Tag Archives: Toronto Stock Exchange

High-frequency trading activity in Canada appears to have declined: IIROC

According to theprovince.com, High-frequency trading activity in Canada appears to have declined since regulators began studying the lightning-fast trading strategies a couple of years ago. The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada released interim results Thursday of a large-scale study … Continue reading

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LEADING MARKET PARTICIPANTS JOIN TO FORM NEW CANADIAN STOCK EXCHANGE

Aequitas seeks broad support to build innovative and cost-efficient exchange that levels the playing field for all market participants A marketplace that protects investors against predatory and opportunistic trading strategies, and where all Canadian-listed securities can be traded. A senior … Continue reading

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Bay Street firms pitch TSX rival exchange

Canada’s biggest bank is joining with other major financial players to create a new stock exchange that the creators say will keep costs low and discourage computerized high-frequency trading, which some say is sapping confidence in market fairness. Royal Bank, … Continue reading

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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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