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Bank of America, the New Darling for High Frequency Traders

Golden Networking’s High Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Singapore (http://www.HFTLeadersForum.com), conference that will provide the most up-to-date overview of cutting-edge developments and insights to build a competitive advantage in high-frequency trading to investors and traders, will take place at the … Continue reading

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Citi to Unveil New ATS This Year, Catering to High-Frequency Traders, to Interact with Their Own Retail Flow

As reported by Traders Magazine’s James Armstrong, Citi is preparing to offer a second option to its Citi Match dark pool, building a new alternative trading system called Citi Cross to be opened before the end of this year. According to … Continue reading

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ABN AMRO, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Infinium, M3 Capital, QuantZ, TMX Group, at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011

Building off of the momentum of last May’s High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010, Golden Networking’s High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011, “How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World”, http://www.HFTLeadersForum.com, May 23, 24 & 25, New York City, … Continue reading

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Market Speed and High-Frequency Trading: Key Drivers for the Growth of the Options Industry

As reported by The Options Insider, on Friday at the Options Industry Conference, Kevin Murphy of Citigroup served as the moderator for Growing the Pie, a panel discussion on growing the options marketplace by exploring its changes and looking at … Continue reading

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Citi’s Reverse Stock Split Signals End of a High-Frequency Trading Era

As reported by Fierce Finance’s Jim Kim, it’s no secret that the savage decline of Citi’s stock into the penny stock zone was a huge boon to speed traders. Many of the firms made the stock–along with some other low-priced … Continue reading

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Did Senator Kaufman have a point about monitoring high-frequency trading?

The SEC needs to understand high-frequency trading no more than they need to understand trading in general, before making any attempts to regulate it. Regulations have been in place for decades, yet, trading exchanges and their participants have evolved quickly in the last decade, and therefore it is reasonable to expect that some monitoring procedures of the past need to be revisited. Yes, Senator Kaufman had a point, strengthening the monitoring of not only high-frequency, algorithmic or electronic trading but trading in general; Bernie Madoff was certainly not a high-frequency trader. Continue reading

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