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High-Frequency Trading: is there really a place for it?

Reported by Mike Rhodes, rather interestingly, the NASDAQ (the most recent victim of the problems caused by HFT) was the first electronic exchange to have been created, in the early 70’s. At this time, the rest of the world was … Continue reading

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After Knight Capital, Here’s What You Need To Worry About From High-Frequency Trading

Ever since the meltdown at Knight Capital earlier this month, the debate over high-frequency trading has exploded. Reported by Matt Koppenheffer, The Motley Fool, in short form, high-frequency trading is a flavor of trading that leverages computers and the speed of super-fast data … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading Expert to Bring Unique Speed Trading Workshop to Shanghai

The Speed Traders unveiled dates today for Edgar Perez’s full-day seminars, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012: How Algorithmic and High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX in Shanghai, September 5th, presentations that … Continue reading

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Knight Capital Mess Aside, High Frequency Trading Is Here To Stay

“The apparent trading error by Knight Capital Group…reflects the type of event that can raise concerns for investors about our nation’s equity markets,” said SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro in a statement on Friday. And it is, according to Forbes’s Chris Barth … Continue reading

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Edgar Perez, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Shanghai, Covered by China Business Network (CBN)

Edgar Perez援引数据介绍指出,目前在美国证券市场中的整体成交金额中有56%来自高频交易,而这种交易手法也是伴随着科技的发展、市场的竞争、以及监管政策的变化,在证券市场中自然演进所出现的。 高 频交易研究专家Edgar Perez近 日在与第一财经采访时表示,高频交易是一种专注于“速度(speed)”的投资方法,主要以先进的电脑技术和设备寻求在极短时间内的获利,然 而这种投资方法与巴菲特的“价值投资”哲学并不矛盾,亦有助投资者能跳出经济周期和宏观大环境的制约,寻找到不为外界环境所左右的“阿尔法”值(即超出市 场基准的收益回报)。 Edgar Perez援引数据介绍指出,目前在美国证券市场中的整体成交金额中有56%来自高频交易,而这种交易手法也是伴随着科技的发展、市场的竞争、以及监管政策的变化,在证券市场中自然演进所出现的。 Read More

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High-Speed Trading in Bloomberg Businessweek: My Laser Is Faster Than Your Laser

A few weeks ago, Matthew Phillips wrote about Project Express, a new fiber-optic cable being built across the Atlantic that will give a select number of high-frequency traders a tiny speed advantage in trading times between New York and London. … Continue reading

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