29 June 2017
LSE Headquarters, London


We will discuss the latest trends in the development of program and hardware platforms utilised by exchanges, brokerages, investment banks and other industry participants, with focus on software Quality Assurance and efficiency. The program will include presentations and panel discussions for representatives of the leading financial services and technology organisations.

As our goal is to make the event challenging and exciting for all participants, we are reaching out to software Product and Quality Assurance leaders of the global investment banks, senior technology staff from the world's leading exchanges, and top specialists from trading and post-trade technology vendors interested in speaking at our event.

We plan to discuss the following topics:

  • Promoting stability in the financial markets

  • MiFID II regulatory, technical and implementation standards

  • QA for advanced execution platforms

  • Operational acceptance for complex systems

  • Latency measurement and monitoring

  • Test automation

  • Cognitive technologies

  • Formal methods

  • Hardware acceleration

  • Trading technology trends and innovation

  • Blockchain and cryptocurrencies

  • Risk management systems

  • Software testing

  • Client on-boarding

  • Program analysis

  • Artificial Intelligence

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