Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 2:00 PM
W2:00C Challenges of Testing an Entire Trading Ecosystem
Multiple challenges surround the testing of the trading ecosystem for all market participants. As new regulations change the way testing occurs, new methods are needed for the systems and algorithms to be production ready. Our panel of exchanges, FCMs, trading firms, and vendors will discuss testing from the front end all the way through to the back end. What are the logistical challenges of testing algos and internal systems, and what are some potential solutions? When best practices conflict with regulatory mandates, what can be done?
Wolfgang Eholzer, Head of Department, Trading IT, Eurex
Jim Northey, Senior Partner, Lasalletech Solutions, and Co-Chair, FIX Protocol Global Technical Committee
Ambaj Sharma, Managing Partner, Nirvana Technology Solutions