The Dynamics Driving Capital Markets, London, 2019

Quantifi's 7th annual risk conference, at Armourers' Hall, London, attracted delegates from across the industry for a compelling afternoon of unique insights and discussion on the dynamics driving capital markets. Topics covered included navigating the IBOR transition and the rise of fixed income ETFs.

Panels

The Rise of Fixed Income ETFs - There has been significant growth in the fixed income exchange traded funds (ETFs) market and an  increasing number of investors are now finding a role for them in their portfolios. The buy-side panel explored the drivers behind this trend and the challenges it poses for investors.

IBOR - Navigating the Transition - With certain IBORs being reformed, the replacements represent one of the major undertakings for the financial services industry in the coming years. The sell-side panel discusses the latest trends and challenges of navigating the IBOR transition and the adoption of alternative reference rates. 

 

* The views and opinions expressed by the speakers are those of the individual and are not representative of their respective company.


 

The Dynamics Driving Captial Markets - Summary

The conference facilitates discussion between delegates from banks, asset managers, hedge funds, clearing houses and industry bodies on how to successfully address the competing challenges arising from regulatory and market forces.

 

 

London Conference - Buy-side Panel

There has been significant growth in the fixed income exchange traded funds (ETFs) market and an  increasing number of investors are now finding a role for them in their portfolios. The buy-side panel explored the drivers behind this trend and the challenges it poses for investors.

London Conference - Sell Side panel

With certain IBORs being reformed, the replacements represent one of the major undertakings for the financial services industry in the coming years. The sell-side panel discusses the latest trends and challenges of navigating the IBOR transition and the adoption of alternative reference rates. 

 

Speakers

  • Aanand Venkatramanan, Head of ETF Investment Strategies, Legal & General Investment Management
  • Brett Olson, Managing Director, Head of FI iShares EMEA, BlackRock
  • Mark Fitzgerald, Head of ETF Product Management - Europe, Vanguard Asset Management
  • Tom Stephens, Head of International ETF Capital Markets, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  • Antoine Bouvet, Senior Rates Strategist, ING
  • Clive Tucker, MD, Head of Structured Rates Trading Europe & Asia, RBC Capital Markets
  • Navin Rauniar, LIBOR Transition Lead, HSBC
  • Phil Lloyd, Head of Market Structure & Regulatory Customer Engagement, NatWest Markets