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Supercomputers VS High-Frequency Trading: Analysis Leads to New Regulatory Law

According to ScienceWorldReport, When there’s money to be made, most loopholes have already been  explored and exploited – but emerging technologies are changing the  game, creating new opportunities for moneymakers and headaches for  regulators. To counter this, researchers are now … Continue reading

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The Wall Street Journal: Deutsche Börse’s News Service for Traders Draws Scrutiny of Investigators

Brody Mullins and Scott Patterson report for The Wall Street Journal that several times a month, the Labor Department invites news reporters to a sealed room for an early look at soon-to-be-released reports such as the unemployment rate. One organization … Continue reading

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HFT Observation: Donations and Lobbying by High Speed Traders are Rising

Sarah Lynch from Reuters reports that high-frequency trading firms have increased their campaign contributions to federal lawmakers by 673 percent from the 2008 to the 2012 election cycle, according to a report that sheds light on their political connections in … Continue reading

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U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Orders System to Aid Trade Tracking

The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule on Wednesday to require American stock exchanges and other markets to establish a uniform system for tracking all orders and trades. It said the requirement was aimed at making it easier for … Continue reading

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Edgar Perez, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Sao Paulo, Quoted by CNBC on Can ‘Trading on Tweets’ Really Make Money?

Edgar Perez, Adjunct Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University Edgar Perez, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Sao Paulo, Quoted by CNBC on Can ‘Trading on Tweets’ Really Make Money?.

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Not Another Flash-Crash…Yet: Trader

As reported by MarketWatch, so far there is no sign of a “flash-crash” like the one that rattled the markets worldwide more than one year ago on May 6, 2010. At least that’s the view of Joe Saluzzi, co-head of equity trading for … Continue reading

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