Fixed Income Future Leaders USA 2017

May 16 - 18, 2017

Westin Copley Place - Boston

+44 (0)207 368 9330

 Will Rhode
Will Rhode Principal Boston Consulting Group

Will Rhode joined BCG in 2014 and is a Principal and a core member of the North American Capital Markets practice in New York. He has more than 15 years of experience in the capital markets industry. His areas of expertise include investment banking, market structure, sales & trading, technology, regulation and risk management. Prior to joining BCG, was Principal and Director of Fixed Income Research at Tabb Group. Will received a BA in Political Science from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England. He has lived and worked in Europe and Asia as well as the US and is regularly quoted in the media and spoken at numerous industry conferences on capital market-related issues.



Day 1- Wednesday May 17th 2017

9:30 AM Board-Level Perspective: The big picture on market structure- What are the major developments transforming US fixed income markets and how will this change the way you interact with your sell side, platform and technology counterparts?

  • Market structure through the lens- what has changed on the back of regulation and new technology, and what remains the same?
  • Is consolidation amongst new fixed income venues inevitable and if so why is this not yet happening?
  • Can brokers still remain competitive in a new age of liquidity provision, pricing formational and reduced dealer balance sheets?
  • With more data and technology available to the buy side, what will be the long term impact on fixed income market structure?
  • What type of market can facilitate an efficient structure between buy side, sell side and platforms, and how can all market players work together to make this a reality?