Fixed Income Future Leaders USA 2017

May 16-May 18, 2017

Westin Copley Place - Boston

44 (0)207 368 9330

Michael Buchanan

Head of Global Credit
Western Asset Management Company


Day 1- Wednesday May 17th 2017

08:30 AM Head Trader Keynote Panel: The view from the Global Heads- What are the top priorities for the buy side fixed income trading business over the next 12 months?

  • What are the major buy side priorities for fixed income in 2017/18 and how will this change trading and investment divisions?
  • How are trading desks being re-structured to facilitate the development of traders and PMs in a new market order?
  • Where is the investment in new technology going in order to focus trading resources where they are truly needed?
  • With more impetus on the buy side and a reduction in price making and liquidity provision from the sell side, how should you change the roles of your traders to prosper in a new market structure?