debate the biggest challenges unique to this job role and function.
  • Many institutions have enforced a work-from-home policy, while some others have separated their staff into working groups. Amid this disruption, building an agile and resilient trading desk that best responds to post-pandemic market changes has become more important than ever before

Why TradeTech is the leading equity trading conference

  • No other event brings together so many buy-side, with 500+ asset managers and hedge funds.
  • No other event offers a buy-side-focused equity trading agenda split across two comprehensive days.
  • No other event unites so many leaders from the entire equity trading value chain, turning Paris into the ultimate equity trading networking hub.
  • No other event gives you the biggest and best buy-side-led speaker faculty in the business, featuring 120+ equity trading leaders to ensure you walk away with practical insights from those leading the way.
  • No other event provides such a diverse level of market engagement, from interactive keynote panels and debates to more intimate workshops, boardrooms, and roundtable discussions, ensuring your every content and networking need is met.

Assessing the future of DLT, blockchain and digital assets

A leading investment conference wouldn’t be complete without gazing into the crystal ball gaze of cryptocurrency ‘wild west’. The keynote presentation addresses the following topics:

  • The institutional awakening of cryptocurrencies – what does the future hold and what are the implications on your trading strategies
  • A look at the future of crypto-asset regulation and how to remain compliant in an ever-evolving European landscapeA look at the future of crypto-asset regulation and how to remain compliant in an ever-evolving European landscape
  • How DLT and digital assets will drive the biggest change in trading infrastructure and trading allocations for the institutional sector in 2022

Keynote Speakers

All subject areas are carefully formulated and all speakers selected are based on their depth of market knowledge and expertise. The distinguished speakers are high-level representatives, including:

  • Jamie Bell, Head of Secondary Market Oversight at FCA
  • Tim Grant, Head of Europe, Galaxy Digital
  • Jérôme Reboul, Managing Director of Policy and International at Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)
  • Daniel Mayston, Head of Electronic Trading and Market Structure EMEA, BlackRock
  • Jane Buchan, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Martlet Asset Management
  • Jane Buchan, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Martlet Asset Management
  • Mark Stacey, Head of Business Intelligence, Data Platform & Reporting Applications at Marshall Wace
  • Inés de Trémiolles, Global Head of Trading at BNP Paribas Asset Management
  • Tilman Lueder, Head of Securities Markets Unit, DG FISMA at Securities Markets European Commission
  • Eden Simmer, Head of Global Equity Trading at PIMCO
  • Eric Boess, Global Head of Trading at Allianz

How to register

Don’t miss the opportunity to benchmark your business with the industry’s finest. Buy-side passes are strictly limited, so claim yours now before they run out!

Financefeeds has secured an exclusive 10% discount off the price to attend (buy-side attend free). Simply quote FINANCEFEEDS@TTEU when booking online.

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