Welcome to the North American Trading Architecture Summit 2015
The agenda of this conference was very well set. The topics focused on key issues affecting sell-side and buy-side organizations. The panel discussions were lively and panelists were willing to share valuable insights and views.Keyvan Azami, Director - Head of Rates eTrading and Algo IT, Barclays
Selection of topics outstanding and current, matched with superbly qualified panelists!William M. Noe, President, Asset Development Corporation
The discussions of HFT and managing risk and regulatory change were especially interesting and timely, and it was great to hear directly from regulators and industry leaders.Ted Larkin, Business Analyst, Consultant
I found it to be a useful information session with current topics.Sean Joyce, VP, Barclays
An excellent source of information about the state of present and future trading architecturesJames Miller, CIO, Sigma Capital Group
All the sessions I attended were thought provoking and provided insight on the challenges facing the industry and how these challenges are being resolved.VP, Societe Generale
It was great to see so many companies attend this one event.Henry Yip, Vice President - Electronic Communications Manager, HSBC Securities USA INC
The best event for trading architectureAlex Abramov, Director, ISACA
This was a very well organized conference with excellent discussions and topics covered.Lyndon Freedman, Executive Director, J.P. Morgan
Good content and great networkingChief Architect of Equities, Credit Suisse
Topic variety was very good. The moderators moved each discussion very well.Sr. Counterparty Data Analyst, AIG, Inc.
Great and insightfulAnthony Brown, Director, BTIG
The summit was pretty insightful about the burning topics and how the large financial institutions are handling them.Vineet Khanna, Sr Project Manager, HOOPP
It is always useful to stay up to date on the marketplaceAntonio Tortorici, VP, BNP Paribas RCC
Brought practitioner level substance.Tony Bishop, Chief Strategy Officer, The 451 Group
Great opportunity to socialize with top industry leaders about latest trends and programsAlessandro Petroni, Principal Global Architect Financial Services, TIBCO Software
It was Informative and interesting.Subu Sangameswaran, VP Development, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Very well organized. Good balance of practical information and market trends in technologies.Mehmet Yanilmaz, Partner, Myra Trading
Solid technological overview of the industry at current and direction of near-future development.Markus Bickelmaier, Vice President, BTIG
Well organized topic with diversified panelsBadarinath Vinjamuri, Associate Director, RBC Capital Markets
2015 C-level Roundtable:
"Innovation, collaboration and regulation - transforming your enterprise to achieve business goals and profitability"
- Michael Radziemski , CIO, LORD ABBETT
- Carol Dow, CTO, VANGUARD
- Nancy Selph, COO, UBS
- William Murphy, CTO, BLACKSTONE
WatersTechnology are proud to announce the 5th annual North American Trading Architecture Summit, which will take place on April 21 at the Marriott Marquis hotel in New York.
Registration is complementary to delegates from investment banks, investment management firms, asset management firms, pension funds and hedge funds - SECURE YOUR PLACE TODAY!
This summit brings together senior trading and enterprise infrastructure executives from the biggest financial organizations across North America to discuss the most urgent business, operational and technological challenges that are driving the financial IT industry.
The agenda has been designed specifically for trading technologists, architects and IT leaders and is split into two steams covering both front and back office technology challenges. Stream one will discuss the latest developments in trading technology whereas stream two will cover the latest advances in trading strategies and enterprise infrastructure.
Attracting over 400 sophisticated technology investment specialists, trading technology experts and senior enterprise architects, this event offers an unrivalled opportunity to hear from industry experts whilst networking with like-minded peers. Attending the event will provide you with a unique opportunity to acquire constructive advice and tips that will help you to grow the profitability of your business and stay ahead of competition.
Key highlights of the 2015 agenda:
- C-level roundtable discussion exploring innovation, collaboration and regulation
- Adopting cutting edge technologies to enhance the efficiency of your trading desk
- Driving business efficiency through a flexible enterprise infrastructure
- Utilizing data analytics tools for smarter trading and decision making
- Developing your risk management strategy to embrace new technologies and opportunities
- Identifying tools and areas of the business that can reduce your latency
- Embracing new opportunities presented by the electrification of the fixed income market
- The evolution of cloud computing: What is the next frontier for data storage?