APAC Trading and Best Execution Summit – 2021- Day 1 Panel Recordings

APAC Trading and Best Execution Summit – 2021- Day 1 Panel Recordings

Panel recordings are available from the Capital Markets Strategies APAC Trading and Best Execution Summit held on April 20-21, 2021, exploring the business, technological, and regulatory developments in the APAC markets impacting trading and best execution.

Panel – Impact of Regulatory Developments on Trading and Best Execution

  • Update on key regulatory proposals and changes in APAC impacting trading and best execution for institutional investors
  • How institutional investors are adapting to keep pace with changes and ensure compliance with regulations


  • Ari Burstein, Moderator, President, Capital Markets Strategies
  • Philippa Allen, CEO and Founder, Compliance Asia Consulting
  • William He, Senior Manager, Market Structure & Intelligence, Market Infrastructure, Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)
  • Jean-Remi Lopez, Director, Asia Pacific, Government Relations, DTCC
  • Richard Metcalfe, Head, Regulatory Affairs, World Federation of Exchanges (WFE)
  • George Tam, Director, Supervision of Markets, Securities and Futures Commission

Panel – An Examination of Advancements in Technology and Execution Tools and Services

  • Examination of new trade execution tools and services to assist institutional investors
  • Advancements in the use of AI and machine learning in trading
  • How to best use algorithms and other technology-driven trading tools


  • Ari Burstein, Moderator, President, Capital Markets Strategies
  • Robert Barnes, Group Head of Securities Trading & CEO Turquoise Global Holdings, London Stock Exchange Group
  • Patrick Mohr, Global Index Advisory and APAC Head of Execution Consulting, Instinet Pacific
  • Jessica Morrison, CEO and Head of Execution Services APAC, Virtu
  • Hugh Spencer, Head of Asia Equity Trading, Janus Henderson Investors

Panel – Developments in ETF Trading and Market Structure – Trading Issues to Consider for Institutional Investors

  • Innovations in trading platforms and trading tools
  • Increased use of program trading vs. trading of ETFs
  • Evaluating the ETF trade and metrics for gauging liquidity


  • Ari Burstein, Moderator, President, Capital Markets Strategies
  • Antoine de Saint Vaulry, Director, Regional Head of ETF Sales and Business Development, APAC, Citi
  • Tom Digby, Head of APAC ETF Capital Markets, Invesco
  • Peter Harper, Executive Director, Capital Markets & Institutional Business, BetaShares Capital
  • Viktor Ostebo, Head of Institutional Trading, Flow Traders

Panel – A Look at US/Canada Trading and Market Structure Developments

  • Update on key regulatory proposals and developments including market data, transparency of market information, and venue regulation
  • Impact of GameStop and Robinhood – discussion of payment for order flow, short selling and securities lending
  • Growing impact of off-exchange volume, increased role of retail investors, and how traders can access that liquidity


  • Ari Burstein, Moderator, President, Capital Markets Strategies
  • Daniel Gray, Senior Special Counsel, Division of Trading and Markets, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Mehmet Kinak, Global Head of Systematic Trading and Market Structure, T. Rowe Price
  • Justin Schack, Partner/Managing Director, Rosenblatt Securities
  • Tracey Stern, Manager, Market Regulation, Ontario Securities Commission (OSC)
  • Joe Wald, Managing Director, Co-Head of Electronic Trading, BMO Capital Markets

Panel – Trading and Best Execution in Derivatives, Futures, Options and FX

  • Specific issues to consider when trading derivatives, futures, options and FX
  • Challenges to measuring and analyzing execution quality and trading performance


  • Bill Herder, Moderator, Head of Asia-Pacific, Futures Industry Association
  • Russell Beattie, Director, APAC Head of Futures & Options, OTC Clearing Services and FX Prime Brokerage, B of A Securities
  • Richard Clairmont, Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director, ABN AMRO Clearing Tokyo Co., Ltd
  • Roger McAvoy, Managing Director, Global Client Development, Markets Division, Head of SEHK & HKFE, Singapore Branches, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
  • Sharon Shi, Managing Director, G.H. Financials (HK) Limited


Apr 20 - 21 2021

The event is finished.

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