Global Derivatives Trading & Risk Management
April 16 - 20, 2012 (Hotel Arts Barcelona )
Global Derivatives & Risk Management is the longest running and largest derivatives & risk management conference in the World. Established in 1994, the conference has built up a reputation as the one must-attend event in the industry.
ISDA 27th Annual General Meeting
April 30-May 2, 2012 (Chicago, IL)
ISDA's annual member's only conference.
Commodities and Derivatives Exchange World
March 20 - 22, 2012 (Istanbul, Turkey)
Join over 100 CEOs and COOs from the world’s leading commodity, derivatives, energy and futures exchanges at the Commodities & Derivatives Exchange World conference. Learn how the Singapore Mercantile Exchange, Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, Power Exchange Central Europe and Multi Commodity Exchange of India have managed market volatility and expanded their revenue streams in commodities and derivatives. Meet CEOs, CIOs and CTOs from global trading venues during the shared networking breaks with the 7th annual World Exchange Congress & Exchange Technology World.
Fixed Income Markets 2012: Changes ahead. Staying ahead.
January 24, 2012 12-7PM (TimesCenter, New York)
A TABBForum Event: There is more to fixed income trading than regulatory uncertainty. Downgrades of sovereign debt and the ongoing credit crisis are affecting the market landscape perhaps even more than the proposals coming out of Basel, Brussels and Washington.
CFTC Open Meeting to Consider Three Final Rules
December 20, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, December 20, 2011, at 9:30 a.m., on the following topics:final rule on real-rime reporting of swap transaction data; final rule on swap data recordkeeping and reporting requirements; and final rule on effective date for swap regulation.
Preparing for Derivatives Reform: The New Era of Electronic Trading under Dodd-Frank
December 6th, 6-8 p.m. (Located at IBM’s Midtown offices)
The Association of FinTech Professionals with support from IBM & Tradeweb present an evening panel discussion followed by refreshments Preparing for Derivatives Reform The New Era of Electronic Trading under Dodd-Frank Tuesday, December 6th 6:00pm (panel discussion begins at 6:30pm) IBM 590 Madison Ave (at 57th Street) - 12th Floor New York, NY Complimentary Invitation / Limited Seating Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
ISDA Symposium® Litigation in the OTC Derivatives Market
December 5th, 2011 New York City
A distinguished panel of litigators and senior practitioners will discuss a number of recent cases of interest to the OTC derivatives market, including recent ISDA amicus submissions. Panelists will present brief summaries of the arguments made in the cases and the orders or judgments issued, focusing on the potential ramifications for the OTC derivatives markets. Given that this Symposium is intended for senior legal practitioners, the audience will be encouraged to engage in the discussion.
Counterparty Credit Risk Seminar
December 1st, 2011 New York City
ISDA seminar on Identifying and Measuring Counterparty Credit Risk including Counterparty risk and replacement cost, Double default risks and wrong-way risks, Loan equivalent exposures: potential future exposure and expected positive exposure
7th Annual Optimising OTC Derivatives Operations in Fund Management
November 22-23rd, 2011 London
OTC Derivatives Operations is an exclusive event designed specifically for the buy-side practitioners tasked with overseeing the accuracy and clarity of their company’s operations.
6th Annual OTC Derivatives Operations & Processing
November 16th, 2011 New York City
This conference, sponsored by Financial Technologies Forum will examing key topics impacting operations in the OTC derivatives space.
Fundamentals of OTC Derivatives Clearing
November 16th, 2011 Chicago
Central clearing is assuming an increasingly important role in the OTC derivatives marketplace. This course is designed to help market participants understand and navigate the important changes that lie ahead for the industry.
Global Derivatives Trading & Risk Management USA
November 14th-17th, 2011 Chicago
Global Derivatives USA is now being launched to address the key issues facing quants, risk managers and traders in the American derivatives market.The event will examine the latest cutting-edge research in pricing, risk managing and trading derivatives across all asset classes and address the current economic and regulatory changes which are altering the very nature of the derivatives market. DerivAlert visitors can receive a 10% discount using VIP code: FKN2235DA.
EU OTC Derivatives & Clearing 2011
November 09th-10th, 2011 London
EU OTC Derivatives and Clearing 2011 will provide all market participants with in depth guidance on the new rules and also discussions, valuable insights and viewpoints from both regulators and buy and sell side market participants.
2010 SIFMA Annual Meeting
November 08th, 2011 New York
Firms are faced with unprecedented challenges and this event will bring together the industry leaders who can provide inside perspectives on what Dodd-Frank regulation really means for your business. Program topics will address regulatory impact on capital, fiduciary standards, the outlook for the markets, the economy, derivatives, and much more.
Risk USA 2011
October 31, 2011 New York, NY
Developed through in-depth research with senior professionals actively involved in the marketplace, and in collaboration with the prominent associations and regulatory bodies, this four-day, six-stream event offers you the unrivalled opportunity to gain a firm grasp to the future of risk management and derivatives through provoking and controversial debate and cutting-edge presentations addressed by world-class speakers.
Compliance and Legal Society Fall Seminar
October 25th, 2011 New York, NY
A seminar covering: Regulatory Reform, Identifying and Managing Regulatory Risk, Retail Brokerage and Advisory Issues, Institutional Legal and Compliance Issues, Litigation and Enforcement Developments, Ethical Issues for the Securities Lawyer
GARP Regulatory Forum - NYC
October 11th, 2011 New York, NY
This intensive forum addresses some of the most complex provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act and covers derivatives trading, proprietary trading (Volcker-rule) structured products, regulatory oversight, and investor protections. This forum also discusses the anticipated impacts and the interrelationship between this Act with the broader spectrum of risk regulations.
FIA Expo 2011 - 27th Annual Futures & Options Expo
Octobor 10th-12th, 2011 Chicago
The Expo showcases products, services and information for market professionals and participants. Hundreds of risk management products, trading tools, books and exchange and technology products are presented by more than 140 companies from around the world. More than 5,200 people from more than 30 countries attend Expo. Attendees range from senior staff at brokerage firms and exchanges to floor traders, pension fund managers, corporate treasurers, CTAs and CPOs, and individual investors.
Markets Media Chicago Trading & Investing Summit
October 6th, 2011 Chicago, IL
Markets Media is pleased to present its fourth annual Chicago Trading & Investing Summit, convening the top players from the city’s vibrant proprietary-trading community. The event will take place on Thursday October 6th 2011 at the CONRAD Hotel in Chicago.
SCI's 2nd Annual CDS Seminar
October 6th, 2011 New York, NY
With Dodd-Frank regulations about to take effect how are market participants getting to grips with the many varied requirements of the Act? Discussion and debate is critical for all sides to fully understand the implications for electronic trading and SEFs; centrally cleared vs bilateral trades; risk management; and documentation. This conference, through panel debates and workshops, seeks to address these issues and to bring the various stakeholders together for the second in our annual series of CDS Conferences in New York. Join us to discuss a wide variety of issues affecting your business and help shape the future of the CDS markets.
2nd Annual Swap Execution Facility Conference
October 3rd, 2011 New York City
SEFCON II will assemble wholesale financial markets executives at one time and one place in New York, October 3, Monday to discuss the issues related to those who operate, participate in and will rely upon Swap Execution Facilities.Regulatory reform issues will be covered including Dodd-Frank Regulations and what it means to global financial wholesale markets.The conference will feature participants from leading inter-dealer brokers, exchanges and wholesale financial markets participants as well as demonstrations of trading platforms for interest rate and credit derivatives, fixed income, money market products, foreign exchange, energy and equity derivatives.
GARP Regulatory Forum - Europe
September 20th, 2011 London
The Capital Requirements Directive (CRD) continues to be refined, reflecting Basel III framework requirements for new capital measurements, leverage and liquidity requirements, and at the same time strengthening regulation, supervision and risk management of the entire global financial system. This one-day intensive forum presents a comprehensive assessment within a global regulatory context and an unambiguous discussion of these policy initiatives.
Risk Oversight Summit
September 19th- 20th, 2011 Washington D.C
The FIS Risk Oversight Summit is a “how-to” knowledge-sharing event specifically tailored for boards of directors, CEOs, COOs, CROs, CCOs and executive management. The conference will bring together key stakeholders under one roof to attain optimal risk management performance. Attending banking and regulatory experts include : Senator Chris Dodd, John Dugan, Bill Isaac and Tom Brown.
FIA Interest Rates Forum
September 14th, 2011 NYC
During the FIA Interest Rates Forum, latest information on the execution, clearing, registration and regulation of Interest Rates Swap will be discussed.
CFTC Technology Advisory Subcommittee on Data Standardization Public Meeting
August 5th ,2011 Washington D.C
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today announced that on August 5, 2011, the Subcommittee on Data Standardization, a new Subcommittee of the CFTC’s Technology Advisory Committee, will hold a public meeting.This will be the first of at least three subcommittee public meetings to occur this year, with the other two public meetings tentatively scheduled for September 30, 2011, and November 4, 2011.
CFTC and SEC Joint Public Roundtable to Discuss International Issues relating to the Implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act
August 1st ,2011 Washington D.C
The staffs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will hold a joint public roundtable on August 1, 2011, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, to discuss international issues related to the implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
ISDA Market Infrastructure Initiatives Conference
July 26th, 2011 New York, NY
Post-trade processing continues to be a high strategic priority for firms, as it is for regulators and supervisors. The conference will provide updates on all the key aspects and the projects which ISDA is leading.Panels of experts and service providers will discuss their views on the current state of clearing and provide updates on developments in OTC clearing over the past year and challenges that remain as the markets continue to change.
OTC Derivatives - The Future of Trading Venues & Central Clearing Debate
July 19th, 2011 London
In the run up to the subprime crisis, derivatives, known as CDS of ABS, accelerated the irresponsible lending behaviour of certain US banks. Subsequently when the web of OTC contracts around Lehman Brothers was torn apart the world was plunged into the “Great Recession”. Three years later the legislators and regulators have been very busy but are we really on the brink of a meaningful reform of OTC derivatives? Can these markets ever be made as robust as the existing futures and options exchanges? Come and join us for a thoughtful discussion on “OTC Derivatives the Future of Trading Venues & Central Clearing”.
CFTC Open Meeting to Consider Four Final Rule Proposals and One Proposed Rule under the Dodd-Frank Act
July 19th, 2011 Washington D.C
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. to consider four final rules and one proposed rule under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
SIFMA's 2011 Dodd Frank Impact Analysis Summit
July 13th, 2011 NYC
SIFMA's one-day regulatory reform summit featuring leading financial services executives, senior regulators and legislators focusing on Dodd-Frank regulation and what it means for the economy, clients and your business.
Program topics will address regulatory impact on capital, consumer credit, fiduciary standards, derivatives, business models and more.
CFTC Open Meeting on Five Final Rule Proposal under the Dodd-Frank Act
July 07th, 2011 Washington D.C
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting to consider five final rules under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Senate Banking Committee to host hearing on the Emergence of SEFs
June 29th, 2011 Washington D.C
The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs will host a hearing on the Emergence of Swap Execution Facilities: A Progress Report on Wednesday, June 29th.
Post-Trade Forum - The Future of Clearing Houses in Europe
June 23, 2011 London
The debate at the first Post-Trade Forum with leading industry experts will present the pros and cons of a single consolidated Clearing House in Europe.
The OTC Derivatives Summit
June 22, 2011 London
This conference will bring together trading venues, users and post trade organisations to debate solutions to some of the technical and strategic challenges facing the derivatives trading landscape, while examining ways to benefit from this period of change.
SunGard's New York City Day
June 20, 2011 New York City
SunGard's New York City Day will focus on how capitalizing on change through Transparency, Efficiency and Networks will be key components for growth and sustainability of the finance industry.Meredith Whitney will be the keynote speaker for the event.
Testimony Before the House Committee on Financial Services
June 16, 2011 Washington D.C
CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler to testify before the House Committee on Financial Services. The event is open to the public.
CFTC and SEC Staff Public Roundtable Discussion on Proposed Dealer and Major Participant Definiations under Dodd-Frank Act
June 16, 2011 Washington D.C
The staffs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) intend to hold a joint public roundtable to discuss proposed definitions required under Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act).
Testimony before the US Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry
June 15, 2011 Washington D.C
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting to consider effective dates of provisions in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Derivatives Update: Impact of Dodd-Frank
June 9th, 2011 NYC
Hosted by Financial Markets World, this conference brings together financial services executives, managers and staff seeking up-to-date information and practical solutions to the wide-ranging challenges facing the capital markets industry.
FIA/FOA International Derivatives Expo
June 7th-8th, 2011 London
Sponsored by the Futures Industry Association and the Futures and Options Association, this event showcases the lasted products and technologies for the derivatives industry.
CFTC Roundtable on Swap Data Recordkeeping and Reporting
June 8th, 2011 Washington, DC
Staff of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public roundtable on June 8, 2011, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm to discuss technical aspects of implementing infrastructures for issuance and maintenance of Unique Product Identifiers (UPIs), as they apply to CFTC’s proposed swap data recordkeeping and reporting rules, as well as other CFTC proposed rules, with a focus on the products and entities under the Commission’s jurisdiction. The roundtable will assist the CFTC in the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
CFTC Roundtable on the Protection of Cleared Swaps Customer Collateral
June 3rd, 2011 Washington, DC
Staff of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public roundtable on June 3, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., to discuss issues related to the protection of cleared swaps customer collateral. The roundtable will assist the CFTC in the rulemaking process to implement the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.