The 14th annual FIA Asia conference took place 27-30 November 2018 at The St. Regis Singapore.
The Asia 2018 program featured lively and insightful discussions between industry leaders on topics including growth in the Asia-Pacific region, regulatory change and industry innovations, and of course, the "Great Debate" on whether the renminbi will replace the dollar as a global settlement currency.
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Conference delegates networking at the opening reception sponsored by Citadel Securities.
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Li Ning of Dalian Commodity Exchange speaks at a panel discussion about China's futures markets.
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FIA’s Walt Lukken speaks with Eric Jen, chairman of the board & CEO of Yuanta Futures.
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Nick Rustad and David Martin of J.P. Morgan chat with Karen Wuertz of the National Futures Association.
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FIA Asia attendance hit a record in 2018, with over 910 registered attendees from around the world.
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Conference delegates participate in “The Great Debate” event at FIA Asia, where they shared opinions on whether the renminbi will replace the dollar as a global settlement currency.
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FIA’s Walt Lukken gives the welcome address to the conference delegates.
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William Knottenbelt of CME, Loh Boon Chye of SGX and Ed Tilly of Cboe during the exchange perspective panel.
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Bill Herder of FIA, Sharon Ang of Cboe and Diedrick Dorst of Flow Traders share a laugh during a discussion on the outlook for the industry.
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Sungyoung Yang of KRX, Lyvian Wong of FIA Tech and Yoo Byoung Hoon of KRX enjoy drinks during a networking break.
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KRX attendees John Shin, Chief Representative; Chan-Soo Park, Director; and On Ken Tak.
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Conference delegates explore the sold-out exhibitors area at the St. Regis Singapore.
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Commissioner Brian Quintenz of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission speaks at FIA Asia in Singapore.
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A view of the St. Regis Singapore.
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FIA President and CEO Walt Lukken conducts a fireside chat with Jerome Kemp, Global Head of Citi Futures, Clearing & Collateral at Citigroup Global Markets and with Nick Rustad, Managing Director, Head of Global Clearing at J.P. Morgan.