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THE LARGEST FINANCIAL B2B EXPOWe are the first and largest financial business to business expo in the world. Since May 2012 we have connected over 35,000 attendees with over 1,500 service providers from around the world at our renowned expos in Limassol and Hong Kong. We pride ourselves in delivering the highest quality expo within our industry that our attendees, exhibitors and sponsors have come to expect. From high end entertainment and networking venues to top quality food and beverage we will stop at nothing to offer the best possible expo experience.
14 EXPOSA solid track record of 14 shows focused on bringing invaluable business opportunities to brokers and investors.
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19:00 - 21:00
Location: FRITES BELGIUM ON TAP, WAN CHAI iFX EXPO
Welcome Party & Badge Pick Up Let’s kick off the 3-day iFX EXPO Asia 2019 in style. Join us, once again, for an evening full of laughter, good music and most of all, countless networking opportunities among potential partners and industry peers. We promise to make your event experience not only productive, but also memorable. Please Note: On-spot registration will NOT be available at the Welcome Party, so please ensure to register online in advance. Collecting your badge at the Welcome Party means not only skipping the queues on the first day of the expo, but also increasing your networking chances during the party. You will NOT need your badge to access the Welcome Party.
09:00Opening of Registration and Expo Doors10:00 - 10:45 Location: Speaker HallPANEL - CEOs panel: The Industry’s 2019 in Asia and BeyondIn this high-profile session, leading players in the APAC region will weigh in on some questions that will define the future of the industry. Are ESMA’s regulations in Europe spurring a push towards Asia? Can global players cater to the local crypto appetite? And just what is about to happen in China? Join the industry's senior executives to gain a glimpse into what the future holds.
10:30 - 11:00 Location: Workshop RoomInstitutional liquidity, what is next! • Credit Financier Invest1. Traditional PBs/PoP Vs direct LPs 2. Institutional technology and connectivity 3. Cost, executions and cost 4. Regulation and new markets 5. Local partnerships or direct market access through branches.
11:00 - 11:45 Location: Speaker HallPANEL - Crypto Trading in Asia: Building Blocks for Institutional AdoptionWith crypto prices plummeting, the infrastructure for the broader adoption of digital assets is still gaining pace. In this forward-looking panel, experts across different areas of the crypto marketplace will shed light on its most recent developments, delving into some of the obstacles awaiting retail brokers, crypto exchanges, and institutional grade investors.
11:15 - 11:45 Workshop RoomHow to Meet the Demands of the Maturing Crypto Industry and Build a Leading Exchange • SpotWareThe cryptocurrency exchanges have changed dramatically in recent years. Today’s traders and investors have different needs and expectations than they used to. As the cryptocurrency industry matures, it is becoming more important to build exchanges that are responsive to these changes. In this workshop, we will focus on: • How exchanges have changed in recent years and why, • What are the needs of traders and exchanges nowadays, • What is Exchange 2.0, • How to build your own cryptocurrency exchange.
12:00 - 12:45 Location: Speaker HallFIRESIDE CHAT - Mario Singh and Ray Barrows on Trading, Agility, and SuccessMario is an industry veteran and a passionate author. Ray’s trading career spans over 30 years, with an impressive 39% per annum rate of return. In this discussion, the two will share their lessons about what it takes to be a winner, how one can achieve consistency in dynamic markets, and why the psychology behind successful trading is important for brokers and industry participants alike. Don’t miss out on this highly inspirational conversation.
12:30 - 13:30Lunch12:30 - 13:15 Workshop RoomKey Market Trends for Trading FX in 2019 • Swissquote BankUncertain political and stable economic outlook dominate global financial market expectations. This seminar will break down Swissquote Bank’s key trends driving FX markets for 2019.
15:00 - 15:30 Workshop RoomYour best investment in 2019 will be AI • Impact Tech LTDHow Sentiment Analysis and Natural Language Processing increases customer value.
15:30 - 16:00 Location: Speaker HallPANEL - Marketing & Acquisition: The Factors Driving Your ROIIn 2018, tech and advertising giants have assumed the role of quasi-regulators, imposing limitations on the financial products in FX and crypto. With daunting GDPR compliance and generally narrowing margins, the need for effective marketing is stronger than ever. How can this be achieved, how much should it cost, and what special traits are required to succeed in the APAC region? Join experts and executives for a discussion covering everything marketing, from nitty-gritty tips for funnel optimization to strategy and future-looking questions.
16:30 - 17:00 Workshop RoomWhat is an Ideal Trading Environment for Traders in China? • Fortex, IncThe speaker will summarize his industry experience in the region, present interesting facts and recommend feasible methods to help providers to offer ideal trading environment to traders in China. The workshop will cover the following topics: • Set up correct expectation on trade execution • Trade dispute handling • Trading infrastructure optimization • Policies risk mitigation, etc.
21:00 - Late • Location: Ophelia Club, Wan ChaiOfficial iFX EXPO Night PartyWe’re rising to the challenge of bringing you one of the best parties in the industry. Bonding and networking is our aim, and partying is our game! Therefore, we promise you an unforgettable night with music and drinks to loosen and unwind, whilst networking away from the Expo Hall.
09:30Opening of Registration and Expo Doors10:00 - 10:45 Location: Speaker HallPANEL - Beyond the bASICs: Opportunities in APAC in 2019As Beijing is consistently tightening its grip on financial services and capital outflows, global brands need to reevaluate their strategy. Is ASIC license still an option, Do regional markets’ liquidity and trading volumes make a compelling business case, and can brokers that existed still tap on its vast potential? Join a host of local and international experts, for a glimpse into the trends that will shape 2019 in Asia.
10:15 - 10:45 Workshop RoomSocial CopyTrading: Wealth Management for All • eToroThis workshop will cover eToro’s revolutionary CopyTrading feature, which gives retail investors access to skilled traders from around the world. Topics to be discussed include how to copy a trader, factors to consider when copying someone, and how to make your investment work for you.
11:00 - 11:45 Speaker HallPANEL - Diversifying to Crypto: Lessons LearnedAfter crypto markets tanked in 2018 and traders lost appetite, the needs of retail brokers have changed. In this candid conversation, crypto adopters and enablers will analyze the full impact that plummeting prices have had on the industry. What are the best ways for brokers to diversify offerings with digital assets, and how can industry participants prepare today for the next crypto ralley?
12:00 - 12:45 Speaker HallPANEL - FX Technology Catchup: Looking for A Silver BulletWith stricter regulation and narrowing margins, the retail FX business is becoming more competitive and automation will play a key role in driving Alpha. Outsourcing or in-house development? Proprietary software or third party partnerships? Neural networks or automation with a human touch? Join experts who will share a wealth of data and insight to address key questions in technology today.
12:30 - 13:30Lunch14:00 - 14:30 Workshop RoomMarijuana CFD’s – This years must have product • InflyxEvery brokerage needs a new story to tell their clients to keep them engaged. Having a Marijuana CFD offering will be the answer in 2019.
16:00Closing of Expo Doors