In today's guest commentary, RegOne's David Weisberger takes a look at the evolution of dark pools and the modern day witch hunt that surrounds them.
Is the approved SEC Tick Size Pilot Program meet your expectations for what it should be?
- It was a good compromise
- The SEC should start over
June 3, 2015 – Bellaro's mission was clear - update his trading desk, deploy new technology and beat the competition. Traders gets an inside look at just how he did this and how it might help make DB bigger than Goldman Sachs.
June 3, 2015 – In order to stay competitive in the fragmented U.S. equities market, the exchange operator has updated its pricing marks for certain transactions. Which transactions are affected?
June 3, 2015 – U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren railed against Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo Whites performance, saying her tenure at Wall Streets top regulator has been marked by weak enforcement and sluggish rulemaking.
June 3, 2015 – The Securities and Exchange Commission Monday charged two Merrill Lynch entities with using inaccurate data in the course of executing short sale orders. See how the broker decided to settle the charges.
June 3, 2015 – If youre concerned that regulations will drain volume from U.S. futures markets, a UBS Group AG analyst says your worries are premature.
June 2, 2015 – Futures traders who want real-time market data will now be able to view it via one major vendor's system. See which one here.
June 2, 2015 – The Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre (CMCRC) has released analysis showing that the move by the SGX which lowered the minimum trade size lot earlier this year. Check out the study's findings here.
June 2, 2015 – Conventional wisdom has it that discretionary order flow has become largely non-existent because the buyside has to pay for research obligations. But it is out there - and can be had, according to one consultancy.
Highlights from the Current Issue
Despite doomsday media headlines warning investors about a looming liquidity shortage in corporate bonds, Amy Koch, managing director and head of taxable fixed-income trading at Standish Mellon Asset Management, sees no reason to panic.
Will a new FINRA pre-trade transparency proposal lay the ground work for establishing a consolidated tape for the corporate bond market?
With nearly two years since its birth as an independent fintech company, chief executive officer Rishi Nangalia and chief technology officer Josh Schubkegel recently sat down with Traders to discuss where the firm's been and where it's headed.
With Polen Capital's new Global Growth Equity Strategy, read how Julian Pick and his team are willing to wait for the perfect trading opportunity.
With ICE's Grand Bargain proposal, its hard not to see the benefit to the legacy exchanges.
After hinting at greater oversights, the SEC took its first step to regulating all high-frequency trading firms.