Fixed Income Leaders Summit APAC 2017

September 26-September 28, 2017

The Westin, Singapore

Contact Us: 65 6722 9455

Buy Side Only Platform Evaluation Day, Tuesday 26 September 2017 - Establish The Right Platform Partnerships To Prosper In The Fragmented Landscape

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Welcome Lunch

12:45 PM - 12:50 PM Welcome Address

Prachi Panda, Conference Director, Fixed Income Leaders Summit APAC

12:50 PM - 1:00 PM Chairperson’s Opening Remarks



1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Buy Side Perspective: Prepare your check-list- What questions should you be asking to fully recognise the pros and cons of each initiative?

Jethro Goodchild, SVP, Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income, Asia, Aviva Investors Pedro Bastos, CEO Asia Pacific, HSBC Global Asset Management Pierre Humblot, Head of Business Development, Eastspring Investments
  • The platform paradigm- How can you establish which initiative you should be supporting and why?
  • When evaluating platforms, what are the key areas you should be testing and looking out for?
  • What different platform models can help you prosper in a new electronic environment?
  • How can you establish what platform is best suited to fit into your current workflow?

Jethro Goodchild

SVP, Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income, Asia
Aviva Investors

Pedro Bastos

CEO Asia Pacific
HSBC Global Asset Management

Pierre Humblot

Head of Business Development
Eastspring Investments

1:30 PM - 2:10 PM Platform Perspective: A 5 minute introduction to each initiative involved today- What is their USP and what benefits do they bring to you the buy side?



2:10 PM - 3:30 PM Buy side Q&A Roundtables : Evaluate 1-4 of the newest platform offerings with your buy side peers to understand who is best placed to meet your liquidity needs

  • What are the key differences between the new initiatives and how can they help you overcome the liquidity drought?
  • How can the initiatives help you source new liquidity pools in liquidity constrained markets?
  • Where are the new platforms up to in their on-boarding life cycle and how successful has the process been?
  • What different eTrading protocols are available to the buy side and what benefits do they bring?

  • 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Refreshment Break



    4:00 PM - 5:20 PM Buy side Q&A Roundtables : Evaluate 5-8 of the newest platform offerings with your buy side peers to understand who is best placed to meet your liquidity needs



    5:20 PM - 5:25 PM Live Vote: Take part in our live vote to get an insight into the features the buy side were most impressed with as well as the opportunities they see for future developments



    5:25 PM - 5:30 PM Chairperson’s Closing Remarks



    5:30 PM - 11:59 PM Platform Evaluation Day Drinks Reception: Available to Platform Evaluation Day attendees only