Fixed Income Leaders 2020

13 - 14 October, 2020

Online Event

Day 1 - 13 October 2020

Time (CEST)

THRIVING IN A POST COVID-19 WORLD

9:00 am - 9:10 am Welcome Address: Irene Cerquaglia, Editorial Director, Fixed Income Leaders Summit

Live Poll

Irene Cerquaglia, Conference Director at Fixed Income Leaders Summit

Irene Cerquaglia

Conference Director
Fixed Income Leaders Summit

9:10 am - 9:40 am Opening Panel 2019 vs. 2020: How have fixed income desks adapted and evolved along the innovation journey to survive a global crisis and thrive in the future marketplace?

Live Q&A

Yannig Loyer, Global Head of Trading & Securities Financing at AXA Investment Managers

Yannig Loyer

Global Head of Trading & Securities Financing
AXA Investment Managers

Daniel Leon, Global Head of Trading, Treasury Management and Global Solutions at HSBC Asset management

Daniel Leon

Global Head of Trading, Treasury Management and Global Solutions
HSBC Asset management

Christophe Roupie, Head of EMEA and APAC at MarketAxess

Christophe Roupie

Head of EMEA and APAC
MarketAxess

Dan Barnes, Editor at The Desk

Dan Barnes

Editor
The Desk

9:40 am - 10:10 am All Star Panel: How can you adjust overall trading desk set-up to implement a successful Covid-19 recovery roadmap, and how will this change your investment and trading strategies moving forward?

Live Q&A

Kevin Flood, Lead FI Dealer at Royal London Asset Management

Kevin Flood

Lead FI Dealer
Royal London Asset Management

Michelangelo Gigante, Head of Execution Desk at Eurizon Capital

Michelangelo Gigante

Head of Execution Desk
Eurizon Capital

Sid Swaminathan, Head of Core Portfolio Management in EMEA at BlackRock

Sid Swaminathan

Head of Core Portfolio Management in EMEA
BlackRock

David Bullen, Director at Lorgwood Limited

David Bullen

Director
Lorgwood Limited

10:10 am - 10:30 am Industry Keynote The next big shift: How is the Fixed Income market structure and trading ecosystem evolving, and how will it look like in 2021 and beyond?

Daniel Veiner, Global Head of Fixed Income Trading at BlackRock

Daniel Veiner

Global Head of Fixed Income Trading
BlackRock

Rick Mcvey, CEO at MarketAxess

Rick Mcvey

CEO
MarketAxess

10:30 am - 10:50 am Networking Break

10:50 am - 11:20 am The 2020 view of liquidity: Platforms, protocols and alternative liquidity avenues: How can the Fixed Income industry adapt to address fragmentation issues and achieve a more efficient market structure?

Lynn Challenger, Global Head of Trading and Order Generation at UBS Asset Management

Lynn Challenger

Global Head of Trading and Order Generation
UBS Asset Management

Pauli Mortensen, Head of Fixed Income at Norges Bank Investment Management

Pauli Mortensen

Head of Fixed Income
Norges Bank Investment Management

Max Lovell, Head of Credit Execution at Man Group

Max Lovell

Head of Credit Execution
Man Group

Lee Bartholomew, Head of Fixed Income & FX Product R&D at Eurex

Lee Bartholomew

Head of Fixed Income & FX Product R&D
Eurex

Stephen Yeats, Head of EMEA FICC at State Street Global Advisors

Stephen Yeats

Head of EMEA FICC
State Street Global Advisors

Naz Bunting, Independent at Expert

Naz Bunting

Independent
Expert

Giulia Pellegrini, Deputy CIO - Emerging Markets Fixed Income, Portfolio Management & ESG at Allianz Global Investors

Giulia Pellegrini

Deputy CIO - Emerging Markets Fixed Income, Portfolio Management & ESG
Allianz Global Investors

Alex Struc, CEO, GoalsFirst, Former Head of ESG Portfolio Management, PIMCO at GoalsFirst

Alex Struc

CEO, GoalsFirst, Former Head of ESG Portfolio Management, PIMCO
GoalsFirst

Bertrand Rocher, Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at MIROVA

Bertrand Rocher

Fixed Income Portfolio Manager
MIROVA

Priyank Patwa, Head of AI & Machine Learning at M&G Plc

Priyank Patwa

Head of AI & Machine Learning
M&G Plc

Lynn Martin, President and COO at ICE Data Services

Lynn Martin

President and COO
ICE Data Services

David Saab, Independent at Consultant

David Saab

Independent
Consultant

11:50 am - 12:10 pm Fireside Chat: Global OTC derivatives markets: How can the Buy-side access liquidity whilst driving for operational efficiencies and margin optimisation?

Max Verheijen, Director Financial Markets at Cardano

Max Verheijen

Director Financial Markets
Cardano

Eileen Herlihy, Managing Director, Head of Derivatives Clearing Sales, EMEA at JP Morgan

Eileen Herlihy

Managing Director, Head of Derivatives Clearing Sales, EMEA
JP Morgan

Matthew Fetta, Chief Operating Officer SwapClear and Listed Rates at LCH Ltd

Matthew Fetta

Chief Operating Officer SwapClear and Listed Rates
LCH Ltd

12:10 pm - 12:40 pm Industry Panel Improving liquidity access in a post MiFID II fragmented environment: How can you access new pools of liquidity and reach alternative avenues for trade execution?

Live Q&A

Nathalie Masset, Head of Fixed Income at Euronext

Nathalie Masset

Head of Fixed Income
Euronext

Simon Linwood, Executive Director at UBS Bond Port

Simon Linwood

Executive Director
UBS Bond Port

Gherardo Lenti Capoduri, Head of Market Hub, Global Markets Securities at Intesa Sanpaolo, IMI Corporate & Investment Banking Division

Gherardo Lenti Capoduri

Head of Market Hub, Global Markets Securities
Intesa Sanpaolo, IMI Corporate & Investment Banking Division

Dan Barnes, Editor at The Desk

Dan Barnes

Editor
The Desk

12:40 pm - 1:40 pm Lunch Break

ENHANCING YOUR TRADING TECH CAPABILITIES

1:40 pm - 2:00 pm Fireside Chat: Reducing trading and clearing costs under the UMR microscope: How can you assess your exposure to uncleared margin rules to significantly reduce your administrative and trading costs?

Philip Simons, Global Head of Sales, Fixed Income Derivatives Funding & Financing at Eurex

Philip Simons

Global Head of Sales, Fixed Income Derivatives Funding & Financing
Eurex

Max Verheijen, Director Financial Markets at Cardano

Max Verheijen

Director Financial Markets
Cardano

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Fireside Chat: Unlocking the full potential of indexation in Fixed Income Markets: How can the buy side optimise credit derivatives indexation with corporate bond index futures whilst overcoming liquidity concerns?

David Litchfield, Director, Derivatives Sales at CBOE

David Litchfield

Director, Derivatives Sales
CBOE

Christoph Hock, Global Head of Trading at Union Investments

Christoph Hock

Global Head of Trading
Union Investments

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm 360 Perspective Panel: Disrupting the primary market status quo: How is automation shaping negotiation and market interactions, and how can it benefit from increased electronification?

Vidya Guruju, Senior Product Manager at Charles River Development, a State Street Company

Vidya Guruju

Senior Product Manager
Charles River Development, a State Street Company

Richard Collins, Senior Credit Trader at State Street Global Advisors

Richard Collins

Senior Credit Trader
State Street Global Advisors

Dan Barnes, Editor at The Desk

Dan Barnes

Editor
The Desk

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm Networking Break

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm Fireside Chat: Embracing Repo electronification: How to leverage new technology to streamline your Repo execution, clearing and reporting workflow?

James Wallin, Senior Vice President, Fixed Income at Alliance Bernstein

James Wallin

Senior Vice President, Fixed Income
Alliance Bernstein

John Edwards, Managing Director at BrokerTec, CME Group

John Edwards

Managing Director
BrokerTec, CME Group

Dan James, Consultant,  and Former Global Head of Fixed Income, Aviva Investors at Amherst Place Group Consulting

Dan James

Consultant, and Former Global Head of Fixed Income, Aviva Investors
Amherst Place Group Consulting

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm Case Study: Building trading systems in the cloud: How the Tortoise can beat the Hare in Fixed Income markets

Steve Toland, Founder at TransFICC

Steve Toland

Founder
TransFICC

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Panel Discussion The trader of tomorrow: How should you evolve your trading team now to match the new skillsets and criteria of an automated, machine driven fixed income world?

Jim Switzer, Global Head of Fixed Income at Alliance Bernstein

Jim Switzer

Global Head of Fixed Income
Alliance Bernstein

Eric Boess, Global Head of Trading at Allianz Global Investors

Eric Boess

Global Head of Trading
Allianz Global Investors

Gareth Coltman, Global Head of Trading Automation at MarketAxess

Gareth Coltman

Global Head of Trading Automation
MarketAxess

Naz Bunting, Independent at Expert

Naz Bunting

Independent
Expert

4:30 pm - 4:30 pm Close of Plenary Content

HEADS OF FIXED INCOME and PMs THINK TANKS

THINK TANK 1 - CONSOLIDATED TAPE

4:40 pm - 5:25 pm What steps can we take as an industry to make the dream of a consolidated tape become a reality in Fixed Income markets?
Elizabeth Callaghan, Director, Secondary Markets, Market Practice & Regulatory Policy at ICMA

Elizabeth Callaghan

Director, Secondary Markets, Market Practice & Regulatory Policy
ICMA

THINK TANK 2 - PORTFOLIO TRADING

4:40 pm - 5:25 pm How has portfolio trading contributed to direct connectivity, and how can trading platforms better meet the buy side needs to further facilitate the exchange?
Robert Simnick, Portfolio Trading Specialist at Invesco

Robert Simnick

Portfolio Trading Specialist
Invesco

THINK TANK 3 - ACHIEVING TRANSPARENCY

4:40 pm - 5:25 pm Achieving transparency: How can you leverage the latest technology innovations to access liquidity and reliable prices?
Jim Switzer, Global Head of Fixed Income at Alliance Bernstein

Jim Switzer

Global Head of Fixed Income
Alliance Bernstein

5:25 pm - 5:25 pm End of Day 1 FILS EU Virtual Summit