For Immediate Release
Media Relations Coordinator
Imperial College London Professor Walter Distaso
Speaker at World's Most Influential HFT Conference
Golden Networking brings the World’s Most Influential High-Frequency Trading Conference Series,
High Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London "Strategic and Tactical Insights for Investors,
Speed Traders, Brokers and Exchanges", March 21 (http://www.HFT-Leaders-Forum.com)
(January 20, 2013, New York) Professor Walter Distaso, Professor of Financial Econometrics, Imperial College
London, will be joining the most influential high-frequency trading conference in the world, Golden
Networking‘s High Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London, March 21. With insightful keynote speeches
and highly regarded panels, everybody involved in high-frequency trading will gain inside knowledge at High
Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 (http://www.High-Frequency-Trading.info) "Strategic and Tactical
Insights for Investors, Speed Traders, Brokers and Exchanges."
Professor Distaso joined Imperial College Business School in September 2006. He holds a PhD from the
University of York. Previously, he held positions at the University of Exeter and Queen Mary, University of
London. He has also been a visiting professor at the IMF.
Professor Distaso’s research interests are in the area of estimation, specification testing and prediction of financial
Volatility in continuous time models; analyzing macroeconomic and financial time series using long memory
models; identifying the macroeconomic determinants of stock-market volatility; studying the dependence of
multivariate financial time series using copulas; evaluating competing trading strategies; analyzing the features
and the effects of market microstructure noise.
Imperial College London (officially The Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine) is a public
research university located in London, United Kingdom, specializing in science, engineering, medicine and
business. Formerly a constituent college of the federal University of London, Imperial became fully independent
in 2007, the 100th anniversary of its founding.
High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 (http://www.High-Frequency-Trading.info) "Strategic and Tactical
Insights for Investors, Speed Traders, Brokers and Exchanges" will bring insights for investors and speed traders
who need to protect and refine their competitive advantage in a world dominated by algorithmic and high-
frequency trading. Recognized practitioners, regulators, experts, and strategists will return to High-Frequency
Trading Leaders Forum 2013 to provide attendees with the information they are looking for in an open and
unbiased environment, highly conducive to the most efficient and effective networking.
Topics that will be discussed at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 include the movement toward
emerging markets, every time more attuned to the use of bots, the regulatory environment, how new technologies
are changing the game, including a look at the upcoming regulatory changes that no doubt will be precipitated by
Knight Capital’s trading glitch.
High Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 is produced by Golden Networking
(http://www.goldennetworking.net), the premier networking community for business executives, entrepreneurs
and investors. Panelists, speakers and sponsors are invited to contact Golden Networking by calling +1-414-
FORUMS0 or sending an email to email@example.com.