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New York Attorney General Discusses Ongoing Investigation of High-frequency Traders

Randy Diamond from Pensions & Investments reveals that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Friday that his office is investigating several high-frequency trading organizations that gain advantages by receiving market information early. Mr. Schneiderman would not name the organizations … Continue reading

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The Optics Of Selling Financial Information

Thomson Reuters (TRI) (my employer, but I’m not speaking on their behalf here) pays the University of Michigan a seven-figure sum every year. In return, it gets the distribution rights for the university’s closely-followed bi-monthly consumer confidence survey. It’s an … Continue reading

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Data providers caught in regulatory speed trap

The regulatory spotlight has once again fallen on relationships between market infrastructure providers and high-frequency trading firms – a growing and influential tranche of the former’s client base. Thomson Reuters was this week forced to suspend its practice of sending … Continue reading

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