France Trading Briefing 2018 Speakers

22 November 2018

Keynote Speaker

Philippe Guillot

Philippe Guillot, Managing Director, Markets Directorate, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) Mr. Guillot took responsibility of the Markets Directorate at the AMF in March 2012. The Markets Directorate oversees markets and monitors market infrastructure. Since joining the AMF, Mr. Guillot has played a leading role in the market microstructure debate. He is an active contributor to various ESMA working groups, focusing on the Markets in Financial Instruments...

France Trading Briefing 2018 Speakers

Ambre Soubiran

Ambre Soubiran is the CEO of Kaiko, a leading provider of institutional grade digital assets market data. Kaiko collects market data from over 30 exchanges encompassing 5,500+ currency pairs. Kaiko’s clients include professional investors, academic researchers, start-ups, and institutional funds in the cryptocurrency space. Prior to joining Kaiko, Ambre spent eight years at HSBC in London and Paris, structuring equity derivatives and equity-based financing solutions...

Anish Puaar

Anish Puaar, Market Structure Analyst, Rosenblatt Securities

April Day

Managing Director, Head of Equities at AFME (Association for Financial Markets in Europe)

Charles Morris

Charlie was previously the Chief Investment Officer at Newscape from 2016 to 2018. He oversaw the assets and managed the Diversified Growth Fund. He restructured the fund with a new investment process, while keeping the portfolio diversified and the volatility low. Over the two years under his tenure, fund assets grew to £11m from a standing start, with gross performance at the top of its...

Conor Foley

Conor Foley, Global Head of Government Relations and Public Policy, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP Conor leads Norton Rose Fulbright’s government relations and public policy practice. He and his team advise clients on legislative and regulatory matters pertaining to cross-border transactions, the provision of financial services and access to markets ranging from agricultural commodities to structured finance products. His clients include agribusinesses, asset managers, banks, commodity...

David Angel

David Angel, Co-Chair France Subcommittee, FIX Trading Community, Director General France & Head of European Business Development, Virtu Financial David Angel, Co-Chair France Subcommitee, FIX Trading Community, Managing Director, Head of European Business Development, drives the growth of Virtu’s new Business across all products and services in Europe, including the relationship management of Virtu’s customer base. David also heads-up Virtu’s Paris Branch and RFQ-hub business....

David Bullen

David Bullen founded his own independent advisory consultancy in 2012, specialising in fixed income electronic trading and market structure change; driven both by regulatory reform and electronic efficiency.  Prior to this, David led Citigroup’s Global Rates & Credit e-Commerce businesses for 17 years.  Previously, David managed Citi’s cross-asset class FICC e-Commerce businesses in Europe and was also heavily involved in the launch of the FIX...

Eric Heleine

Eric Heleine, Head of Trading Desk, Groupama Asset Management

Franck Chatillon

Franck Chatillon, CEO & Founding Partner, Greenwich Dealing Graduated from Paris IX Dauphine University, Franck has spent 18 years in the banking Industry. He started his career in 1994 at JP Morgan before joining Paribas in 1996 in Securities Services to develop the liquidity offer and client financing. Within BNP Paribas, he participated in the creation of BP2S Bank, and manages ALM/treasury and Forex of...

Frederic Pons

Amundi Asset Management ranks first in Europe and 9th worldwide among players in asset management with €1.400 2 billion under management. Frederic is currently co-heading the equity dealing desk at Amundi Intermédiation. In addition to his operational duties, he is also overseeing and developing trading platforms across all asset classes, sticking to best trading standards

Geoffroy Reiss

Chief Operating Officer of Framlington Equities (the Judgmental equity division of AXA Investment Managers). Geoffroy is responsible for all support functions of Framlington Equities, as well as regulatory, risk and legal topics for the equity division. He joined Framlington Equities in 2009 after two years as Deputy Head of Corporate Strategy of AXA Investment Managers. Prior to that, Geoffroy led several strategic projects at the...

Geoffroy Vander Linden

Geoffroy Vander Linden joined Trax in 2014 and is the Country Head for the Netherlands in Amsterdam. Prior to this he was Head of Business Development, being responsible for the development of new business lines and for the revenue across Trax, the post-trade engine of MarketAxess. Last year, he was in charge of the development of Trax’s cross asset-class transparency and trade reporting solutions (APA)...

George Zarya

George Zarya is the CEO of BeQuant, a leading cryptocurrency exchange based in London and Malta. He has extensive experience in the investment and cryptocurrency sector, pioneering electronic trading technology in emerging markets, notably Russian, India and China. Over the years George Zarya has led several successful large investment banking teams as well as running his own business and has spent his entire career in...

Gregory Prays

Gregory is a passionate business owner with over 12 years experience at C-level positions. Through his career, he has performed project delivery for leading institutions including Sogotrade, ChoiceTrade, Saxo Bank, Dell, IBM and Symantec. After working for larger companies for over a decade on both technical and managerial positions, in 2012 Gregory started On Budget and Time to change the way projects are being delivered to...

Jean Luc Lamarque

Jean-Luc LAMARQUE, Global Head of Syndicate, Global Debt Market Based in London, Jean-Luc heads Credit Agricole CIB’s Global Debt Syndicate, which includes all new issues for Investment Grade, High Yield and emerging markets bonds. Jean-Luc joined initially Credit Agricole CIB as head of swaps trading. Prior to joining Credit Agricole, Jean-Luc worked at Natixis and Credit Lyonnais occupying various functions in trading derivative products (swaps and options)....

Joe Everitt

Joe is primarily responsible for Stifel’s Electronic Trading (SELECT) business in Europe. SELECT provides direct market (DMA) and algorithmic execution services in UK and EU equities. SELECT is also one of the leading UK retail service providers (RSP) a request for quote (RFQ) service offered to wide range of private client investment managers, stockbrokers and retail trading platforms. Uniquely, SELECT offers institutional clients access to...

Jordan Lorch

Jordan Lorch, Global Head of Equity Client Strategy and Commission Management, RBC Capital Markets Jordan joined RBC Capital Markets in 2014 to lead their equity client strategy & relationship management effort in Europe. In addition to his client strategy responsibilities Jordan has managed  the research pricing, CSA & MiFID II discussions from a client relationship perspective, helping firms transition and prepare for January go live. More recently...

Laurent Kssis

Laurent Kssis, a 15-year veteran in the ETF and Delta one industry known for his expertise and work with ETF issuers, ETF market makers and investment banks. His experience includes HVB ( Issuer : Indexchange) where he spearheaded the ETF and Delta one desk, Société Generale (Issuer : Lyxor) where he created one of the biggest ETF market making franchise advising institutional clients and State...

Mark Hemsley

Mark Hemsley is President of Cboe Europe, the European division of Cboe Global Markets, joining the firm in 2017 as part of the Bats Global Markets acquisition.  Based in London, Mr. Hemsley oversees Cboe’s European operations, which provide investors with cutting-edge trading and investment solutions for the European equities, global FX and derivatives markets. Cboe Europe operates the largest pan-European stock market and trade reporting...

Matthew Coupe

Matthew Coupe, Co-Chair EMEA Regional Committee & EMEA Regulatory Subcommittee, FIX Trading Community, Director, Barclays Investment Bank Matthew Coupe is Director, Market Structure for the European Markets business at Barclays, based in London. He advises the Markets division on future regulatory change, forms the advocacy position of the markets division on areas of regulatory change, and engages with politicians, trade associations, regulatory bodies and clients...

Nathalie Masset

Nathalie Masset, Deputy Director of Fixed Income, Euronext. Nathalie Masset is Head of Fixed Income at Euronext, and since 2011 has been in charge of developing regulated markets as well as initiatives in the Fixed Income space. Nathalie has over 20 years of experience in European market infrastructures; she started her career at Matif SA, the French futures exchange and since then, held several positions...

Peter Moss

Mr. Peter Moss has been Chief Executive Officer of The Smartstream Reference Data Utility at SmartStream Technologies ltd. since September 2016. Mr. Moss joined SmartStream Technologies in August 2016 following 25 years at Thomson Reuters. He served as Head of Content, Technology and Operations at Thomson Reuters UK Limited since 2003. Mr. Moss joined Reuters in 1989, based in the UK, and held various product...

Quentin van Lidth

MiFID 2 Market Structure & Transparency Lead, BNP Paribas – Global Markets

Rebecca Healey

Rebecca Healey, Co-Chair EMEA Regulatory Subcommittee, FIX Trading Community, Head of EMEA Market Structure and Strategy, Liquidnet

Robin Strong

Robin Strong is Managing Director for Cowen’s Westminster RPA, an industry leading investment research and commission management provider. In his current role, Mr. Strong is responsible for delivering Westminster’s unbundling and MiFID II compliant solutions to its growing client base. He is also responsible for expanding Westminster’s broad range of commission management, research payment and outsourcing services to buy and sell-side investment firms across the...

Simon Dove

Simon Dove, Head, Liquidity Management, Tower Research Capital Europe Limited Simon Dove has been part of the leading Quantitative & Electronic Liquidity Provider, Tower Research Capital Ltd, since January 2017. Simon’s role is to ensure TRC successfully addresses the changing liquidity landscape, and delivers a class leading Systematic Internaliser, which offer’s further innovation & choice to market participants.  TRC’s Systematic Internaliser (TRSI) has been the largest...

Simon Gallagher

Simon Gallagher is Head of Cash and Derivatives at Euronext, with overall P&L responsibility for the franchise, including the product offer, market model, client strategy and liquidity programmes. Current priorities include revamping Euronext’s retail and institutional offers, with a particular focus on enhancing liquidity experience of institutional traders. Prior to this role, Simon held several positions within Euronext in Corporate Finance and Strategy, and occupied various roles...

Stephen Grady

Stephen Grady, Managing Director, Head of Market Structure and Strategy, Ipreo Grady comes to Ipreo with more than 20 years of industry experience, most recently at Legal & General Investment Management, where he was Global Head of Trading. While at LGIM he was Founding Chairman of the UK Investment Industry Association Fixed Income Trading Committee, member of both the FX & Heads of Trading Committees,...

Vincent Aguado

Vincent Aguado is in charge of Fixed Income and FX Trading in Carmignac Gestion since 2013.  

Yann L’Huillier

Yann has been the Group Chief Information Officer for the Tradition Group since April 2010, in his capacity he oversees the Group IT Strategy, development, deployment and support of current and new technology including the Trad-x hybrid and ParFX electronic platforms. Before taking his role at Tradition, he led the development, integration and technological deployment of the Turquoise’s trading platform now owned by the LSE...