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Optiver looks beyond EU for growth

High-frequency trading firm Optiver made over half of its revenues from outside the EU for the first time in its history last year, as European regulators take a hardline stance towards high-speed trading. The Dutch group, one of the world’s largest HFT … Continue reading

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Chi-X Co-Founder, Hirander Misra, to Urge Stricter Exchange Controls at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London

Mr. Hirander Misra, Chairman of Forum Trading Solutions, will call for stricter exchange controls in the wake of “flash crash” events at Golden Networking‘s upcoming High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London. Mr. Hirander is the Chairman of trading technology provider Forum … Continue reading

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High-frequency Speed Trader Optiver Pays $14 Million in Oil Manipulation Case

Reuters reported that U.S. regulators had claimed their first victory in a four-year old effort to crack down on oil market manipulation on Thursday, announcing a $14 million settlement with high-frequency trading firm Optiver. In a ruling that came just … Continue reading

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European High-Frequency Trading Firms Raking in the Dough

As reported by Tim Cave of eFinancialNews, average revenues across Europe’s largest high-frequency trading firms jumped by nearly a fifth last year, according to research by Financial News, as the controversial practice approaches a crucial phase that will determine how … Continue reading

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Signs of a Possible High-Frequency Trading Boom in Asia, Including Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore

As Fierce Finance IT’s Jim Kim reported, at a time when high-frequency trading continues to generate controversy and regulatory action in the United States and Europe, exchanges in other parts of the world are ramping up to attract more high-frequency … Continue reading

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