Tag Archives: Hong Kong

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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Earnings, Easing Hopes Lift Asia Markets

Reported by WSJ today that most Asian markets advanced Tuesday on continued hopes for policy easing from central banks and on some positive earnings reports, with Japanese and Hong Kong stocks among those clinching a fourth straight day of gains. … Continue reading

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In the IPO Capital of the World, Western Banks Go Hungry

Elzio Barreto of Reuters reports that although it was a sleepy fishing village just three decades ago, the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen last year hosted more IPOs than New York, Hong Kong and London combined – averaging one each … Continue reading

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LME CEO: China Links Gave Hong Kong Exchanges the Edge

Andrea Hotter of the Wall Street Journal writes that price wasn’t the reason why the London Metal Exchange picked Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing as its preferred buyer, the LME’s chief executive said on Tuesday. Martin Abbott said the LME … Continue reading

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Chinese Traders and Investors Gear up for Second High Frequency Trading Seminar in Shanghai

Edgar Perez, Author, The Speed Traders, Speaker at The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Shanghai: How Algorithmic and High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX, August 1 (June 21, 2012 New York) Mr. … Continue reading

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Introducing the First High Frequency Trading Seminar in Hong Kong, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012

Edgar Perez, Author of The Speed Traders, Speaker at The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Hong Kong: How Algorithmic and High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX, August 4 (June 20, 2012, New … Continue reading

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Wall Street Gets a Lift From Hopes for More Fed Moves

Reuters – By Angela Moon                    June 19, 2012 (Reuters) – Stocks rose on Tuesday on hopes that the Federal Reserve will agree to extend stimulus measures as the economy struggles to recover and the euro zone’s debt crisis gets worse. … Continue reading

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Introducing the First High Frequency Trading Seminar in Mexico, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Mexico City

The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Mexico City, Mexico: How High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX, with author Mr. Edgar Perez, July 27 (June 19, 2012, New York)  The future of high-frequency … Continue reading

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Australia’s ASX to Launch Two New ‘Dark Pool’ Trading Services

Dow Jones Newswires – By Caroline Henshaw – June 19, 2012 Australia’s dominant exchange operator ASX Ltd. (ASX.AU) said Tuesday it plans to launch two new “dark pool” trading services next month as it seeks to capture business from the … Continue reading

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Government Ignoring High Frequency Arms Race; ‘Scandal’ In the Making

The Wall Street Journal – By Geoffrey Rogow and Jacob Bunge – June 19, 2012 Private and government organizations that release market-moving data must decide whether they want to embrace the algorithmic trading industry or spend heavily to keep it … Continue reading

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