Firms are discovering there is a strong business need for accurate real-time positional data across their organizations. Sapient's Duncan Cooper says access to such data would maximize investment opportunities and ensure that a firm can be fully invested. For some, an Investment Book of Records (IBOR) addresses that need.
December 6, 2013 – Liquid Holdings is now offering its hedge fund clients a broker-neutral single order and execution management system to help them streamline their business work flow.
December 6, 2013 – The recipient of the Wall Street Women 2013 Industry Trailblazer Award shares her thoughts on what is the best part of her job trading at Alden Global, interacting with the industry's movers and shakers, and how she got into the industry and what inspires her.
December 6, 2013 – The editors of Traders Magazine look back at the 10 trends and stories that shook the trading world. Today, we examine the increasing number of trading glitches in 2013, especially in August, and how market participants contend with these market hiccups.
December 6, 2013 – The system of data feeds that distribute American stock prices is outdated and needs improved oversight, transparency and backups, according to the group representing U.S. securities firms.
December 5, 2013 – The recipient of the Wall Street Women 2013 Rising Star Award shares her thoughts on what is the best part of her job at WallachBeth, qualities needed by someone ascending the Wall Street career ladder, and how she sees the equities markets developing next year.
Women in trading have made their imprint on an industry that has not always been female-friendly. This issue features 15 award-winning women who have placed their mark of success upon the Street-and as a result, are being honored for their accomplishments.
Rules and Regs
Car manufacturers get their own test track, so why not traders? Nasdaq and technology vendor Thesys Technologies are offering algorithmic traders a testing facility to put equity algorithms through their paces.