TradeTech FX 2017

September 11-September 13, 2017

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos, Barcelona

44 (0) 20 7368 9836

Saeed Amen

Founder
Cuemacro
Over the past decade, Saeed Amen has developed systematic trading strategies at major investment banks including Lehman Brothers and Nomura. Independently, he is also a systematic FX trader, running a proprietary trading book trading liquid G10 FX, since 2013. He is also the author of Trading Thalesians: What the ancient world can teach us about trading today (Palgrave Macmillan). Through Cuemacro, he now consults and publishes research for clients in the area of systematic trading. His clients have included major quant funds and data companies such as RavenPack and TIM Group. He is also a co-founder of the Thalesians. Saeed will be joining the Fireside Chat session ‘Data, Data, Everywhere - With the increasing need to aggregate and analyse all data points, how can you exploit big data and data analytics to make more informed trading decisions?’ on the 13th September.


Day 2 - Wednesday 13th September 2017

11:40 AM Fireside Chat: Data, Data, Everywhere - With the increasing need to aggregate and analyse all data points, how can you exploit big data and data analytics to make more informed trading decisions?

  • What are the current limitations of market data and how can you overcome them using data analytics to solidify your trading strategy?

  • What are the best data sources to use when predicting market sentiment?

  • How can you improve your access to FX market data to satisfy your best execution obligations?

  • How can you incorporate data analytics from other asset classes and bring this into a fragmented FX world?