Options Trading Conference with CME Group

Join us at the prestigious Painters’ Hall in the City of London as Saxo speakers and guest presenters offer insight and inspiration on the most recent options trading strategies.

We will discuss defined-risk options strategies that are designed for income generation, position & portfolio protection, and their usefulness in taking market views on EURUSD, WTI, Gold, Volatility (VIX), and equity indices (DAX/S&P 500).

Run in conjunction with CME Group, we will also feature speakers from CBOE Options Institute, KKM Financial and Rebellion Partners. 

12:00 – 13:00

Registration and welcome lunch reception

13:00 – 14:30

Macro Equities perspective
Peter Garnry, Saxo Group Head of Quantitative Strategies

Options on Futures as an overlay to mitigate risk in today’s markets
Jeff Kilburg, CNBC regular, professional trader and founder/CEO of KKM Financial

Strategies for Equity indexes, WTI Crude Oil and Gold to the end of 2017
Jon Najarian, CNBC regular, professional investor, money manager, lecturer and co-founder of Najarian Family Office and Rebellion Partners

14:30 – 14:45


14:45 – 16:15

Commodity outlook with focus on metals and oil
Ole Hansen, Saxo Group Head of Commodity Strategy

CME Group data, analytics & research on opportunities in WTI Crude, Gold and E-mini-SP500
Paul Kamhout, Director at CME Group
Julian Mulla – Quantitative Analytics

The post-populist world of 2017 and what lies ahead for 2018
Erik Norland, CME Group Senior Economist

16:15 – 16:40


16:40 – 17:30

Implied Volatility and the VIX
Russell Rhoads, Director CBOE Options Institute

Options on the Saxo trading platform
Georgio Stoev, Product Manager Futures and Options, Saxo Group


Canapé and drinks reception


Painters' Hall, 9 Little Trinity Lane, EC4V 2AD, London