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This is a pre-recorded Virtual Conference
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, 2021Print Agenda Derivatives Trading Forum: Regulatory Change for
9:00 AM Introduction and Welcoming Remarks Scott O’Malia
9:10 AM Keynote Address Hester M. Peirce
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
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
SpeakersBack to Top
Head of USD, GBP, CAD Short Interest Rate Swaps Trading
P. Keaghan Ames
Head of U.S. Regulatory Policy
Ann M. Battle
Assistant General Counsel, Head of Benchmark Reform
Head of Business Development
Quantile Technologies Ltd.
Assistant Chief Counsel, Division of Market Oversight
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
Managing Director, Public Fixed Income - Derivatives
MetLife Investment Management
Head of Capital
Hany M. Farag
Senior Director and Head of Risk Methodology and Analytics
Deputy Head, European Public Policy
Global Head of Public Policy
Goldman Sachs & Co.
Head of Securities Markets, DG FISMA
Assistant Director for Derivatives Policy
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Director, Global Market Risk Analytics
Bank of America
Head of European Institutional Rates
Quantile Technologies Ltd.
Chief Executive Officer
Hester M. Peirce
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Global Head of Linear Rates Trading, Co-Head of NA Rates Trading
Senior Counsel & Head of Regulatory and Legal Practice Group
Course LevelBack to Top
Some knowledge of derivatives documentation is assumed. No advance preparation is required.