TMX Equities Trading Conference
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Canada's Leading Equities Conference
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Conference Agenda

This is a full day event providing an ideal opportunity for the Canadian investment community to discuss current issues and trends.

With the evolution of technology, market structure, fees, and regulation, the objective of this year's event is to provide a forum for industry members, technology providers and regulators, to share ideas and insights on a complex and changing industry. The conference will include panelists and speakers that are experts and drivers of change within their respective industry-leading organizations.

Join us at the TMX Annual Equities Trading Conference for rich content, dynamic discussions, and a window on the future of trading in Canada.

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8
00
AM

Registration and Breakfast


Sponsored by:

Alithya

Broadridge

8
30
AM

Welcome and Introduction of Master of Ceremonies

Speakers
Jon Schnieder, TMX Group
Paul Dimtsis, TMX Group
8
40
AM

Regulatory Landscape


A discussion on upcoming regulatory priorities and a look at what’s next for regulation in the crypto space.

Moderator
Doug Clark, TMX Group
Panelists
Victoria Pinnington, Senior Vice President, Market Regulation, IIROC
Lynn Tsutsumi, Director, Market Regulation, ASC
Torstein Braaten, Head of Regulatory Affairs and Chief Compliance Officer, Bitbuy
9
25
AM

Welcome Remarks & Market Open Ceremony

Official Welcome
John McKenzie, CEO, TMX Group
9
55
AM

Canadian Market Structure Discussion


How the changing dynamics in Canadian Market Structure are affecting the way participants interact with each other and the market.

Moderator
TBC
Panelists
Heather Killian, Executive Director & Head, Global Electronic Trading, CIBC
Peter Haynes, Managing Director, TD Securities
Rob Gouley, Principal, Trading, OMERS
10
45
AM

Morning Break


Sponsored by:

Tethys

11
05
AM

Making Markets Better

Moderator
Todd Hargarten, Head of Client Relationship Management, TMX Group
Panelists
Luc Fortin, President and CEO, MX & Global Head of Trading, TMX
Rob Yeung, Managing Director, Head of Global Equities and Financing Solutions, BMO Capital Markets
12
00
PM

Attendee Lunch


Sponsored by:

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Credit Suisse

1
00
PM

Cinema 1

Global Trading Trends


Industry experts discuss trading trends from outside Canada and what Canadian traders should be paying attention to.

Moderator
Doug Clark, TMX Group
Panelists
Eric Stockland, Managing Director, Global Markets, BMO Capital Markets
Sapna Patel, Head of Americas Market Structure and Liquidity Strategy, Morgan Stanely

Cinema 3

Trading Digital Assets in Canada


The panel will discuss the state of cryptocurrency trading in Canada and global markets, including retail and institutional adoption, challenges and opportunities, trends, liquidity programs, infrastructure and regulatory environment.

Moderator
Peter Coffey, TMX Group
Panelists
Stephane Ouellette, FRNT Financial
Phil Sham, Acquanow
Cameron Goldberg, Fireblocks
1
50
PM

Cinema 1

Buy Side Perspective


Senior Buy Side traders discuss changing trends in the industry and how it's impacting the way they trade and source liquidity.

Moderator
TBC
Panelists
Kevin Chang, VP, Head of Trading, 1832 Asset Management
Carrie Freeborough , SVP, Head of Global Trading, Mackenzie Investments
Tyler Hildebrand, Senior Trader, CI Global Asset Management

Cinema 3

The Next Evolution of Trading


Moderator
Paul Dimtsis, TMX Group
Panelists
Andrew Jappy, Managing Director, IRESS
Evan Young, Co-Founder & CEO, Spacetime
Nitin Gambhir, Founder & CEO, Tethys
Robert Strawbridge, VP, Head of Canada Business Development, Options Technology
2
35
PM

CSTA President’s Update

2
40
PM

Afternoon Break and Candy Bar


Sponsored by:

IRESS

3
05
PM

Fireside Chat


Best Execution - A Marketplace Perspective.

Moderator
Rizwan Awan, President, Equities Trading and Head of TMX Markets, Products & Services, TMX Group
Panelists
Ronan Ryan, Co-Founder & President, IEX
4
00
PM

The Future of Retail Post Pandemic


Heads of Retail Trading desks discuss the future of retail post the pandemic. Where do we go following years of record retail trading?

Moderator
TBC
Panelists
Nicholas Comtois, Managing Director, Retail Trading Desk, National Bank Financial
Tara Kennedy, VP & Head of Trading, Wealthsimple
Jeff Varey, Vice President, Wealth Management Equity Markets, RBC Dominion Securities
4
45
PM

Closing Remarks

Speaker
Luc Fortin, President and CEO, MX & Global Head of Trading, TMX
5
00
PM

Networking and Cocktail Reception


Sponsored by:

Beanfield

* All times and panels are subject to change.

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