Derivatives Trading Forum: Regulatory Change

Wednesday, April 28 to Friday, May 28, 2021
Online


This is a pre-recorded Virtual Conference

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Recording available until May 28, 2021

 

Derivatives trading strategies have had to adapt to a variety of market and regulatory changes, and more are in the pipeline. This virtual event will explore what’s driving the change and how trading venues and market participants are adapting their product set and trading strategies in response.

This is a pre-recorded ISDA Virtual Conference:

  • This is a recording of the Derivatives Trading Forum: Regulatory Change conference which took place on April 28, 2021
  • Registrants will have access to the recording until 5.00 PM EDT on May 28, 2021
  • After submitting your registration you will receive a confirmation email with a link to view the documents and recording

 

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

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9:00 AM Introduction and Welcoming Remarks Scott O’Malia

Scott O’Malia, Chief Executive Officer, ISDA

9:10 AM Keynote Address Hester M. Peirce

Hester M. Peirce, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

9:30 AM Trading Replacements to LIBOR Ann M. Battle, Karl Abdelnour, Joe Demetrick, Bhas Nalabothula, Edward Ocampo, Thomas Pluta

With a clear timetable now set for LIBOR’s future, what implications will this have for trading strategies and popular LIBOR-based products? Which alternative rates are attracting liquidity, and how can be this improved? How are venues and exchanges adapting their product sets, and what are market-makers and clients looking for?

Moderator: Ann M. Battle, Assistant General Counsel, Head of Benchmark Reform, ISDA
Karl Abdelnour, Head of USD, GBP, CAD Short Interest Rate Swaps Trading, Citibank
Joe Demetrick, Managing Director, Public Fixed Income - Derivatives, MetLife Investment Management
Bhas Nalabothula, Head of European Institutional Rates, Tradeweb
Edward Ocampo, Advisory Director, Quantile Technologies Ltd.
Thomas Pluta, Global Head of Linear Rates Trading, Co-Head of NA Rates Trading, J.P.Morgan

10:20 AM Break

10:25 AM Fireside Chat with Tilman Lüder, European Commission Steven Kennedy, Tilman Lüder

Steven Kennedy, Global Head of Public Policy, ISDA
Tilman Lüder, Head of Securities Markets, DG FISMA, European Commission

10:55 AM Break

11:00 AM Adapting to Regulatory Change Bella Rozenberg, P. Keaghan Ames, Lillian Cardona, Doug Friedman, Benoît Gourisse, Michele Kershaw, Carol McGee

With a new administration in place in the US, what are the key agenda items for the CFTC and SEC? How will the SEC’s proposed SEF rules evolve under new leadership? In Europe, how might MiFID II/MiFIR adapt to reflect the post-Brexit environment, and what will this mean for trading firms?

Moderator: Bella Rozenberg, Senior Counsel & Head of Regulatory and Legal Practice Group, ISDA
P. Keaghan Ames, Head of U.S. Regulatory Policy, Credit Suisse
Lillian Cardona, Assistant Chief Counsel, Division of Market Oversight, Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
Doug Friedman, General Counsel, Tradeweb
Benoît Gourisse, Deputy Head, European Public Policy, ISDA
Michele Kershaw, Vice President, Goldman Sachs & Co.
Carol McGee, Assistant Director for Derivatives Policy, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

11:50 AM Break

11:55 AM Optimized Trading in a New Regulatory Environment Panayiotis Dionysopoulos, Tobias Becker, Jonathan Berryman, Hany M. Farag, Adolfo Montoro

The final Basel capital framework will place greater importance on standardized approaches, and all banks – even those using sophisticated internal models – will be expected to calculate capital requirements on this basis. What impact will this have on balance sheet allocation and the range of services offered by bank trading desks? How will this affect clients and their ability to execute in size?

Moderator: Panayiotis Dionysopoulos, Head of Capital, ISDA
Tobias Becker, Head of Business Development , Quantile Technologies Ltd.
Jonathan Berryman, Consultant, ISDA
Hany M. Farag, Senior Director and Head of Risk Methodology and Analytics, CIBC
Adolfo Montoro, Director, Global Market Risk Analytics, Bank of America

12:45 PM Conference Concludes

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Karl Abdelnour

Head of USD, GBP, CAD Short Interest Rate Swaps Trading

Citibank

Citi

P. Keaghan Ames

Head of U.S. Regulatory Policy

Credit Suisse

Ann M. Battle

Assistant General Counsel, Head of Benchmark Reform

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Tobias Becker

Head of Business Development

Quantile Technologies Ltd.

Jonathan Berryman

Consultant

ISDA

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Lillian Cardona

Assistant Chief Counsel, Division of Market Oversight

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Joe Demetrick

Managing Director, Public Fixed Income - Derivatives

MetLife Investment Management

Panayiotis Dionysopoulos

Head of Capital

ISDA

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Hany M. Farag

Senior Director and Head of Risk Methodology and Analytics

CIBC

Doug Friedman

General Counsel

Tradeweb

Benoît Gourisse

Deputy Head, European Public Policy

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Steven Kennedy

Global Head of Public Policy

ISDA

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Michele Kershaw

Vice President

Goldman Sachs & Co.

Tilman Lüder

Head of Securities Markets, DG FISMA

European Commission

Carol McGee

Assistant Director for Derivatives Policy

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Adolfo Montoro

Director, Global Market Risk Analytics

Bank of America

Bhas Nalabothula

Head of European Institutional Rates

Tradeweb

Edward Ocampo

Advisory Director

Quantile Technologies Ltd.

Scott O’Malia

Chief Executive Officer

ISDA

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Hester M. Peirce

Commissioner

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Thomas Pluta

Global Head of Linear Rates Trading, Co-Head of NA Rates Trading

J.P.Morgan

Bella Rozenberg

Senior Counsel & Head of Regulatory and Legal Practice Group

ISDA

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Intermediate

Some knowledge of derivatives documentation is assumed. No advance preparation is required.

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