TradeTech FX 2017

September 11-September 13, 2017

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos, Barcelona

44 (0) 20 7368 9836

Yoav Barnes

Managing Director
Victory FX
Yoav is the Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at Victory FX, the specialist G10 currencies, gold, silver and oil accounts manager and consultant. He is responsible for managing funds and consulting for firms and HNIs based on the unique Orbits trading strategy which he developed for six years. It identifies genuine (from false) breakout of long term price range with 90% probability for very large moves. Yoav will be taking part in the Panel Discussion ‘Automated vs. Discretionary trading - what method of trading are the current market conditions best suited to and where is alpha coming from?’ on the 13th September.


Day 2 - Wednesday 13th September 2017

12:00 PM 360° Perspective: Automated vs. Discretionary trading - what method of trading are the current market conditions best suited to and where is alpha coming from?

  • How is automated trading continuing to impact the FX market – how far are we from a fully automated market?

  • Are the performances of systematic and discretionary trades synchronized and what are the macro drivers for this?

  • What are the benefits of discretionary trading vs. automated trading methods?

  • What discretionary and automated strategies are best suited for current and near future market conditions - factors to consider when making trade decisions •Can all strategies be automated?