Fixed Income Leaders Summit APAC 2017

September 26-September 28, 2017

The Westin, Singapore

Contact Us: 65 6722 9455

Preparing To Flourish In The Future Landscape

08:00 AM - 08:50 AM Registration and Breakfast

08:50 AM - 09:00 AM Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

09:00 AM - 09:20 AM Buyside Keynote: Gaining an information edge- How to leverage data analytics capabilities to better equip your portfolio managers and traders with valuable data points to avoid missing out on profitable investment and execution opportunities

Siok Kuan Tham, Head of Fixed Income, Singapore, Deutsche Asset Management (Asia) Ltd

Siok Kuan Tham

Head of Fixed Income, Singapore
Deutsche Asset Management (Asia) Ltd

09:20 AM - 09:30 AM Quick Feedback: Revealing the key highlights from the buy side invite only think tank discussion on new buy side to buy side initiatives that can help you combat the liquidity crunch

Kent Rossiter, Head of Asia Pacific Trading, Allianz Global Investors

Kent Rossiter

Head of Asia Pacific Trading
Allianz Global Investors

09:30 AM - 10:10 AM All Star Panels: Staying ahead of the game- How are various technology advancements transforming the fixed income market dynamics and in what ways can you leverage each of them to streamline your investment and trading business?

Clarence Choon, Regional Director, Investment Strategy and Fixed Income, ANZ

Clarence Choon

Regional Director, Investment Strategy and Fixed Income
ANZ

10:10 AM - 10:30 AM Political Guest Keynote: Asia’s double nightmare-Post Brexit and US presidential election - How will these disruptive global political drivers shape the future of the Asian financial markets going forward?

10:30 AM - 11:10 AM Morning Networking Break

11:10 AM - 11:50 AM Oxford Style Debate: True or false- HFT firms have more of a positive impact on the fixed income market as alternative liquidity providers than a negative one?

11:50 AM - 12:20 PM All Star Panel: The future of the Fixed Income market-How will the dynamics between the buy side, sell side, platforms and technology providers evolve as we enter the perfect storm and how should you adapt your interaction with each of them to benefit from this trend?

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12:20 PM - 12:40 PM Fireside Chat: The millennial trader- What are the requirements of both traders and portfolio managers to successfully thrive in liquidity deprived markets?

Bennett Lim, CEO, Nutrimenta , ,

Bennett Lim

CEO
Nutrimenta

12:40 PM - 1:40 PM Networking Lunch

TRACK A: BONDS TRADING IMPROVING WORKFLOW EFFICIENCY

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM Panel: The changing role of IDBs- How are they re-inventing themselves to offer an alternative liquidity service to the buy side?

Siok Kuan Tham, Head of Fixed Income, Singapore, Deutsche Asset Management (Asia) Ltd Clarence Choon, Regional Director, Investment Strategy and Fixed Income, ANZ

Siok Kuan Tham

Head of Fixed Income, Singapore
Deutsche Asset Management (Asia) Ltd

Clarence Choon

Regional Director, Investment Strategy and Fixed Income
ANZ

TRACK B: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE LIQUIDITY SOURCES

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM Presentation: Alternative investments in a low yield environment- Which strategies should you implement to give your portfolio the best exposure?

TRACK C: DERIVATIVES TRADING MOVING BEYOND EMIR AND DODD FRANK COMPLIANCE

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM Creative Boardroom: How can you achieve operational efficiencies when addressing the new clearing, collateral and reporting reforms to add value to the investment process?

TRACK A: BONDS TRADING IMPROVING WORKFLOW EFFICIENCY

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM Track A continues

TRACK B: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE LIQUIDITY SOURCES

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM Panel: Your A-Z guide on fixed income ETFs- How can you incorporate them in your portfolio to give you increased exposure and access to liquidity?

Clarence Chan, Director, Head of ETF and Beta Investments, BMO Global Asset Management

Clarence Chan

Director, Head of ETF and Beta Investments
BMO Global Asset Management

TRACK C: DERIVATIVES TRADING MOVING BEYOND EMIR AND DODD FRANK COMPLIANCE

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM Track C continues

TRACK A: BONDS TRADING IMPROVING WORKFLOW EFFICIENCY

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM Panel Revolution: What makes a credible TCA system? Outlining the building blocks for obtaining reliable pre and post trade fixed income transparency

TRACK B: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE LIQUIDITY SOURCES

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM Track B continues

TRACK C: DERIVATIVES TRADING MOVING BEYOND EMIR AND DODD FRANK COMPLIANCE

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM Creative Boardroom: What are the international standards for clearing houses and what risks are still associated with them and how can you avoid them?

Reserved for Commercial Partner

TRACK A: BONDS TRADING IMPROVING WORKFLOW EFFICIENCY

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM Track A continues

TRACK B: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE LIQUIDITY SOURCES

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM Case Study Revolution: Emerging markets focus- Which countries will offer the most profitable opportunities for fixed income investments in 2017 and beyond?

TRACK C: DERIVATIVES TRADING MOVING BEYOND EMIR AND DODD FRANK COMPLIANCE

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM Women in Trading Think Tank: How can the fixed income industry better attract, develop and retain top female talent?

TRACK B: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE LIQUIDITY SOURCES

3:20 PM - 4:05 PM Track B continues

TRACK C: DERIVATIVES TRADING MOVING BEYOND EMIR AND DODD FRANK COMPLIANCE

3:20 PM - 4:05 PM Track C continues

TRACK A: BONDS TRADING IMPROVING WORKFLOW EFFICIENCY

3:20 PM - 4:05 PM Presentation: Is your OMS and EMS up to the job? How is technology in this space evolving to allow you to do more with less and improve the overall efficiency of your trading desk?

Reserved for Commercial Partner

4:05 PM - 4:45 PM Oxford Style Debate: True or False- Fintech trouble or just a bubble-The finance industry really does need to rethink their investment models and processes to remain competitive and relevant?

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4:45 PM - 5:10 PM Dragons’ Den: Assessing new disruptive technologies- What are the next big breakthroughs you should expect from the FINTECH world?

Kevin Mak, Co-Founder, Ironfly
Join our fixed income dragons during this exciting 'Dragons' Den' style session, where you will hear from four new and innovative start-up FINTECH firms as they present their offerings in a bid to win first place. Listen up as the dragons review the technologies' benefits to your business, predict their future success and deliver their verdicts. The ultimate decision is in your hands though, as the audience get to vote for their favourite. Will you find the next big thing?

Kevin Mak

Co-Founder
Ironfly

5:10 PM - 5:35 PM Conference Wrap-up: Tailor the content- Your final chance to have your unresolved fixed income pain points resolved

Catalin Burlacu, Portfolio Manager, Maiora Asset Management

Catalin Burlacu

Portfolio Manager
Maiora Asset Management

5:35 PM - 5:40 PM Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

5:40 PM - 3:45 PM Conference Close

3:45 PM - 11:59 PM Keynote: The latest financial application of AI- How is this space evolving to deliver big business benefits and how can you prepare to embrace this new reality?

Stephen Fisher, Chairman and CIO, First Degree Global Asset Management

Stephen Fisher

Chairman and CIO
First Degree Global Asset Management