TradeTech FX 2017

September 11-September 13, 2017

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos, Barcelona

44 (0) 20 7368 9836

Brigitte Le Bris

Managing Director, Head of FX and Global EM
Natixis Asset Management
Brigitte Le Bris heads up the FX strategy for Natixis Asset Management, the 7th largest money manager in Europe, where she has been since September 2010 as Head of Currency and Global Fixed Income. Brigitte is directly responsible for the strategy within both emerging market and G10 currencies. Brigitte is on the TradeTech FX Europe 2017 Advisory Board and will be contributing her expertise to the Panel ‘Geo-political investment trends in the new world order - What major events in 2017 will have the biggest impact on FX markets, and how can you set up a winning strategy to capitalize on these?’ on the 12th September.


Day 1 - Tuesday 12th September 2017

3:10 PM 360° Perspective: Geo-political investment trends in the new world order - What major events in 2017 will have the biggest impact on FX markets, and how can you set up a winning strategy to capitalize on these?

  • What is the tail risk associated with the UK voting itself out of the EU – is there a clear vulnerability for the sterling? Can London remain the global FX trading hub?

  • What are the key fundamentals and drivers of the US dollar in 2017 and 2018? Will political change in the United States inspire drastic shifts to investment regimes and conditions or will it be mitigated by strong economic policy continuity?

  • What do the major elections in Europe mean for the Eurozone - Is there a risk of further break-up? How will the effect of additional member countries leaving the EU put stress on the Euro and ultimately impact interest rates and global capital markets?

  • What is the outlook for the pound and the Euro in 2017 and how can you best manage the risks associated with the two currencies?

  • What investment opportunities can be found amidst the uncertainty?