Astronomical advances in trading technology have made generating consistent alpha a daunting challenge in today's hyper-competitive financial markets. For many of the world's leading algorithmic trading firms, latency remains a critical part of completing trades at the most favorable price. 

Trading Show Chicago will address the most critical developments impacting high-performance trading desks across network connectivity, execution, FPGAs, GPUs, big data architecture and more. 



  • HPC and infrastructure strategy for the trading desk – aligning compute, storage and networking for maximum
    data-crunching capacity
  • High-performance hardware – how should low-latency trading firms evaluate and deploy FPGAs, GPUs and
    acceleration technologies?
  • Performance tuning for low latency trading apps – the 10 perfect commandments
  • Next-generation networking connectivity- how are you balancing speed and bandwith in 2018?
  • Enterprise data management- how are you managing, governing and integrating data to achieve peak
    performance across applications, systems and services?
  • The quest for best ex and the alpha of trade performance- how are buy-side firms enhancing execution amidst
    changing market dynamics




Mark Dawson
Low Latency Engineer


Dennis Aust


Sibyl Trading

Antonio Hallak 


Paris Smith
Senior Trader


Mike Madigan


Mark Granzow
Senior Technology Officer