FX Invest 2023 Agenda

FX Invest 2023 Agenda

FX Invest North America - 2023 Agenda

08:0009:00

Registration opens

08:00 - 09:00

09:0009:05

Opening Remarks

09:00 - 09:05

09:0500:45

Macro events & strategies

09:05 - 15:15

09:0509:30

Opening Keynote: Rates, central banks, and the dollar

09:05 - 09:30

09:3010:15

Macro markets – current state look at FX markets

09:30 - 10:15

  • Dollar reaction function in a recessionary environment
  • How undervalued are Euro and Yen right now?
  • Impact of China reopening on asset classes and the broader dollar

10:1510:45

Morning Networking Break

10:15 - 10:45

10:4511:30

Trade strategies – finding the best options for alpha and hedging opportunities

10:45 - 11:30

  • When diversifying outside of the US, what currencies do you look at?
  • Are quant and high frequency trading making a return to FX?
  • FX use in fixed income hedging

11:3012:15

Liquidity constraints – dealing with the ebbs and flows of the FX market

11:30 - 12:15

  • Cost of trading – improving efficiencies in an increasingly fragmented market
  • UMR implications – how does regulation hinder liquidity and what can be done?
  • Market exits – how do you get out of restricted markets that have liquidity issues?

12:1512:45

Inflation Debate: Good or bad?

12:15 - 12:45

12:4513:45

Networking Lunch

12:45 - 13:45

13:4517:45

FX Structure

13:45 - 17:45

13:4514:30

FX back-office – enhancing efficiencies in FX trading while mitigating risk

13:45 - 14:30

  • Central clearing – reducing the complexity of bilateral connections through netting
  • UMR boost – examining the impact of phase six on clearing demand
  • Expanding PvP – how can we get coverage for EM pairs and slow the rise in settlement risk?
  • Platforms – best venues for clearing swaps, NDFs, options and more

14:3015:15

FX Execution – FinTech’s growing role in the trading process

14:30 - 15:15

  • Currency overlays – passive hedging to reduce currency risk
  • Principal vs agency execution
  • Reporting and analytics – accessing the best TCA data
  • Custody – how can we get greater transparency?

15:1515:45

Afternoon Networking Break

15:15 - 15:45

15:4516:30

FX workflows – utilizing cloud technology to make remote trading secure and efficient

15:45 - 16:30

  • Infrastructure – allowing workflows to span across a wide-ranging employee geo
  • Cost impact – SaaS inclusion to reduce cost of operations
  • Automation – increasing use of electronic trading

16:3017:15

FX interfaces – what’s next for traders?

16:30 - 17:15

  • Algos – how can we improve quality and reduce manual order entry?
  • Risk management automation – improved systems for realized risks coming into your books
  • Less liquid pairs – how can you automate for currency pairs that suffer from liquidity issues?

17:1517:45

Closing Keynote: Riding volatility – being prepared for major moves up to 4 standard deviations

17:15 - 17:45