Media Room
11 Oct 2017
New York, October 11th — BCS Global Markets participated in the Annual Moscow Exchange Forum 2017, taking place at Grand Hyatt New York

The forum, entitled MOEX — New York Session, saw leading industry figures and senior Russian policymakers convene to discuss the latest developments impacting Russian financial markets.

Among the esteemed attendees, Roman Lokhov, CEO of BCS Global Markets participated in a panel discussion Trading Russia. The discussion covered Stocks, bonds, FX, derivatives and considered the current opportunities and challenges facing the world’s most diversified public marketplace – the panel was moderated by Alexander Afanasiev, CEO, Moscow Exchange.

Joining Roman on the panel were a number of well known industry figures, including:

Matt Seto, Partner, GMO,
Rohit Сhopra, Senior Portfolio Manager, Lazard
Alexey Bolshakov, CEO, Citigroup Global Markets Russia,
Ryan Tollit, Senior FX Trader, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Olga Yangol, Portfolio Manager, HSBC Asset Managemen

The forum, in partnership with Citi, deliberated wider industry opportunities and challenges, bringing together leading equity and fixed income fund managers.

On the eve of the Forum, BCS Global Markets and Wood & Co together with comunications agency EM sponsored a cocktail reception for over 50 clients. The guests enjoyed an evening of networking and kicked off this annual event in high spirits.