STANY 2019 Annual Conference Returns to NYSE

Look out Big Apple, the industrys biggest and brightest are getting ready to meet up and examine all things trading and market structure.

The Security Traders Association of New York (STANY) will be holding its 83rd annual conference on April 4th from 7:30 am to 9 pm at the nations oldest exchange – the New York Stock Exchange.

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The confab is the affiliates premier event which features thought provoking panels and speakers, opportunities to network and make meaningful business connections in the securities and financial services industry and a charity component. STANY offers a full day of content kicked off by its Women in Finance supported breakfast and culminating in a party on the floor of the historic exchange featuring music from Raw Sugar.

Similar to last years event, the days proceedings are closed to the media except for the evening reception.

STANY advances its philanthropic mission by focusing on women veterans – who are the fastest growing population of under-served U.S. veterans. STANYs Women in Finance’s goal is to give back to these women warriors in gratitude of their service to us and our country.

The Foundation for Women Warriors charity that STANY is supporting this year is a unique support organization created for the women veteran community. They provide essential programs to empower the resiliency and professional development of Women Warriors. Every step is dedicated to supporting these outstanding women to navigate obstacles and realize their maximum potential after their service career. The Foundation connects veterans to affordable housing options, employment, professional development, transition assistance, advanced education and legal assistance.

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Here is a look at the days events

7:30 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. Women in Finance Breakfast

8:00-8:30 AM
Christy Turlington Burns, Founder, Every Mother CountswithSara Eisen,”Squawk on the Street” Co-Anchor and “Closing Bell” Co-Anchor, CNBC

8:30-9:00 AM
James White,Head of Diversity & Inclusion at Lord, Abbett & Co. LLCwithSara Eisen,Squawk on the Street” Co-Anchor and “Closing Bell” Co-Anchor, CNBC

9:00-9:10 AM
Jodie Grenier,CEO, Foundation for Women Warriors

9:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Conference

9:30 – 10:10 AM
Impact of New Regulations on the Buy and Sell Side Trader

Moderator,Vivian Maese, Esq.Partner,Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Curt Engler,Head of Trading The Americas, JP Morgan Asset Management

Gene DeMaio, Esq., Senior Vice President, FINRA

Joe Mecane, Head of Execution Services, Citadel Securities

Joe Wald, CEO, Clearpool Group

10:10-10:40 AM
Fireside Chat Keynote

Hester Peirce,Commissioner, United States Securities and Exchange Commission withDave Franasiak, Principal, Williams and Jensen

10:40-11:20 AM
Exchange Strategies

Moderator,Keith Casuccio, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Bryan Harkins, Executive Vice President, Co-Head of Markets Division, Cboe

Jon Herrick,Head of Equities, NYSE

Chuck Mack, Head of North American Equities Products, Nasdaq

Kevin Sampson, President Equity Trading, Toronto Stock Exchange

11:20-12:00 PM

Fireside Chat Keynote

Stacey Cunningham,President, NYSE withAndrew Upward, ETF Strategist, Jane Street

12:00-1:00 PM

1:00-1:40 PM

Track A
Options, Where the Retail Rubber Meets the Road

Moderator,Paul Jiganti, Managing Director, IMC

Ivan Brown, Head of Options, NYSE Options

Arianne Criqui, Senior Vice President, Cboe

Meaghan Dugan, Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Track B
Focus on the Transaction Fee Pilot

Moderator,Rich Steiner,Head, Client Advocacy and Market Innovation, RBC Capital Markets

Cromwell Coulson, President & CEO, OTC Markets Group

Phil Mackintosh, Chief Economist, Nasdaq

John Ramsay, Chief Market Policy Officer, IEX Group Inc.

Clare Saperstein, Associate General Counsel, Senior Director, NYSE

Justin Schack, Managing Director/Partner, Rosenblatt Securities

1:40-2:20 PM
The Changing Buy-side OMS Landscape, Innovation and Consolidation

Moderator,Eric Matregrano, CAIA, Head of Sales Americas, Itiviti NYFIX

Aaron Levine, Vice President OEMS Solutions, FlexTrade

Brad LeClair, Vice President Product Manager, Broadridge

Jason Morris, President, Enfusion

Jeff Shoreman, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, SS&C Eze

2:20-3:00 PM

Track A
The Future of Fixed Income

Moderator,Ted Bragg, Head of US Fixed Income, Nasdaq

Philip Cichlar, ETF Sales and Trading, Jane Street

JC Mas, Head of Institutional Trading, BNY Mellon Market

Steve Sachs, Managing Director, Head of Capital Markets, Goldman Sachs

Erica Thomas, Director, Tradeweb

Track B
Dotting the i’s and Crossing the t’s on 606

Ben Calev,Founder &Chief Technology Officer, BestXStats

Joanna Fields, Principal Aplomb Strategies

Mark Davies, CEO, S3

3:00-3:40 PM
Bridging the Gap in Digital Assets

Moderator,Josh Deems, Business Development Digital Assets, Fidelity Digital Assets

Daniel S. Alter, Esq., Shareholder, Murphy & McGonigle

Rob Cornish,Chief Technology Officer, Gemini Capital

Yoshi Nakamura, Global Head of Sales & Business Development, Galaxy Digital Trading

John Willock, CEO, Tritum Inc.

4:00-4:40 PM
Liquidity Solutions

Moderator:Vlad Khandros,Managing Director, Global Head of Market Structure & Liquidity Strategy, UBS

BrianBulthuis, Executive Director, Head of America Quantitative Trading Strategy, Instinet

Jennifer Hubbs, Managing Director Portfolio Trading, Dash Financial Technologies

Roman Ginis,Founder & CEO, Imperative Execution, Inc., parent of Intelligent Cross

Timothy Lang, CEO, Global Liquidity Partners

4:40-5:20 PM
The State of IPOs

Moderator,Richard Herr,Managing Director, Sandler O’Neill & Partners

Jason Paltrowitz, Director, OTC Markets Group International Ltd. & EVP Corporate Services, OTC Markets Group

Carolyn Saacke, COO of Capital Markets, NYSE

5:20-6:00 PM

Awards Presentation with Bob Pisani, “On-Air” Stocks Editor, CNBC


Outstanding Contribution to the Industy
Chris Concannon, President & COO, MarketAxess

Lifetime Achievement and Dedication to STANY
Frank Masi, Past STANY President, Past STA Governor

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Party on NYSE Floor

Raw Sugar Performs