Exchange consolidation. Co-location issues. Rate of connectivity and the search for ever lower latency. This environment the trader finds himself in, with the need for speed driving the latest innovations, and the government engaged in push-back, is challenging and one ripe for discussion. The application of algorithms in the high frequency space has been addressed in the equity market but what's the next area of growth? What developments are occurring in FX, Options, Futures, Commodities and the other asset classes?

Join us for an evening discussion, one of the series of High Frequency Trading events produced by the Mankoff Company, and learn from your colleagues in the industry. Our panels bring together trading experts, leading practitioners and innovators in the field who bring real-life experience to the talks. Learn why over 1,000 of your industry colleagues have attended The Mankoff Company events which combine applicable "top of mind" discussions with advanced networking opportunities.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

5:45 pm Registration
6:15 pm Panel I: Winning the Speed Game While Remaining Compliant: Regulations, Changes in the Markets and its Impact on Trading Across Asset Classes

This panel addresses:
  • Updates on the latest regulations today's market
  • Fragmentation, liquidity, connectivity and achieving best execution How has HFT impacted the multi asset market
  • Consolidation of the Exchanges - what is the impact on the trader?
Moderated by:
Stacey Mankoff, Managing Principal, The Mankoff Company

Panelists include:
  • Graeme Burnett, Partner, Celeritas Markets, LLP
  • Nikolai Marangozov, VP-Electronic Trading, Morgan Stanley
  • Bruce Weber, PhD, Professor & Chair, Management Science Operations, London Business School
7:00 pm Panel II: Build, Buy and Beyond: Selecting and Implementing the Best Tools to Achieve a Successful Multi Asset Strategy in Trading

This panel addresses:
  • Key considerations in building a platform: Assessing the efficiencies that can be achieved and issues to be addressed when moving towards an HFT strategy across asset classes
  • Assessing and addressing risk
  • Future focus on technological application: What's the next phase and the next "hot" area?
Moderated by:
Mike O'Hara, Publisher, The High Frequency Trading Review

Panelists include:
  • Rakesh Shah, Managing Director, Kingly Capital
  • Peter van Kleef, CEO, Lakeview Arbitrage
  • Hendrik Klein, Owner, DaVinci Invest Ltd.
  • Sebastian Yoon, Vice President of Financial Network Services, CFN Services
  • Chris Farrow, Technical Lead, Chronos Technology
8:00-9:00 pm Networking Reception
Following the conclusion of the Roundtable Panel Sessions join us for a Networking Cocktail Reception to further discuss the most top of mind issues of those involved in the financial markets

If you are interested in participating at this event, please contact
Stacey Mankoff at or at 347-463-9551

Who Will be Attending the Event:
  • FX, Options and Futures Trading Desks
  • Proprietary Trading Desks
  • High Frequency Traders
  • Traders
  • Hedge Funds
  • Commodity Trading Advisors
  • Risk Managers
  • Portfolio Managers
  • Broker/Dealers
  • Technology Firms
  • Solution Providers
  • Law Firms
  • Consulting Firms
  • Advisory Firms
Event Venue:
Grange Holborn Hotel
50:60 Southampton Row
London WC1B 4AR
T: 020 7242 1800

Registration is now Closed