Paris Smith | Senior Trader
Wolverine Trading

Paris Smith, Senior Trader, Wolverine Trading

Paris Smith is a Principal on Wolverine Trading's liquidity desk. Coming from an Index arbitrage background, he develops and implements new trading strategies for ETP's and futures and is also responsible for issuer relationships. His desk makes markets in futures and ETP's in a wide range of products including currency, commodities, fixed income and domestic and international equities. Paris often speaks at industry conferences on ETF pricing, trading, risk management and overall market structure, but he speaks most eloquently about the overall ETF eco system and comic books.  
Paris is Series 7 and 24  licensed, UIC Alumni.


TSC 2018 - DAY 2 @ 13:50

Navigating modern market structure – fragmentation, execution strategy and regulation

  • How will the proliferation of new trading venues affect your trading strategy? 
  • How will current and future regulation, i.e. REG-NMS, Order Protection Rule, Access Rule, Sub-Penny Rule, address predatory automated, high-frequency trading strategies? 
  • How are the nuances of modern market microstructure affecting volatility and liquidity across asset classes?
  • The latency barrier and its impact on achieving best execution – have the markets sacrificed fairness for speed?

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