TradeTech FX 2017

September 11-September 13, 2017

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos, Barcelona

44 (0) 20 7368 9836

Rajib Ranjan Borah

Director
iRage Capital
Rajib is the co-founder at iRage - a High Frequency Trading firm based in India. At iRage he manages the trading business - contributing a significant portion of the exchange volumes in derivative segments in Asian exchanges. At QuantInsti, which provides a globally unique online program on algorithmic trading, Rajib works with exchanges and other financial institutions to design educational programs; and also manages certain course segments. Prior to iRage, Rajib worked with leading HFT firm Optiver – trading strategies that contributed a significant portion of equity & equity derivative volumes in most major US & European exchanges. Previously, as a strategy consultant, Rajib assisted a consortium start a national commodity derivatives exchange. He had also interned with Bloomberg R&D in New York and with Solutia’s EMEA strategy HQ in Belgium


Day 1 - Tuesday 12th September 2017

15:50 PM In Conversation: How can you better source algos, measure their performance, and establish the best times to use them?

  • Accelerating your algo capabilities in the new regulatory landscape - what are the standards you should expect from FX algos to best meet your best execution needs?

  • Sorting the wheat from the chaff - how can you establish the differences between different sets of algos from different providers?

  • The latest in algo innovation - what are the third generation algos coming to the fore, including VWAP algos, dynamic algos, and the use of AI, and how and why should you use them?

  • How are providers helping the buy side manage the settlement complexities involved with algorithmic trades?

16:50 PM Global Currency Roundtables: Breaking down geo-political boundaries – All you need to know about currency trends to meet your investment objectives across global jurisdictions

Join these informal, locality specific roundtables hosted by one individual expert in that jurisdiction. This is your chance to quiz a market expert on where the opportunities lie in a continent of your choice, and the implications this will have on currency investing. Each roundtable is limited to 10 buy side to entice an interactive, open discussion. Drill down on the major macro indicators affecting each jurisdiction:
USA Roundtable - What impact is the Trump era having on US capital markets?
Hosted By: Marc Chandler, Head of FX Strategy, Brown Brothers Harriman
Europe Roundtable - What does Brexit and recent and upcoming European elections mean for the European investment landscape?
Hosted By: Helen Thomas, Senior Currency Portfolio Manager, SSGA
Asia Roundtable – Algorithmic trading opportunities in Asia – challenges and opportunities
Hosted by: Rajib Ranjan Borah, Director, iRage Capital
EM Roundtable - Are emerging markets finally set to rally significantly in 2017/2018?
Hosted By: Paul Chappell, Chief Investment Officer, C View
Australia/NZ Roundtable – Key challenges and opportunities in this region
Hosted By:  Jeremy Lawson, Chief Economist, Standard Life Investments