The largest derivatives conference in the region was held on 26 February in Tel Aviv.
The conference brought together leading experts – from leading asset managers, hedge funds, prop trading firms, market-makers, brokers, banks and exchanges in Israel, Europe and further afield – to discuss the main issues, opportunities and challenges facing the industry today.
The event, which offered participants the opportunity to forge valuable contacts to help drive business, is expected to have brought together 250+ delegates, representing a cross-section of the vibrant and growing Tel Aviv-based financial services industry.
BCSGM Director Raj Karan Singh participated in a panel discussion on “International Trading” moderated by Harel Gillon, co -CEO, Oppenheimer & Co. Other notable speakers, including Marin Frewer (ABN AMRO Clearing UK), David Helps (TMX - Montreal Exchange) and Adam Solomons (R.J. O'Brien) shared the panel to discuss such topics as the effects of Brexit, Coronavirus, predicted flows in international trading, new products emerging and trading opportunities these present as well as the latest innovations in market-making.
A message from management of BCS Global Markets
The continuously evolving nature of the global coronavirus situation has meant we at BCS Global Markets (BCS) are taking all necessary steps to keep business disruption to an absolute minimum.
Effective from today (Wednesday 18th March) employees from all divisions of the business based in our Russia, UK, USA and Cyprus offices who can work from home without creating any even minor possible risk for business continuity of the Group will be working remotely. It is very much business as usual at BCS. Our employees are equipped with secure access to our systems and will follow their normal working hours, keeping in regular contact with their colleagues and clients.
Despite ongoing disruption caused by COVID-19, we want to also assure you that following a sustained period of positive performance, our capital and liquidity position remains very strong. The business is well-placed to meet any subsequent financial challenges and will continue to go above and beyond for our clients.