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March 5-6, 2013

Sam Tyfield, a Partner in Vedder Price’s London office and a member of the firm’s Investment Services and Finance and Transactions groups, will moderate a panel discussion during the upcoming Compliance Pro: Capital Markets conference being held at the Cavendish Conference Centre in London. Mr. Tyfield’s session, titled “The ESMA Guidelines on HFT and AlgoTrading: Interpreting the Guidelines on Systems and Controls in An Automated Trading Environment for Trading Platforms and Investment Firms,” will address the ESMA definition of high-frequency trading and related functions; implementation of automatic and discretionary mechanisms to limit or halt trading; and how to deal with highly complex block or cancelled orders. In addition to moderating this panel, Mr. Tyfield will chair the second day of the conference.

Vedder Price is a proud sponsor of the 2013 Compliance Pro: Capital Markets conference. This event brings together chief compliance officers and heads of compliance/surveillance from the international financial services industry to share lessons learned and best practices to overcome tomorrow’s strategic challenges. For more information on this event, visit the conference website here.


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