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Why does Singapore Exchange Seek High-Frequency Traders?

According to Bloomberg, Singapore Exchange Ltd. (SGX), Southeast Asia’s biggest bourse operator, wants to lure more high-speed traders on to its stock market as it grapples with lower volume. Computerized trading firms, which execute transactions in fractions of a second, account for … Continue reading

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CME Requests CFTC Approval to Change Rule Barring Wash Trades

  CME Group Inc. (CME), the owner of the world’s largest derivatives market, asked the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to approve a change to its rule barring traders from engaging in transactions with themselves. Following discussions with the CFTC’s market … Continue reading

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Moscow Exchange (MICEX) Introduces Surcharge for Unproductive Load in its Key Markets

Following the FORTS Derivatives market, on September 3, 2012 the Moscow Exchange Securities and FX markets has successfully introduced measures to encourage effectiveness of algorithms trading trading through the exchange. Over the testing period of the surcharge calculation only 10 high frequency traders on the securities market … Continue reading

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