Creating the future... now

Euroclear Asia Collateral Conference Thursday 23 November 2017


08:30 - Welcome



Opening remarks

Frederic Hannequart, Chairman, Euroclear


Euroclear update

Olivier Grimonpont, Global Head of Collateral Management and Securities Lending, Euroclear

09:40 - Panel

OTC Derivatives Initial Margin

The next steps for our industry

How has the market adapted to mandatory margin exchange? What are the challenges that lie ahead?

  • Keith Noyes, Regional Director, Asia Pacific, ISDA (moderator)
  • Naveen Khanna, Chief Operating Officer, Rates & Currencies Trading, Global Markets, BAML
  • Noel Carlin, Global Head of Repo Trading & Collateral Optimisation, ANZ
  • Purtini Joshi, Head of Collateral Sales, APAC, DTCC
  • Tom Gorman, Executive Director, Senior Counsel, Goldman Sachs


10:25 - Presentation

Standalone presentation by Global Collateral Ltd, the Euroclear and DTCC joint venture

Olivier de Schaetzen, Head of Product Solutions – Collateral Management, Euroclear


Coffee break

11:15 - Panel

Securities Lending

The changing dynamics both globally and regionally

How are the changing dynamics in the region impacting securities lending within Asia?

  • Stuart Jones, Chairman, PASLA (moderator)
  • Matthew Ketley, Executive Director, Asia SBL Trading, J.P. Morgan
  • Nicolas Roc, Director, APAC Desk Head - Securities Lending Trading, BlackRock
  • Valerie Rossi, Global Head of Securities Financing, ABN AMRO Clearing

12:00 - Presentation

Standalone presentation - Global Reach Market

Ivan Nicora, CEO Hong Kong Branch & Regional Head – Asia Pacific, Euroclear



14:00 - Panel


Opportunities and challenges resulting from the regional trends in collateral within Asia

  • Vijay Chander, Executive Director – Fixed Income, ASIFMA (moderator)
  • Aditya Bhargava, Director, Global Securities Finance, ING Bank, Singapore
  • Ian Ross, Head of Repo APAC, JP Morgan
  • Karim Chabane, Director, Head of APAC Collateral Management, Citi
  • Sean Bunyan, Asia Head of Financing Sales, Standard Chartered Bank

14:45 - Panel

Corporate Treasury

Looking ahead for diversified strategies in liquidity & risk management

What are the options available to corporate treasurers looking to invest their cash reserves? Do diversified strategies in liquidity and risk management make sense?

  • Jack Cheung, CEO, Treasury Markets Association  (moderator)
  • Gogo Ko, Deputy General Manager, Finance Department, Yue Xiu Enterprises (Holdings) Limited
  • Olivier Bouan, Structured Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, Global Markets, BNP Paribas
  • Vincent Chow, Group Treasurer, HK Electric
  • Yanny Leung, Vice President, Bank Resource Management, Morgan Stanley


Coffee break

16:00 - Panel

ETF / Funds

ETF & Investment funds in Asia

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using funds as collateral vs more traditional asset classes?

  • Isaac Wong, Director, Asia Head of Funds Product, Euroclear (moderator)
  • Antoine De Saint Vaulry, Head of ETF and Flow Trading Asia, Commerzbank AG
  • Chris Pigott, Senior Vice President, Head of Hong Kong ETF Services, Brown Brothers Harriman
  • David Quah, Co-Managing Director, Quantitative Investment Solutions, Value Partners
  • Jacqueline Pang, Head of Capital Markets for SPDR Exchange-Traded Funds, Asia Pacific, State Street Global Advisors



Joseph Tan, Director & Chief Representative, Euroclear Bank Representative Office Singapore


Evening cocktail at AMMO