Singapore’s role as Asia’s equity hub to be analysed by Singapore Exchange CEO
SINGAPORE, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Magnus Bocker, CEO of Singapore Exchange (SGX), will address over 500 buy-side traders, senior representatives from the major exchanges, regulators, brokers and technology experts at TradeTech Asia, on Wednesday, 19 November, at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.
While Asian growth continues to outpace the rest of the world, access to its markets remains a key concern. Mr. Bocker will be sharing his thoughts on how Singapore can participate and become Asia’s equity trading hub. Other topics under discussion throughout the two-day conference include the changing regulatory environment, dark pools and platform integration along the long-awaited Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect project.
Mitha Srinivasan, Conference Director of TradeTech Asia, said, “TradeTech Asia is delighted to have SGX on board as the lead partner for the conference and are looking forward to Magnus Bocker, CEO, delivering the keynote address on 19th November.”
Other guest speakers at TradeTech Asia include Kent Rossiter, Head of Asia Pacific Trading, Allianz Global Investors, Ian Cohen, COO, HSBC, Sanjay Awasthi, Director, Eastspring Investments, Ashok Kalyanswamy, Global Head of Equities and Futures Techonology, Macquarie Group. The speaker line up also comprises an additional 50 Asian Heads of Trading and Technology from Asia’s top asset management and investment banking firms.
Now in its 11th year, Tradetech Asia is the biggest annual meeting of buy and sell-side equity traders in Asia and will bring together more than 600 senior equity trading and technology professionals at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, 19-20 November.
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