HFT Chief Confident of Reprieve on Mifid Rule

Getty Images

Michelle Price of Financial News writes that Europe’s top high-frequency trading chief has said he expects a new regulatory proposal, designed to rein-in HFT firms, to be dropped.

Remco Lenterman, chairman of HFT trade body the European Principal Traders Association, said: “I feel that we have come a long way during the past year, and that the debate regarding HFT is much more balanced now.

There is a much better understanding among policymakers of what HFT firms do – although it remains an extremely politicised subject.”

Read More

This entry was posted in Articles, Business, Finance, World Economy, World Exchanges and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s