6th Annual ETF Conference for Institutional Portfolio Managers and Traders

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Registration: 1:00 p.m.
Conference: 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Networking Reception: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Toronto Region Board of Trade
77 Adelaide St. West
First Canadian Place
4th floor


TimeAgenda ItemSpeakers
1:00 PM Registration
1:35 PM State of the Canadian ETF Industry Daniel Straus, Analyst, ETFs & Financial Products, National Bank Financial
2:00 PM Trading ETF Options Andres Rincon, Director, ETF & Options Research, TD Securities

Aly Somani, Senior Analyst, Portfolio Management, Sun Life Global Investments

Ron Hochman, Head of Institutional Equity Derivatives Sales, MX
2:40 PM ETF.com Presentation Dave Nadig, CEO, ETF.com
3:20 PM Coffee Break
3:40 PM Market Structure for ETF Trading Jonathan Sylvestere, Head, Business Strategy, Equities Trading, TMX Group
4:00 PM Factor ETFs and Pension Usage Craig Lazzara, Managing Director and Global Head of Index Investment Strategy, S&P Dow Jones Indices

Dave Underwood, Former Assistant Chief Investment Officer, Arizona State Retirement System

Vijay Vaidyanathan, PhD, CEO, Optimal Asset Management Inc.
4:30 PM Networking Reception