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High-frequency Trading Rules Will Hurt German Liquidity, Exchanges Say

According to Bloomberg’s Jonathan Morgan, restrictions on the minimum time orders must be held in German equity markets would do little to increase safety, the nation’s exchanges said as lawmakers debated proposed legislation. “The political, easily understandable argument that the … Continue reading

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Knowledge@Wharton on High-speed Trading: Is It Time to Apply the Brakes?

How fast is high-frequency stock trading? In the time it takes to read this sentence, tens of thousands of high-speed, computer-automated transactions can occur. Winning traders edge out rivals by intervals measured in nanoseconds. Fans of the practice say that high-frequency … Continue reading

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Edgar Perez, The Speed Traders, on The Perennial Profit Challenge: 2013 Roadmap for World Exchanges

Financial exchanges play a vital role in economic development as one of the primary tools for the allocation of capital in both developed economies and emerging ones. The indices created using the platforms provided by global exchanges are used by … 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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2012 Predicitons – What to expect in the New Year

According to Dr. Bates, a chief technology officer at Progress Software, states that the next year will be quit a disappointment. From the year 2011, capital markets has been in a roller coaster. With the market volatility, and high frequency … Continue reading

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Myrnes Blames High-Frequency Trading for Bank Share Declines

The High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 in Hong Kong, Chicago, Sao Paulo, and Singapore will present 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 … Continue reading

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