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ABN AMRO, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Infinium, M3 Capital, QuantZ, TMX Group, at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011

Building off of the momentum of last May’s High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010, Golden Networking’s High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011, “How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World”, http://www.HFTLeadersForum.com, May 23, 24 & 25, New York City, … Continue reading

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What It Takes to Get into High-Frequency Trading, Not Much, says Lakeview’s Peter van Kleef

Not much is required to get into high-frequency trading these days, according to Peter van Kleef, Chief Executive Officer of Lakeview Arbitrage, in an interview published by FX Trader Magazine. Mr. van Kleef will be leading High-Frequency Trading Experts Workshop … Continue reading

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EU Commission Love-Hate Relationship with High-Frequency Trading

High-frequency trading of stocks requires more regulation given the risks it poses, Michel Barnier, the commissioner for internal markets and services at the European Commission, said on Tuesday, adding he will work with U.S. regulators to craft new rules. How … Continue reading

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Why U.S. asks to Seal Courtroom to Guard Goldman Sachs’ Secrets?

Prosecutors asked a federal judge to seal the courtroom for part of the upcoming criminal trial of a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc computer programmer, an effort to protect the secrecy of the bank’s high-frequency trading platform. Why is this … Continue reading

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How Great is the Need for Speed for High-Frequency Trading

The growing availability of tick-by-tick market data from a variety of liquid markets has prompted one influential economist to preach the virtues of incorporating high-frequency data into risk systems to improve their performance. But risk managers at banks are unconvinced; … Continue reading

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Why Warren Buffett Thinks Flash Crash Didn’t Raise Any Fundamental Questions About the Markets

Legendary investor Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, didn’t seem particularly concerned about the Flash Crash on May 6th. Why this is relevant for high-frequency traders will be debated at High-Frequency Trading Experts Workshop 2010 (http://www.HFTExpertsWorkshop.com), “Practical Implementation of High-Frequency … Continue reading

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Protected: High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010 Report (Part II): What Really Happened on May 6th, The Day of the “Flash Crash”: The Untold Story by Tradeworx’s Manoj Narang (Available ONLY to Subscribers)

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High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010 Report (Part I): The Most Comprehensive Review of High-Frequency Trading

A resounding success was High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2010, forum organized by Golden Networking last Thursday at the Flatotel. The prestigious roster included practitioners and academics from Chicago and New York, as well as journalists that closely follow the industry. Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading Conference to Provide Actionable Recommendations to Launch and Manage a High-Frequency Trading Operation

If there is a lesson from yesterday’s unprecedented market plunge, that is the need to implement risk management and quality controls in the operation of high-frequency trading systems. While some of the biggest firms in New York and Chicago might have made up to $200 million by the end of the day, others firms were forced to stop trading as they allegedly sought not to contribute to the volatility. Continue reading

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