Fixed Income Future Leaders USA 2017

May 16-May 18, 2017

Westin Copley Place - Boston

44 (0)207 368 9330

David Parker

Head of Sales
MTS Markets


Day 2- Thursday 18th May 2017

13:00 PM 360 Perspective: What are the business requirements for the buy side to transition from a price taker to a price maker?

  • Buy side as price makers- What tools do the buy side need to advance their price making capabilities?
  • What has changed in the buy sides workflow and how are they defining liquidity and making prices?
  • The do’s and don’ts- What is the functional underpinning of pricing and how can you create a methodology for accurate pricing?
  • Discovery methodology- How can you find out who has bonds, how to get them and the potential impact on pricing if they start to trade?
  • Pricing illiquid funds- With limited data points is it possible to create reliable and accurate prices yourself?