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    MiFID II – The regulatory overview 
    How will MiFID II affect research, best execution policy, transaction reporting, market making and trading venues? What do regulators expect in a post-MiFID world? How have member state regulators prepared for the implementation of MiFID II? What are the consequences of the overall tightening of the framework around algos? Which derivatives will be subject to the mandatory trading / clearing obligation?
    HostJohn BakieHead of Digital, The Trade
    Panelists: Ashlin Kohler, Director, Global Rates eCommerce, FICC, Citi
      Rachael HutchinsTrading Solutions, Compliance and Regulation, Bloomberg Tradebook
      Mark SpanbroekActing Chairman, FIA EPTA

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    Trader surveillance – What MiFID II requires 

    What are the MiFID II requirements for trader communication surveillance? Which communication types are covered? What are the requirements for proactive monitoring?
    Host:Tom Honeywell, Director, NICE Systems
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    Coffee Break
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    FinTech – A helping hand 
    How can disruptive technology assist with best execution? What help is available to firms who are struggling with compliance requirements under MiFID II? Can new ideas like Blockchain help with best execution or post-trade issues?
    Host: Mark SpanbroekActing Chairman, FIA EPTA
    Panelists: Mark Ford, Principal Consultant, LiquidMetrix
    Stefan Hendrickx, CEO, Ancoa
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    Buy-side discussion: Market making and liquidity issues 
    How will the increased importance of Systematic Internalisers affect market behaviour? How will OTC trading be affected?
    HostJohn BakieHead of Digital, The Trade
    Panelists: Lee SandersHead of FX and FI Dealing, AXA Investment Managers
    Pedro FernandesCo-founder & CEO, ResearchPool

  6. Close of Seminar / Cocktail Reception

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