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Superfast Trading Heads to Malaysia

Malaysia is set to let high-frequency traders into its share markets after  the country’s main exchange, Bursa Malaysia, said it was preparing to allow the  ultra-fast style of dealing later this year. The move is a sign that high-frequency trading, … Continue reading

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Algorithmic Trading, High-frequency Trading: Curbing the Risks Involved

For all the talk that computers are smarter than human beings, the fact remains that computer-driven algorithmic trading has also led to some bad experiences for market participants. It’s true that human traders are also prone to errors such as … Continue reading

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8 Low-Volatility Stocks such as Bank of America for Human Investors-Automated High-Frequency Trading Needs Volatility. You don’t

As reported by  Beth Gaston Moon, with its low price and high trading volume, Bank of America is an extremely liquid stock. Throw in decently inflated volatility and it becomes a popular choice for all kinds of investors, professional and … Continue reading

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Technology Will Eventually Reverse Fragmentation, Says Trading Roundtable

As reported by Julio Gomez from Wall Street & Technology, electronic trading players are balancing a daunting number of high-impact forces in today’s environment. From liquidity center formation, to preparation for rigid transparency rules, to managing the impact of high-frequency … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Reference on Algorithmic and High Frequency Trading Now on DVD

The ultimate reference on algorithmic and high frequency trading is now available on DVD; no other than Edgar Perez, the former McKinsey consultant, Adjunct Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University and author of The Speed Traders, is … Continue reading

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Federal agency looking at high-frequency traders

As reported by the Associated Press, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission is looking at high-frequency traders to gauge their importance in the markets and consider possible new rules for them. The agency announced Thursday that it will establish an advisory … Continue reading

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High-frequency traders target Bank of America and take investors along for a wild ride

As reported by PALLAVI GOGOI of the Associated Press, on a normal day, 4 billion shares of stock change hands on the New York Stock Exchange. One in 10 belongs to a single company. It’s not McDonald’s or IBM, both of … Continue reading

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A change for the better? ASX’s competition settles in

Australia’s equity trading market has been through two form-changing years and last year began with ASX, the national stock exchange, in merger talks with the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX). Although that particular marriage failed before any vows could be taken, … Continue reading

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Latin America trading: it’s written in the stars

Investing and buying stocks in Latin America has traditionally been considered a risky business. In the south, Argentina’s infamous currency problems at the turn of the century blighted investment in emerging markets and in Mexico to the north, 13,000 murders … Continue reading

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High Frequency Trading on the Wane in Canada

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