Wrapping up iFX EXPO LATAM 2024: A Blend of Innovation and Networking

Following the successful conclusion of iFX EXPO LATAM 2024, fintech and financial service providers across Latin America have returned to their usual business activities, enriched with unprecedented insights and strategic knowledge. For industry professionals who could not attend, this recap offers a comprehensive overview of the key highlights and takeaways from the event.

Hosted by Ultimate Fintech, iFX EXPO LATAM 2024 delivered on its promise of two days filled with exclusive networking opportunities, expert knowledge sharing, and the unveiling of the latest innovations in financial products and services. The event adeptly combined professional business development with engaging social interactions.

The festivities began on April 9 at the iconic World Trade Center – Olmeca 4 in Mexico City with a well-attended Welcome Party. This initial gathering set the tone for the expo, providing a relaxed atmosphere where attendees could reconnect with longstanding clients, meet potential new partners, and engage in meaningful conversations that set the stage for future collaborations.

The expo itself commenced on April 10, attracting a wide array of participants from all corners of the fintech and financial sectors. The expo floor was vibrant with representatives from renowned companies showcasing state-of-the-art online trading technologies, multi-asset liquidity solutions, and specialized FX services. Prominent exhibitors included XM, Exness, IronFX, BDSwiss, Libertex, and many others, who demonstrated their latest advancements and services to an eager audience.

Detailed Insights from the Speaker Hall and Traders Arena

The Speaker Hall served as a platform for a series of insightful discussions led by influential figures in the Latin American finance and fintech space. Santiago Salinas from the BIVA Institute and Viviana Romo Núñez of Mizuho Bank, among others, addressed a range of topics that included recent regulatory changes affecting Mexico’s financial landscape, emerging tech trends, strategies for financial inclusion, the evolution of digital payment solutions, and identifying upcoming fintech innovators. These sessions were invaluable for attendees looking to expand or solidify their market presence in the region.

Adjacent to the Speaker Hall, the Traders Arena focused on more specialized financial and trading insights. It featured deep dives into market fundamentals, with experts like Anthony Zawadzki from the NYSE and Alejandra Diaz from FXCM leading discussions on critical topics such as USDMXN price dynamics, updates from the US equities market, and effective trading strategies. This arena provided practical tips and advanced strategies for identifying and mitigating trading risks, understanding technical analysis, and making informed choices when selecting brokerage services.

Ivan Rojas – International Sales Director-Black Arrow Platform, Nelogica:

“By bringing together professionals and experts from around the world, this event has helped legitimize our industry in the region. I have been focused on LatAm and based in the region for a long time, and such events are much needed here. Furthermore, this event has evolved to encompass a wider range of participants beyond just brokers; we now see a diverse pool of alternatives for all types of traders, including white labels and smaller brokers aiming to elevate their game.”

 Viviana Romo Núñez – VP Legal & Compliance, Mizuho Bank:

iFX EXPO LATAM 2024 plays a role in fostering the growth and development of fintech and financial services in the region. I think that the ways in which iFX EXPO contributes are knowledge exchange, networking opportunities, showcasing innovation and regulatory insights.”

 The feedback from attendees highlighted the expo’s effectiveness in facilitating significant networking opportunities and fostering collaborations that could lead to breakthrough innovations and business growth. The event was particularly praised for its organization, the quality of its sessions, and the variety of topics covered, all of which contributed to a rich, educational experience.

As the industry looks forward, iFX EXPO International 2024 is already generating excitement. Scheduled to take place between June 18-20 in Limassol, Cyprus, this event is expected to surpass previous editions in scale and scope. It will convene over 4,000 attendees, including more than 100 renowned speakers and representatives from over 1,600 companies spanning more than 120 countries. This gathering will serve as a global platform for sharing industry-leading insights, exploring international market trends, and showcasing innovative products and services.

Given the high demand for exhibition space and sponsorship opportunities, interested parties are urged to contact the organizers at [email protected] without delay. The expo will offer an unparalleled opportunity for companies to enhance their brand visibility and engage with top-level decision-makers and industry leaders in an influential setting.

iFX EXPO LATAM 2024 was a landmark event that not only provided participants with valuable industry insights but also set the stage for the upcoming iFX EXPO International 2024 in Cyprus. This future expo promises to be a pivotal event for global financial professionals aiming to make a significant impact in the fintech and financial markets.