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Future of Mexican Derivatives Market Shows High-Frequency Trading

August 5, 2011 (FINCAD) – The Wall Street Journal reports on the potential for high-frequency trading of the dollars futures contract on the Mexico derivatives market, MexDer, in the next months. Foreign investors, in particular, will bring this trading to … Continue reading

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SEC Approves ‘Limit Up-Limit Down’ Plan To Curb Volatility In Stock Market, As High-Frequency Trading Grows

Reuters – By John McCrank – June 1, 2012 June 1 (Reuters) – U.S. securities regulators have approved a one-year pilot program for a plan designed to protect equity markets from volatile price swings in the wake of the “flash … Continue reading

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Citadel Says Other Firm’s Profit Shows Strategy Theft

The Wall Street Journal – By Juliet Chung  June 4, 2012 Citadel LLC, the money manager run by Ken Griffin, has held up a division’s shrinking profit as evidence that a fellow Chicago-based investment firm stole some of its proprietary … Continue reading

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Mexico Takes Huge Steps To Boost Its Position In High-Speed Trading Market

By Melanie Rodier – November 18, 2011 (Wall Street & Technology) – While Brazil continues to be the hottest emerging market in Latin America for high-frequency trading, the Mexican Exchange (BMV Group), is taking huge steps to boost its growth … Continue reading

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Citadel Accuses Jump Employees of Stealing Secrets

Reuters – By Dan Wilchins and Herbert Lash – June 4, 2012 (Reuters) – Citadel, one of the world’s biggest hedge fund managers, has accused employees of a rival Chicago high-frequency trading firm of stealing its trading programs. It said … Continue reading

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Networks Built On Milliseconds

The Wall Street Journal – By Anton Troianovski               May 30, 2012 CARTERET, N.J.—A cellphone tower here, standing next to an abandoned bus that still says it’s bound for Richmond, has become one of the hottest properties in global finance. Trading … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Foreign Exchange Trading On the Rise In Asia Pacific

May 16, 2012 in Global Custodian (Global Custodian) – Algorithmic and high-frequency foreign exchange trading is on the rise in Australia and across Asian markets, according to First Derivatives, a provider of software and consulting services to the capital markets … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading is Hitting the BRICs

January 31, 2012 – By Justin Grant (Advanced Trading) – As regulators in the United States and Europe weigh the merits of new regulations to govern high-frequency trading, emerging markets have been methodically paving the way for the practice to … Continue reading

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