Women in Trading Webinar07.23.2020 By GlobalTrading
Women in Trading: Challenges, Opportunities and the Road Ahead
This webinar will focus on senior women in institutional trading: the career paths to their current roles, their achievements and aspirations, and their unique experiences as a woman in an often male-dominated industry. The webinar will blend content about current challenges and opportunities for traders in capital markets, with a ‘personal touch’ that draws out the stories of the webinar guests.
When: July 30, 8am HKT (July 29, 8pm EST)
Azila Abdul Aziz, CEO, Kenanga Futures & Head of Listed Derivatives at Kenanga Futures
Susan Chan, Managing Director, Head of iShares, Asia Pacific, Blackrock
Emma Quinn, Global Co-head of Equity Trading, AllianceBernstein
Jessica Morrison (MODERATOR), Co-Regional Head APAC, Head of Execution Services APAC, Virtu Financial
Topics to be discussed:
- Corporate initiatives that effectively promote the cause of women in finance
- Challenges and opportunities brought to professional women by COVID-19
- Skillset for a leadership position on the trading desk
- How to strike work-life balance
- Advice for young women entering the industry
- Road ahead for Women in Finance
Click here to register for this free webinar.
Traders are increasingly being asked how ESG fits in execution.
Richard Turner of Insight Investment sees more automation and more transparency around cost and outcomes.
By Greta Zhou and Andy Cheung, APAC AES, Credit Suisse
With Julien Messias, Founder, Head of Research & Development, Quantology Capital Management
Asset managers and their clients need a better mutual understanding of ESG objectives.