Chinese Trading And Investment Association


Organizer:Chinese Trading & Investment Association (CTIA),WESTERN FUTURES CO., LTD.

Date/Time: 14:00 PM - 17:30 PM, Sunday, July 21, 2019



28 Fuhua 1st Road, Futian CBD, 

Shenzhen 518048, China

Attire:        Business casual recommended


14:00~14:30  Registration

14:30~15:30  Comparison of China and US Futures Trading

15:30~15:45  Coffee Break

15:45~16:45  Market Microstructure factor and strategy in China Futures, taking IF future as an example.

16:45~17:30  Networking

Featured Speakers

Steve Xu

Steve Xu, partner of Hehmeyer Trading and Investment LLC, ScienceVessel Lab LLC, Shanghai Dituo Investment LLP and president of the CTIA, has 13 years experience in futures trading. In 2005 he started his career in Jump Trading as a trader. In 2009, he joined HTG Capital Partners LLC (later renamed to “Hehmeyer Trading and Investment LLC”) as a partner and built a HFT desk. In 2015, he founded Shanghai Dituo Investment LLP which provides trading technology solutions to traders, hedge funds and brokerage firms in China. In 2017 he founded ScienceVessel Lab LLC which develops cutting-edge trading technologies. In 2008, he founded the Chinese Trading Club which became the Chinese Trading and Investment Association after merging with the Chinese Derivatives Association in 2016.

Dr. Donggeng Gong


Dr. Gong took various leading positions including chief quantitative analyst, first vice president, senior vice president of modeling, director of financial engineering group, director and head quant of automated market making group, CEO of a cofound hedge fund. He wrote over 89 documents and papers about models and strategies, and he has been a guest professor and adjunct advisor of two Chinese financial universities. He has been also serving as the board chair of Shanghai MQT Investments in the last five years for conducting HF trading of Chinese futures.

Dr. Gong's experience ranges from 1) pure math research including the famous Novikov conjecture conducted in the University of Chicago and two well-known math research institutes (Math Sci Research Inst., Berkeley, and Max-Planck Math Inst., Bonn); 2) stock analysis and investment strategies; 3) full development of  futures and options trading systems and risk controls; 4)  math models and trading strategies of interest rate and mortgage derivatives, and exotic equity and FX options; to 5) high frequency trading of futures and equity options, which were carried out in three international banks (Fimat, a subsidiary of  Societe Generalle Group, ABN AMRO bank, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch) , two hedge funds,  and an equity option trading firm.



Chinese Trading & Investment Association (“CTIA”) is a non-profit, non-political professional financial organization dedicated to Chinese professionals in the trading and investment business around the world. CTIA's main goals are to facilitate professionalism among its members, enhance their career development and promote growth of China's financial markets.


WESTERN FUTURES CO., LTD. Is subsidiary Western Securities Co., Ltd.( 002673) With the main office in Xi'an. It operates in the Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage industry. The company was established on March 29, 1993.

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