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Meet the Centre Manager @ IG

Date: 5th July 2017
Time: 14:30 - 17:30
Venue: IG
ul. Kapelanka 42b (4th floor), Kraków, Poland, 30-347
Who can come: ASPIRE Members & Associate Members
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Meet the Centre Manager is an opportunity for all members to get a deeper insight into the operations, plans and opportunities to partner with one of our member companies. The meeting is hosted on site. The format is chosen by the hosting company and normally includes a floor walk, presentations about the company, a deeper dive into aspects of the company in groups and networking.
Meet the Centre Manager @ IG

When: Wednesday 5th July 2017, 2.30 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Where: IG, Kapelanka 42b (4th Floor), Kraków

Established in 1974 as the world’s first spread betting firm, IG is now a global leader in online trading with offices in 15 countries and over 152,000 active clients.

IG’s Kraków office has grown to 300 employees in the 18 months since starting. The centre supports a variety of business functions from software and system engineering to broader business support functions, including finance, compliance, sales, client trading and technical support.

The Kraków office is one of two global centres. The company also has a development and QA centre in Bangalore.

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM: Registration & coffee

  • Visitors secure security badges
  • Welcome coffee

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM: Introduction to IG

  • A History & Business Overview
    • Eoin McCoy, Head of IG Poland

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM: IG Poland

  • Centre history and evolution
  • What we do here
  • Where we’re going
  • Learnings/Opportunities/Challenges
    • Eoin McCoy, Head of IG Poland
    • Chris Tripp, Client Operations Manager

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Technology (Break-out session)

  • Real-time systems development/Big Data development – what does that mean to the retail derivatives trading world?
    • Speaker TBC

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Trading (Break-out session)

  • Learn how the IG systems work, and learn how to trade on our platforms
    • Speaker TBC

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM: Networking

  • Informal networking with refreshments