TradeTech FX 2017

September 11-September 13, 2017

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos, Barcelona

44 (0) 20 7368 9836

Olivier Doleires

Head of Foreign Exchange Management
Union Bancaire Privee
Olivier is the head of the Currency Management Foreign Exchange team for the UBP Investment Management division. He has designed and set up the FX platform for Asset Management. His team manages passive and active currency risk as well as tailor made FX strategies across funds and mandates. Olivier has developed an active investment process for investing in global currencies. He also contributes on the Bank’s Investment Committee. Before joining UBP, Olivier spent 15 years at Pictet Asset Management both in London and Geneva where he held several positions as an Investment Manager, initially in the Multi-Asset and Total-Return unit and subsequently in the Asian Equity Long/Short team where his focus was on ASEAN countries. Olivier will be adding his expertise to the Panel Discussion ‘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?