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China is Not Ready for High-Frequency Trading: Official

May 17, 2012 – By Ma Nan (Morning Whistle.com) – China is not ready to introduce high-frequency trading (HFT), Wu Xiaoling, former deputy governor of the People’s Bank of China, said at the 37th annual conference of the International Organization … Continue reading

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High Frequency Trading Likely to Increase by 400% in China by 2013

November 1, 2011 By Doug Friedenberg (AllAboutAlpha.com) – It is by now common knowledge that High Frequency Trading comprises 70 to 75% of market trading in North America and western Europe.  And it helps to remember that the primary usefulness … Continue reading

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The First High Frequency Trading Seminar in China, The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Shanghai

Edgar Perez, Author, The Speed Traders, Speaker at The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 Shanghai: How Algorithmic and High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX, June 6 Mr. Edgar Perez, author, The Speed … Continue reading

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EMERGING MARKETS-Latam Stocks Drop on Global Growth Jitters

Reuters – By Asher Levine – June 1, 2012 SAO PAULO, June 1 (Reuters) – Latin American stocks dropped on Friday after the United States posted its weakest monthly job growth in a year and data showed Brazil‘s economy grew … Continue reading

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Nasdaq Plays Tough With Clients Angry Over Facebook

Reuters – By John McCrank                 June 1, 2012 (Reuters) – It’s crisis communications 101 for Corporate America: when a company bungles an event as big as the Facebook IPO, alienates customers, and spawns lawsuits and regulatory inquiries, the CEO apologizes … Continue reading

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Dealer and Investor Talks Over Liquidity Fears

Financial Times – June 1, 2012                    By Nicole Bullock, Tom Braithwaite and Dan McCrum The largest Wall Street securities dealers held talks with institutional investors in Boston last week to discuss concerns over shrinking liquidity in the corporate … Continue reading

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China Galaxy Securities Boosts Hong Kong Team

Financial News – By Tom Osborn – May 31, 2012 China Galaxy Securities, Beijing’s largest brokerage firm, has gone on a hiring spree for futures traders at its derivatives desk in Hong Kong, as China continues to relax rules allowing … Continue reading

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Broker Fees for U.S. Stock Trading Fell to Lowest Since 2006

Bloomberg Businessweek – By Nina Mehta                    May 31, 2012 U.S. securities firms received the lowest commissions from equities trading since 2006 amid a fifth straight year of outflows from stock funds and the worst returns during the bull market that … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Shares Post Worst May Loss In 14 years, China Weak

Reuters – By Clement Tan and Vikram Subhedar – May 31, 2012 HONG KONG, May 31 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares ended their worst May in 14 years with a whimper on Thursday, as an escalating euro zone crisis and … Continue reading

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Emerging Stocks Rise 3rd Day on China Stimulus, Greek Poll Shift

Bloomberg News – By Weiyi Lim and Jason Webb – May 28, 2012 Emerging-market stocks rose for a third day as opinion polls of Greek voters eased concern the country will exit the euro area and speculation mounted that China … Continue reading

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