Tag Archives: Alex Frino

Dark Pools Face Fire From Down Under

Tim Cave writes in the Financial News that the rapid growth of dark pools – anonymous share trading systems run by banks and market infrastructure providers – has come under fire from an Australian think tank, which claims the venues … Continue reading

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Profiles in High Frequency Trading: Alex Frino

Alex Frino is a Professor of Finance at the University of Sydney and also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre Ltd.  Dr. Frino possesses a Masters Degree in Finance from Cambridge University and … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy when you Learn what Alex Frino, Professor at University of Sydney Business School, thinks about High Frequency Trading and Volatility

Alex Frino, a professor at University of Sydney Business School and CEO of Capital Markets Co-operative Research Centre, says that high frequency trading reduces volatility in stock markets rather than exacerbates it. With his experience working with many global exchange … Continue reading

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New Research Shows High Frequency Trading Cuts Volatility

As reported by CNBC’s Antonya Allen, contrary to popular belief, high frequency trading reduces volatility in stock markets rather than exacerbates it, according to new research by Professor Alex Frino at the University of Sydney Business School and CEO of … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading and Volatility: Medicine or Poison?

As reported by The Atlantic’s Daniel Indiviglio, the crazy market swings we saw last week were largely blamed on so-called high frequency trading. That’s when computer bots are programmed to automatically buy or sell stocks based on a set of … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 to Confirm the Positive Impact of Speed Trading

As discussed at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 New York, there is indeed independent research that shows that high-frequency trading has a positive impact on global capital markets by increasing liquidity and reducing price volatility, findings that could allay some … Continue reading

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Forex: High Speed Trading is Good for You

As reported by the WSJ’s Eva Szalay: So what’s the difference between a nerd and a geek? Apparently quite a bit for some people. But whatever you want to call them–be it nerds, geeks, pointy-heads, boffins or plain old rocket … Continue reading

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