Agenda

Markets & Regulation
Derivatives & Portfolio Management
Liquidity & Collateral Management
Technology & Innovation
Sustainability & Investing
Digital Assets & Markets
09:00 - 10:00
Registration
09:15 - 10:15
Networking Breakfast - Women In Derivatives (WIND) – open for all registered ladies
Speakers:
Eckert, Heike, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Börse
Sell, Christina, Chief Sustainability Officer Trading & Clearing, Deutsche Börse
10:30 - 10:45
Welcome & Housekeeping Notes with Michael Peters, CEO Eurex and Annette Weisbach, Correspondent Germany, CNBC
Welcome
10:45 - 11:05
Keynote - Deutsche Bank
Speakers:
Simon, Stefan, Chief Administrative Officer, Deutsche Bank
Keynote
11:05 - 11:50
Navigating politics in 2022
  • Political and macro-economic developments within the EU and beyond – what are the implications for the financial markets?
  • What is the global political framework post-COVID?
  • What are the evolution of the European capital markets and the next steps for advancing the CMU project?
  • What is the future relationship between the EU and UK and the future of pan-European regulations?
Moderator:
Weisbach, Annette, Correspondent Germany, CNBC
Speakers:
Book, Thomas, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Börse
Lück, Martin, Investment Strategist, BlackRock
Simon, Stefan, Chief Administrative Officer, Deutsche Bank
Toncar, Florian, Parliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance Germany
Panel
11:50 - 12:50
Networking Lunch - Sponsored by Susquehanna International Group
Break
12:50 - 13:10
Keynote - Goldman Sachs
Cross Asset Volatility during stagflation.
Speakers:
Mueller-Glissmann, Christian, Head of Asset Allocation Research, Goldman Sachs
Keynote
13:10 - 13:40
Crypto & derivatives
Crypto assets are growing at a rapid pace, with increasing interest from institutional investors, which is driving renewed focus on developing robust standards and legal foundations.
  • How Central Banks are addressing Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC)
  • Why Crypto regulation must stay ahead of innovation
Moderator:
Weisbach, Annette, Correspondent Germany, CNBC
Speakers:
Giancarlo, J. Christopher, Former Chairman, US Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Fireside Chat
13:40 - 14:00
Transition Break
Break
14:00 - 14:15
Cryptocurrency fad or forever?
The price of bitcoin more than doubled during 2021 providing huge trading opportunities.
  • With digital currencies being launched by central banks, what is the future of digital assets?
  • Looking beyond bitcoin to the future of digital assets.
  • What impact will central bank digital currencies have on the market?
  • What is the outlook for digital currencies in 2022 and beyond?
Moderator:
Lancaster, Ross, Head of Research, Acuiti
Speakers:
Sandner, Philipp, Head, Frankfurt School Blockchain Center
1 on 1
Latest trends and opportunities across asset classes and markets
Moderator:
Mitting, Will, Founder & CEO, Acuiti
Speakers:
Syrimis, Pavlos, Managing Director, Head of Single Stock Vol Trading, Goldman Sachs
1 on 1
The role of derivatives in the sustainability transition
Moderator:
Weisbach, Annette, Correspondent Germany, CNBC
Speakers:
Engelberts, Pauline, Global Chief Operations Officer, ABN AMRO Clearing Bank
1 on 1
14:15 - 14:30
Transition Break
Break
14:30 - 15:15
CCP Switch and the future of EU and UK regulations
The EU gives itself three more years to end euro clearing reliance on London. What’s next?
  • What is the relationship between EU and UK for regulations in the future?
  • What will be the consequences if equivalence is not maintained?
  • What are the developments in other jurisdictions?
Moderator:
Mourselas, Costas, Senior staff writer, Risk.net
Speakers:
Bonin, Gaspard, Deputy Global Head of Derivatives Execution & Clearing, BNP Paribas
Graulich, Matthias, Member of the Executive Board, Eurex Clearing
Karl, Ulrich, Head of Clearing Services, ISDA
Löber, Klaus, Chair of the CCP Supervisory Committee, ESMA
Roßberg, Thilo, Head of Fixed Income, Currency & Commodity Markets, LBBW
Panel
Navigating a New Era of Cross-Asset Volatility
Tightening monetary policy and inflationary pressures are adding to the risks facing investors this year. They're also creating opportunities for volatility trades across asset classes. This panel will examine the fresh forces shaping volatility markets and how investors can take advantage.
  • Where are the new volatility opportunities?
  • Managing the new normal – inflation, geopolitical risks, central bank tightening
  • Tail risk hedging – what’s next?
Moderator:
Mitting, Will, Founder & CEO, Acuiti
Speakers:
De Quiros, Hugo Bernaldo, Senior Cross Asset Trader, Optiver
Hekster, Tobias, Co-CIO, True Partner Capital
Möhrle, Marc, Portfolio Manager, DWS
Panel
Institutional adoption of crypto assets
Institutional investors are rapidly increasing adoption of crypto assets. What are the prerequisites for entering the crypto space, and how will growing institutional adoption impact crypto liquidity?
  • The path of least resistance – and how pre-post trade is in line with traditional market infrastructure
  • What are the existing ETPs?
  • What is the role of cash settled products for institutional adoption?
  • Credit intermediaries and the lack of Prime Brokers
Moderator:
Khasawneh, Radi, Derivatives Editor, GIG
Speakers:
Carlton, Edd, Institutional Digital Asset Trader, Flow Traders
Laesser, Konrad, Head of Sales EMEA, Genesis Trading
Sarbhai, Sagar, Head of Business Solutions, Fireblocks
Strijers, Luuk, Chief Commercial Officer, Deribit
Panel
15:15 - 15:45
Networking Break & Coffee
Break
15:45 - 16:05
What is next in ESG Multi Asset?
To be announced.
Speakers:
Friede, Gunnar, Head of ESG, Multi Asset & Solutions, DWS Investments
Keynote
Trends in EURO STOXX 50 Futures: A Review of Two Decades
Speakers:
Menkveld, Albert J, Professor of Finance, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Keynote
16:05 - 16:20
Transition Break
Break
16:20 - 17:05
The evolution of the ELP
Electronic liquidity providers have invested significantly in their direct to client offerings over the past few years. What does that mean for liquidity, competition, and buy-side execution?
  • How are ELPs approaching different asset classes and diversifying product offering?
  • How is the competitive landscape for ELPs evolving?
  • How are ELPs seeking to expand the warehousing of risk and offering to the buyside?
Moderator:
Mitting, Will, Founder & CEO, Acuiti
Speakers:
Bibb, Rebecca, Executive Director, Single Stock Vol Trading, Goldman Sachs
Hardiman, Cathal, Head of Direct Counterparty Trading Europe, IMC Trading B.V.
Roth, Randolf, Member of the Executive Board, Eurex
Panel
Embracing innovation in Repo
Repo markets have shot to prominence over the last three years. But how has the industry used the spotlight to launch new products and innovation?
  • What have repo markets learned over the past three years?
  • Where is innovation today in repo?
  • How is cleared repo creating new opportunities for the buy-side and their banks?
Moderator:
Galper, Josh, Managing Principal, Finadium
Speakers:
Keltner, Travis, Managing Director, Head of Repo Trading and Financing Solutions, State Street
Odendall, Frank, Head of Securities Financing Product & Business Development, Eurex
Steger, Jasper, Senior Investment Manager, MN Services
Subramanian, Karthik, Executive Director, Financing desk, J.P. Morgan
Panel
17:05 - 17:20
Transition Break
Break
17:20 - 18:05
ESG risk management from a pension fund perspective
This panel will be looking specifically on the challenges and implementation trends in ESG Risk management from a pension fund perspective.
  • How are pension funds approaching risk management in ESG?
  • What challenges remain?
  • How are the upcoming EU regulatory changes simplifying ESG risk management for pension funds?
Moderator:
Webb, Dominic, Reporter, Responsible Investor
Speakers:
Hielkema, Petra, Chairperson, EIOPA
Kaiser, Lars, Head of Group Sustainability, VP Bank AG, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Leppälä, Matti, Secretary General, CEO, PensionsEurope
Panel
Big, Alternative, Meta: New "Data-Verses" that excite investors
Big Data, Alternative Data, Metaverse: Applications and implications for active investors
  • What alternative data sources are pioneers using?
  • How are investors integrating alternative data sources into their strategies?
Moderator:
Knab, Matthias, CEO, Opalesque
Speakers:
Al-Wakil, Anmar, Senior Data Science Strategist, Ravenpack
Huynh, Thanh-Long, CEO, QuantCube Technology
Mattatia, Stephane, Managing Director, MSCI
Panel
How and where will Blockchain & DLT technologies make changes to the way capital markets operate?
  • What is the business case for the use of DLT in settlement processes?
  • What does custody of digital assets look like?
Moderator:
Mitting, Will, Founder & CEO, Acuiti
Speakers:
Amlani, Amar, Head of EMEA Digital Assets, Goldman Sachs
Bruenjes, Tim, Head of Sales Germany, Austria, Nordics, CEE & Russia, Fireblocks
Scott, Rob, Global Head - Market Infrastructure, Participants & Services Institutionals - Markets, Sponsors & Service, Commerzbank AG
Panel
18:05 - 18:15
Closing Remarks
Closing
18:15 - 23:00
Networking Reception - open to all attendees
Join us for drinks & food and enjoy chatting and networking with peers in person!
All times are in CEST.
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