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Artificial Intelligence and the Futures Industry

presented by the FIA Operations Americas & Market Technology Divisions
14 November 2019 1:00pm EST

Join the FIA Operations Americas Division and Market Technology Division on Thursday, Nov. 14 at Fitch Learning in New York for a presentation on artificial intelligence and the futures industry followed by a networking reception. This presentation covers basic definitions, explains current applications of AI in the futures industry, identifies how AI could shape the futures industry and examines the challenges that come with adopting AI. It will also review how AI could potentially change the role of the futures market professional. After the presentation, attendees will gather at the nearby Fraunces Tavern for cocktails and networking. Topics covered will include:

  • Definitions of Algo Trading vs. Artificial Intelligence vs. Machine Learning
  • The Big Questions: Does AI work in futures trading? Is it profitable? If AI is profitable, is it sustainable and scalable? Is AI an incremental or quantum change for the futures industry?
  • Specific Impacts on Futures Trading Industry across the following dimensions: liquidity, speed, volatility, access, transparency, and fees
  • New Challenges: Regulation, security, hacking, disorderly markets, fiduciary responsibilities
  • What AI changes and what it does not, plus the changing role of the futures market professional - focus on risk management and behavioral issues
  • Quick example of using AI to find and execute trade idea into a futures market

Event Details

event November 14, 2019
schedule 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  ET
place Presentation: Fitch Learning // 33 Whitehall Street // New York, NY 10004
Cocktail Reception: Fraunces Tavern - The Bourbon Lounge // 54 Pearl Street // New York, NY 10004
local_atm $25 / FIA Members, $40 / Non-Members

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