Asia’s Premier Trading Strategy and Technology conference will be attended by over 150 Heads of Trading & Heads of Technology from Asia’s leading buy and sell side institutions

SINGAPORE, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Singapore Exchange (SGX) will be the lead partner for this year’s TradeTech Asia event, held on 19th-20th November at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.

Magnus Bocker, Chief Executive Officer of SGX, will give the keynote address "The journey of an exchange over the next 20 years."

TradeTech Asia is the longest running conference dedicated to addressing the key challenges and opportunities facing senior level institutional equity traders in the Asia Pacific region. Organised by Worldwide Business Research (WBR), the conference is now in its 11th year and it is the biggest annual meeting of buy side traders in Asia, bringing together over 500 senior equity trading and technology professionals.

Mitha Srinivasan, Conference Director of TradeTech Asia, said "We are delighted to have SGX on board as the lead partner for TradeTech Asia in 2014. The involvement of one of Asia’s top exchanges underscores TradeTech Asia’s importance as the leading conference for senior trading experts and professionals in Asia."

Other partners include Goldman Sachs, Macquarie, Maybank, Pavilion, Arista, Barclays, BCS, Bloomberg Tradebook, BT, Charles River, CLSA, Instinet, Credit Suisse, Flextrade, Interactive Data, ITG, S&P Capital IQ, One Market Data, Otkritie Capital, Solarfare and Spectracom.

For more information log onto to www.tradetechasia.com

About Worldwide Business Research (WBR)

WBR is the world’s biggest large-scale conference company and part of the PLS group, one of the world’s leading providers of strategic business intelligence with 16 offices worldwide. Our conference divisions consistently out-perform their industry sector competitors on the quality of the events we produce and the relationships we nurture with both delegates and sponsors. To learn more visit www.wbresearch.com, or call us at +65 6722 9455. You can also email us at wbrinfo@wbresearch.com

About Singapore Exchange (SGX)

Singapore Exchange (SGX) is the Asian Gateway, connecting investors in search of Asian growth to corporate issuers in search of global capital. SGX represents the premier access point for managing Asian capital and investment exposure, and is Asia’s most international exchange with more than 40% of companies listed on SGX originating outside of Singapore. SGX offers its clients the world’s biggest offshore market for Asian equity futures, centred on Asia’s three largest economies – China, India and Japan.

In addition to offering a fully integrated value chain from trading and clearing, to settlement and depository services, SGX is also Asia’s pioneering central clearing house. Headquartered in Asia’s most globalised city, and centred within the AAA strength and stability of Singapore’s island nation, SGX is a leading Asian counterparty for the clearing of financial and commodity products.

For more information, please visit www.sgx.com

Media Contact: Ee Ghim Chua
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TradeTech Asia Contact: Dhiraj Bhanushali
Tel: +65 6722 9455
Email: Dhiraj.Bhanushali@iqpc.com.sg