Fixed Income Leaders 2020

13 - 14 October, 2020

Online Event

Day 2 - 14 October 2020

Time (CEST)

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

Irene Cerquaglia, Conference Director at Fixed Income Leaders Summit

Irene Cerquaglia

Conference Director
Fixed Income Leaders Summit

NAVIGATING SHIFTING MARKET DYNAMICS

Live Q&A

Juan Landazabal, Global Head of Trading at GAM International Management

Juan Landazabal

Global Head of Trading
GAM International Management

Yann Couellan, Head of Fixed Income Execution at BNP Paribas Asset Management

Yann Couellan

Head of Fixed Income Execution
BNP Paribas Asset Management

Christoph Hock, Global Head of Trading at Union Investments

Christoph Hock

Global Head of Trading
Union Investments

Michelangelo Gigante, Head of Execution Desk at Eurizon Capital

Michelangelo Gigante

Head of Execution Desk
Eurizon Capital

Elizabeth Callaghan, Director, Secondary Markets, Market Practice & Regulatory Policy at ICMA

Elizabeth Callaghan

Director, Secondary Markets, Market Practice & Regulatory Policy
ICMA

David Bullen, Director at Lorgwood Limited

David Bullen

Director
Lorgwood Limited

9:50 am - 10:10 am Innovation Panel: Transforming your best execution capabilities: How are fixed income leaders using trading technologies to enhance workflow efficiency, manage risks and increase access to deep liquidity?

Live Q&A

Yann Couellan, Head of Fixed Income Execution at BNP Paribas Asset Management

Yann Couellan

Head of Fixed Income Execution
BNP Paribas Asset Management

Vuk Magdelinic, CEO at Overbond

Vuk Magdelinic

CEO
Overbond

Aasif Sarigat, Head of Asset & Liability Management at Secure Trust Bank

Aasif Sarigat

Head of Asset & Liability Management
Secure Trust Bank

10:10 am - 10:40 am Data Panel Discussion: Dream vs. Reality: How can our industry come together to improve data quality, reduce costs and increase trading profitability?

LIVE POLLING + Q&A 

Mikael Bjorkman, Head of Execution Fixed Income at Credit Suisse

Mikael Bjorkman

Head of Execution Fixed Income
Credit Suisse

Archit Soni, Trader at Dimensional

Archit Soni

Trader
Dimensional

Byron Cooper-Fogarty, Interim CEO at Neptune Networks Ltd

Byron Cooper-Fogarty

Interim CEO
Neptune Networks Ltd

Kevin O’Connor, Head of Workflow Technology and Analytics at Virtu

Kevin O’Connor

Head of Workflow Technology and Analytics
Virtu

David Bullen, Director at Lorgwood Limited

David Bullen

Director
Lorgwood Limited

10:40 am - 11:00 am Portfolio Trading Interview: From hype to reality: How can you successfully map out portfolio trading to capitalise on it and gain a competitive advantage?

Robert Simnick, Portfolio Trading Specialist at Invesco

Robert Simnick

Portfolio Trading Specialist
Invesco

Irene Cerquaglia, Conference Director at Fixed Income Leaders Summit

Irene Cerquaglia

Conference Director
Fixed Income Leaders Summit

11:00 am - 11:30 am Networking Break

PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT & LIQUIDITY AVENUES

11:30 am - 11:50 am Macro Keynote: COVID-19, recession, US elections and the economics of fear: How to leverage a data-driven approach that tracks fear cycles in markets and puts the Covid-19 ‘infodemic’ in context to counter irrational investor behaviour

Philippe Waechter, Chief Economist at Ostrum Asset Management

Philippe Waechter

Chief Economist
Ostrum Asset Management

Stefan Hofrichter, Head of Global Economics and Strategy at Allianz Global Investors

Stefan Hofrichter

Head of Global Economics and Strategy
Allianz Global Investors

David Saab, Independent at Consultant

David Saab

Independent
Consultant

11:50 am - 12:20 pm Panel Discussion: Generating alpha in an era of instability: How can you diversify your portfolio and achieve optimal trading efficiency to thrive in an era of constant market disruption?

Chris Iggo, Chief Investment Officer at AXA Investment Management

Chris Iggo

Chief Investment Officer
AXA Investment Management

Richard Lacaille, CIO at State Street Global Advisors

Richard Lacaille

CIO
State Street Global Advisors

Regina Borromeo, Senior Portfolio Manager, Director of Global Macro FI at Robeco

Regina Borromeo

Senior Portfolio Manager, Director of Global Macro FI
Robeco

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

12:20 pm - 12:40 pm Fireside Chat: Successfully overcoming volatility risks in 2020 and beyond: How can you manage bond liquidity, and use technology to counteract market stress?

Ricky Goddard, Head of EMEA Credit Trading at Schroders

Ricky Goddard

Head of EMEA Credit Trading
Schroders

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

12:40 pm - 1:10 pm Dragon’s Den - 5 start-ups. 5-minute pitch each. A virtual room full of potential users. Get a sneak peek into the most innovative FinTech offerings to see how they can help you solve some of your biggest pain points

Join us for this exciting ‘Dragon’s Den’ style session, where you will hear from three hand-picked new and innovative start-up FINTECH firms as they present their offerings in a bid to win first place. The ultimate decision is in your hands though, as the audience get to vote for their favourite. Will you find the next big thing?

 LIVE POLLING + Q&A 

Paul O’Brien, Founder & CEO at Glimpse Markets

Paul O’Brien

Founder & CEO
Glimpse Markets

Magnus Almqvist, Founder and CEO at Exberry

Magnus Almqvist

Founder and CEO
Exberry

Christopher White, CEO at BondCliQ

Christopher White

CEO
BondCliQ

Chandini Jain, CEO at Auquan

Chandini Jain

CEO
Auquan

Igor Tesinsky, Co-founder and CEO at IntelliBONDS

Igor Tesinsky

Co-founder and CEO
IntelliBONDS

Julia Streets, CEO at Streets Consulting

Julia Streets

CEO
Streets Consulting

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Break & In-App Challenge Winner Announcement

The winner will have the chance to make a donation to a charity of their choice! 

2:00 pm - 2:20 pm Fireside Chat: Succeeding in a post pandemic scenario: How can you overcome volatility, achieve liquidity balance, and boost alpha in your portfolio?

Thierry de Vergnes, Head of Acquistion Debt Funds at Amundi Asset Management

Thierry de Vergnes

Head of Acquistion Debt Funds
Amundi Asset Management

Fraser Lundie, Head of Credit at Federated Hermes International

Fraser Lundie

Head of Credit
Federated Hermes International

David Saab, Independent at Consultant

David Saab

Independent
Consultant

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm 360 Perspective: How will COVID-19, trade wars and geo-politics impact EM investing and what tools will you need to unlock global liquidity potential and rebalance your portfolio?

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

Abhishek Kumar, Head of Emerging Markets Debt at State Street Global Advisors

Abhishek Kumar

Head of Emerging Markets Debt
State Street Global Advisors

Nick Eisinger, Co-Head of Emerging Markets Active Fixed Income at Vanguard

Nick Eisinger

Co-Head of Emerging Markets Active Fixed Income
Vanguard

David Saab, Independent at Consultant

David Saab

Independent
Consultant

2:50 pm - 2:50 pm End of Content

HEADS OF FIXED INCOME and PMs THINK TANKS

THINK TANK 1 - DATA & BEST EX

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm The quest for quality data: Setting the standards to enable fixed income market participants to achieve best execution consistently
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

THINK TANK 2 - REGULATIONS

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Thriving in a post MiFID II world: How to build the optimal market structure for buy side firms to use electronic trading more effectively whilst adapting to market developments
David Bullen, Director at Lorgwood Limited

David Bullen

Director
Lorgwood Limited

THINK TANK 3 - PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT & DIVERSIFICATION

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm PMs and Portfolio Diversification: How to enhance the role of research in portfolio management to gain an information edge and best mitigate risks
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