Exchange Traded Product Day Zurich

At the Exchange Traded Product Day (ETPD) professional investors meet product providers. The ETPD is the perfect platform for investors wishing to find out about product innovations and investment themes.

The focus is on exchange traded products such as ETFs, ETPs and structured products. The ETPD offers fascinating insights into current challenges in the sector, the latest innovations and emerging trends.

Participants can expect a program with a practical focus. Selected representatives from the financial sector give talks at the various events. Participants can also visit various stands to learn about the products and put direct questions to the experts.


Following the event the presentations will be available for you to download. The event will be held in German.

08:15 – 08:45 Doors open, followed by coffee
08:45 – 09:00 Begrüssung und Einführung

André Buck, Head Sales, SIX Swiss Exchange AG
09:00 – 09:05


André Buck, Head Sales
, SIX Swiss Exchange AG
Martin Spieler
, Business journalist, SonntagsZeitung, Tamedia AG

09:05 – 10:00 Economic Roundtable

Martin Spieler, Business journalist, SonntagsZeitung, Tamedia AG

Anastassios Frangulidis, Head of Multi Asset Switzerland and Chief Strategist, Pictet Asset Management in Zurich
Christian Gattiker, Chief Strategist and Head of Research, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd
Dr. Anja Hochberg, Global Head Investment Solutions & CIO Communication, Credit Suisse
10:05 – 10:45

Panel: Finanzprodukte – aktuelle Trends

Daniel Manser, CEO, Derivative Partners AG

Eric Blattmann, Head Public Distribution Financial Products, Bank Vontobel AG
Curdin Summermatter, Head Sales Structured Products, Zürcher Kantonalbank
Patrick Lutz, Country Head Switzerland, Franklin Templeton Investments
Ivan Durdevic, Head of ETF Distribution Switzerland, JP Morgan

10:45 – 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 – 12:00 Panel: Kryptowährungen – Top oder Flop?

Rino Borini, co-Founder and CEO, financialmedia AG

Jan Brzezek, Co-Founder and CEO, Crypto Finance AG
Johannes Gugl, CEO and Co-Founder, Blocksmatter AG
Dr. Adriano B. Lucatelli, Founder & CEO, Descartes Finance AG
Isabella Brom, Associate, Lakeside Partners AG
12:00 – 13:00 Networking Lunch
13:00 – 13:55

Panel: Kommt nach MiFID II nun MiFID III – was erwartet uns?

Eva Selamlar
, Head Regulatory Change Investor Protection, Legal Global IPS, UBS

Regula Berger, Legal Derivatives & Documentation, VRID, Zürcher Kantonalbank
Daniel Haeberli, Partner, Lawyer, Homburger AG
Dr. Diana Imbach, Senior Legal Counsel, Swiss Funds & Asset Management Association (SFAMA)
Stefan Simon, Attorney at Law, HSW Legal AG

14:00 – 14:55

Panel: Multi Issuer Plattformen

Daniel Manser
, CEO, Derivative Partners AG

Jürg Schläppi, Executive Director, Head IPS CMAS Structured Product Tools, UBS Switzerland AG
Eric Wasescha, Head Platform Solutions, Vontobel Investment Banking
Sascha Ziltener, Swiss Sales Team Head, Leonteq Securities AG

15:00 – 15:55 Keynote Referat: Dr. Marc Faber
anschliessend Kaminfeuergespräch mit Martin Spieler, Tamedia AG
Starting at 15:55 Networking Aperitif

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Marc Faber Ph.D.

Dr Marc Faber was born in Zurich, Switzerland.  He went to school in Geneva and Zurich and finished high school with the Matura.  He studied Economics at the University of Zurich and, at the age of 24, obtained a PhD in Economics magna cum laude.

Between 1970 and 1978, Dr Faber worked for White Weld & Company Limited in New York, Zurich and Hong Kong.

Since 1973, he has lived in Hong Kong.  From 1978 to February 1990, he was the Managing Director of Drexel Burnham Lambert (HK) Ltd.  In June 1990, he set up his own business, MARC FABER LIMITED which acts as an investment advisor, fund manager and broker/dealer.

Dr Faber publishes a widely read monthly investment newsletter "THE GLOOM BOOM & DOOM" report which highlights unusual investment opportunities, and is the author of several books including “TOMORROW’S GOLD – Asia’s Age of Discovery” which was first published in 2002 and highlights future investment opportunities around the world. "TOMORROW’S GOLD" was for several weeks on Amazon’s best seller list and has been translated into Japanese, Korean, Thai and German. Dr. Faber is also a regular contributor to several leading financial publications around the world.

A book on Dr Faber, "RIDING THE MILLENNIAL STORM", by Nury Vittachi, was published in 1998.

A regular speaker at various investment seminars, Dr Faber is well known for his "contrarian" investment approach.  He is also associated with a variety of funds.


Issuers and product providers

Bank Julius Baer & Co. AG

Bank Vontobel AG

Credit Suisse AG

Deutsche Bank / DWS

Franklin Templeton Investments

J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Invesco PowerShares

Leonteq Securities AG





Zürcher Kantonalbank


As a review of previous events at ETPDs in Zurich, this gallery provides interesting impressions and video interviews.

ETPD 2018

ETPD 2017