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Edgar Perez, The Speed Traders, on The Perennial Profit Challenge: 2013 Roadmap for World Exchanges

Financial exchanges play a vital role in economic development as one of the primary tools for the allocation of capital in both developed economies and emerging ones. The indices created using the platforms provided by global exchanges are used by … 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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Bank of England’s Haldane Wants Speed Limits on High-Frequency Trading

As reported by Reuters, speed limits would cool the “arms race” of ultra-fast trading that has sparked price “abnormalities” and may destabilise markets, a top Bank of England official said on Friday. Andrew Haldane, executive director for financial stability, said in … Continue reading

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