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LEADING MARKET PARTICIPANTS JOIN TO FORM NEW CANADIAN STOCK EXCHANGE

Aequitas seeks broad support to build innovative and cost-efficient exchange that levels the playing field for all market participants A marketplace that protects investors against predatory and opportunistic trading strategies, and where all Canadian-listed securities can be traded. A senior … Continue reading

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Bay Street firms pitch TSX rival exchange

Canada’s biggest bank is joining with other major financial players to create a new stock exchange that the creators say will keep costs low and discourage computerized high-frequency trading, which some say is sapping confidence in market fairness. Royal Bank, … Continue reading

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Market Structure, Broker Conflicts Do More Harm Than HFT

When Pragma, Securities an expert firm specializing in trading, published itsreport showing how high frequency trading (HFT) hurts investors I had expected to see some significant impact, or at least widespread discussion. Instead it appears to have sunk with little more … Continue reading

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