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Another study weighs in on high-frequency trading

According Fierce Finance IT’s Jim Kim,  There has been no shortage of academic and government research work when it comes to high-frequency trading. A recent study by a top government economist found that the benefits of such trading are dubious and perhaps … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading Boom Hit Slowdown in USA, Europe

As Jim Kim reported on Fierce Finance IT last month, it’s been a tough year so far for high-frequency trading firms. Not too long ago, it seemed they would continue to carve out a larger share of trading volume, to … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading Technology Seeps Into Other Industries

As reported by Fierce Finance IT’s Jim Kim, the financial services industry has been a leader in terms of adopting and developing IT in many ways. The investments have been massive. Many have tried to market their internal software to … Continue reading

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Signs of a Possible High-Frequency Trading Boom in Asia, Including Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore

As Fierce Finance IT’s Jim Kim reported, at a time when high-frequency trading continues to generate controversy and regulatory action in the United States and Europe, exchanges in other parts of the world are ramping up to attract more high-frequency … 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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