2022 Plato Market Innovator (MI3) conference

Now in its sixth year, the Plato Partnership is pleased to hold the Plato Market Innovator (MI3) academic conference is where the leading academics and practitioners meet to discuss the most pertinent topics in the Capital Markets.

The Plato Partnership is delighted to host the 2022 agenda which will be held online on the following dates/times:

Tuesday 14th June: 10:00-12:10 and 13:00- 14:50 UK time zone

Wednesday 15th June: 10:00 – 12:10 and 13:00- 15:00 UK time zone

Register here: https://plato-m13-conference.open-exchange.net/registration

Tuesday 14th June
UK time zone
Topic and research paper link:Presenter:Discussant:Paper authors:
10:00-10:10Welcome and IntroductionMike Bellaro, CEO, Plato Partnership,
Professor Carole Comerton-Forde, University Of Melbourne
10:10-10:55Does Alternative Data Improve Financial Forecasting? The Horizon EffectThierry Foucault,
HEC Paris
Shiyang Huang,
HKU Business School
– Oliver Dessaint, INSEAD
– Thierry Foucault,
HEC Paris
– Laurent Frésard, University of Lugano
10:55-11:40Does the Consolidated Feed Matter?Shihao Yu,
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Björn Hagströmer, Stockholm UniversityShihao Yu,
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
11:40-12:00Breakout room:
Does Alternative Data Improve Financial Forecasting? The Horizon Effect
Thierry Foucault,
HEC Paris
Shiyang Huang,
HKU Business School
11:40-12:00Breakout room:
Does the Consolidated Feed Matter?
Shihao Yu,
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Björn Hagströmer, Stockholm University
12:00-13:00Lunch breakn/an/an/a
Tuesday 14th June
UK time zone
Topic and research paper link:Presenter:Discussant:Paper authors:
13:00-13:45The Value of Off-Exchange DataThomas Ernst, University of MarylandCharles Jones, Columbia Business School– Thomas Ernst, University of Maryland
– Jonathan Sokobin, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)
– Chester Spatt, Carnegie Mellon University
13:45-14:30Passive Ownership and Price InformativenessMarco Sammon, Harvard Business SchoolJennie Bai, Georgetown UniversityMarco Sammon, Harvard Business School
14:30-14:50Breakout room:
The Value of Off-Exchange Data
Thomas Ernst, University of MarylandCharles Jones, Columbia Business School
14:30-14:50Breakout room:
Passive Ownership and Price Informativeness
Marco Sammon, Harvard Business SchoolJennie Bai, Georgetown University
14:50Close of day one
Wednesday 15th June
UK time zone
Topic and research paper link:Presenter:Discussant:Paper authors:
10:00-11:00European Consolidated Tape industry discussionModerated by Tilman Lueder, Head of Securities Markets at European CommissionPanellists to date:
– Thierry Foucault, HEC Foundation Chaired Professor of Finance, HEC Paris
– Niki Beattie, CEO, Market Structure Partners
– Matthijs Geneste Autoriteit Financiele  Markten (AMF) Senior Supervisor and Project Lead Consolidated Tape
– Neil Ryan, Regulatory Specialist, FINBOURNE Technology Limited
– Chris Murphy CEO and Founder Ediphy

n/a
11:00-11:45Retail Investors and Stock Market Quality in the PandemicXiaoyan Zhang, PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua UniversitySophie Moinas, Toulouse School of Economics– Charles M. Jones, Columbia University
– Xiaoyan Zhang, PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University
– Xinran Zhang, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) School of Finance
11:45-12:05Breakout room:
Industry session TBC
11:45-12:05Breakout room:
Retail Investors and Stock Market Quality in the Pandemic
Xiaoyan Zhang, PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua UniversitySophie Moinas, Toulouse School of Economics
12:05-13:00Lunch break n/a n/a n/a
Wednesday 15th June
UK time zone
Topic and research paper link:Presenter:Discussant:Paper authors:
13:00-13:45
Does Gamified Trading Stimulate Risk Taking?

Mariana Khapko, University of Toronto and Swedish House of Finance Debrah Meloso, Toulouse Business School– Philipp Chapkovski, International Laboratory for Experimental and Behavioural Economics
– Mariana Khapko, University of Toronto & Swedish House of Finance
– Marius Zoican, University of Toronto
13:45-14:30All-to-all Liquidity in Corporate BondsTerrence Hendershott, UC BerkeleyEdith Hotchkiss, Boston College– Terrence Hendershott, UC Berkeley
– Dimitry Livdan, UC Berkeley
– Norman Schürhoff. Swiss Finance Institute and HEC Lausanne
14:30-14:40Plato 2022 Market Structure AwardsMike Bellaro, CEO, Plato Partnership
Awards presented by the 2021 winners:
Niki Beattie, CEO Market Structure Partners
Anish Puaar, Rosenblatt Securities
14:40-15:00Breakout room:
Does Gamified Trading Stimulate Risk Taking?
Xiaoyan Zhang, PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua UniversitySophie Moinas, Toulouse School of Economics
14:40-15:00Breakout room:
All-to-all Liquidity in Corporate Bonds
Terrence Hendershott, UC BerkeleyEdith Hotchkiss, Boston College
Close of Conference