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IOSCO Releases Report Warning that High Frequency Trading Could Distort Short-Term Prices

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Brokers Unclear on True Impact of High-Frequency Trading

As reported by Michelle Price of marketwatch.com, banks and dealers have called for more research into high-frequency trading, warning in a letter to global watchdog the International Organization of Securities Commissions that the impact of the controversial trading practice remains … Continue reading

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American and European Regulators See Risks in High-Frequency Trading, but Lack Answers

As reported by Global Investor’s Boyd Erman, global securities regulators don’t know what to think about high-frequency traders as a debate rages about whether they are harmful to markets, but watchdogs are clearly concerned that HFTs may be tilting markets. … Continue reading

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Ultra High-Frequency Trading Needs Curbs -Global Regulators

As reported by Reuters’ Huw Jones, leaders of the world’s top 20 economies (G20) asked the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) to study how high frequency trading (HFT) and other computer assisted trading developments posed risks to the broader … Continue reading

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High-Frequency Trading Under Scrutiny From Iosco

As reported by Finextra, the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (Iosco) has flagged improvements in market surveillance as a critical element in a new consultation aimed at developing recommendations to mitigate the risks posed to the financial system by the … Continue reading

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