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U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Plans New Website to Publish Speed Traders Data and Research

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission plans to unveil a public website next week that will allow it to publish data, research and analysis using the type of robust market data exploited by high-frequency trading firms. The site will share … Continue reading

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The Morning Risk Report: Targeting Bad Actors

As any regulator or corporate officer will tell you, there’s nothing like a “perp walk” of an alleged white-collar criminal from abode to waiting police vehicle for sending a message about the personal cost of nefarious individual conduct. Regulators in … Continue reading

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HFT Technologies LLC Opens New Consulting Company to Help IT Departments Prepare for Dodd-Frank

HFT Technologies LLC announced the launch of a new company, HFT Pros, to provide on-site consultingand staff supplementation services to financial firms throughout Chicago, New York City and other major financial centers. Demand for IT consultants with trading systems experience is expected … Continue reading

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SEC has power to ban high-frequency trading, congressman says

Not everyone agrees that using high-speed machines to trade stocks in less time than it takes the average person to blink is a bad thing, but the people who do might be heartened by the letter a congressman sent the … Continue reading

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