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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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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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