Asia EQD 2018 Agenda

Day One – Oct 11

11:00am: Welcome & Introduction

Peter Thompson, EQDerivatives, president and co-founder

11:15am: Liberalising China's Financial Systems

Professor Terence Chong, Lau Chor Tak Institute of Global Economics and Finance, Hong Kong

12:00pm: Two-Track, Two-Speed Growth: New China vs. Old China | Markets In Wonderland

Guillaume Derville, head of equity & derivatives strategy, BNP Paribas, Hong Kong

12:45pm: Networking Lunch

At the Rossio, Level 1 off the Grandé Praça

1:45pm: Exchange Product Update: Singapore Exchange

Michael Syn, executive v.p. and head of derivatives, SGX

2:00pm: Approaches To Harvesting Risk Premia

Yoram Layani, BNP Paribas

Lea Vaisalo, senior portfolio manager, PKA

Gus Dhothar, head of Asia portfolio management & trading, Goldman Sachs, Equity Solutions Group - Investment Management Division

Tanuj Dutt, portfolio manager, Nikko Asset Management

3:00pm: Coffee Break

Grand Ballroom I & II (Level 1)

3:30pm: Japan: Navigating Abenomics, Negative Rates & Uridashis

Oleg Lugovkin, portfolio manager, Argentiere Capital AG, Zug, Switzerland

Michael Sloyer, executive director, Goldman Sachs, Tokyo

4:30pm: International Vol Perspectives

Remy Ripoll, Deutsche Bank, Hong Kong

Neale Jackson, portfolio manager, 36 South Capital Advisors, London

Jamie Cassidy, head of index options Europe, Susquehanna International Group, Dublin

Pierre de Saab, partner, Dominice & Co., Geneva

Marc Perrigault, portfolio manager, Schroders, London

6:00pm: Cocktail Reception @ The Vista

Mingle with speakers and fellow attendees over hot & cold canapes, a Pata Negra ham carving station, sweets, beer and Portuguese wine

Day Two – Oct 12

7.15am - Networking breakfast

8:30am: Economist Address

Klaus Baader, head of research for Asia and chief economist for Asia Pacific, Societe Generale, Hong Kong

9:15am: The Changing Face Of The APAC Derivatives Markets

Bill Sarran, Distribution & Relationship Manager, Asian Derivatives, Optiver, Sydney

9:45am AEJ Developed Markets: Trading in Korea and Taiwan

Govert Heijboer, co-cio, True Partner Fund

10:15am Coffee Break

10:45am: Exchange Product Update: CME Group

Tim McCourt, managing director and global head of equity products, New York

11:00am: Drivers & Dislocations In Fixed Income & FX In APAC

Andrew Scott, head of flow strategy & solutions, APAC, Societe Generale, Hong Kong

Daniel Scinto, portfolio manager, BFAM Partners, Hong Kong

11:45am: The Portfolio Manager View: Macro & Cross Asset Vol Perspectives In China & Japan

Filip Siekierczak, director in equity derivatives sales, Deutsche Bank, Hong Kong

Liam Stevenson, portfolio manager, CITIC Securities, Hong Kong

Paul Yoo, senior portfolio manager, MAPS Capital Management, Hong Kong

John Asher, portfolio manager, Pine River Capital Management, Hong Kong

Sohit Khurana, co-chief investment officer & co-founder, Maso Capital

Contact EQDerivatives president & co-founder Peter Thompson for future event opportunities and availability.