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The newest US stock exchange, IEX, asks, "what is an exchange" and how can it help the buy-side.

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The Time is Ripe for Equity Market Auctions

– Has the time for widespread auctions in US equities finally come?

U.S. Listed Options Volume Fell to A 14-month Low in July: Tabb Report

– Options trading volume fell precipitously in July - see just how much and why, according to the latest Tabb report.

ON THE MOVE: Schroders Bulks Up Fixed Income Team; Credit Suisse Hires Quant Pro

– In his week's On The Move three key executives join one broker's fixed income trading desk while one bulge firms land a quant trader for a new role.

TRADING THE WEEK: Market Steady as Fed Speakers Garner Attention

– The U.S. equity markets are in full summer swing, being jostled daily by economic data reports and various Federal Reserve speakers, though with no clear direction.

It Gets Late Early At StubHub

– In a guest blog, Modern Markets Initiative's Bill Harts reveals how selling online tickets isn't the same as electronic trading despite the similarities.

Sandler O’Neill’s Repetto Looks At Nasdaq’s ELO Order Type

– One analyst's examination of exchange operator Nasdaq’s newest order type designed to help it better compete against the stock market’s newest exchange, IEX.

Volatility ETPs Surge in Popularity Amid Continued Market Turbulence; TABB Group Research

– Exchange-traded products (ETPs) based on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) have become increasingly popular in 2016 as traders look for opportunities to profit off the tumultuous market.

Time for FINRA to Go Back to Basics?

– Some market professionals say the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has strayed from its core mission of ensuring the fairness and honesty of markets.

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Highlights from the Current Issue

Bitcoin, Algos and Dark Pool Fines: The Traders 2016 Outlook

Our editors look at the news stories and trends from last year that will have the biggest impact in the coming 12 months. It was a year of eye-popping fines, slipping trading volumes, and new technologies for Bitcoin and more. 2016 will be quite a year.

Buyside Profile: A Radical Fixed-Income Method

Bond trader Zachary Chavis of Sage Advisory is trading more with fellow buyside traders than with the traditional broker-dealer counterparties. The reason: deeper liquidity and tighter control.

Blockchain Adoption Seen As Early as Q2 2016, Tabb Reports

Like a runaway freight train, blockchain technology is coming to the financial markets, including equities, as soon as early next year.

Three Firms Remain in Running to Build U.S. Consolidated Audit Trail

The U.S. equity markets self-regulatory organizations have created a short list of three finalist firms who will build the much anticipated stock market consolidated audit trail.

A Celebration of Excellence: How Women Have Changed Wall Street

The fifth annual Traders awards celebrate the achievements of women in the US capital markets and the stellar work they do as mentors & leaders.

Overstock.com Registration Statement Covering Digital Securities Declared Effective

In an exclusive interview with Traders, Overstock.com chief executive officer Patrick Byrne told Traders that the Securities and Exchange Commission has declared Overstock’s registration statement covering the issuance of digital securities effective.

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