Don Bollerman, IEX co-founder and head of markets & sales, reveals that so-called "speed bumps" exist inside other prominent stock markets and how certain venues have their own methodology for throttling order flow.
In light of the recent difficulties with China's stock market circuit breakers, are U.S. equity market breakers adequate?
- They need further tweaking
- Scrap them and start fresh
February 9, 2016 – In today's Traders On the Move, block trading house Liquidnet snagged a pair of veteran traders to assist in its new EQS Group, while a senior EMEA exec departs from bulge broker Credit Suisse. Check this and more, right here and now.
February 9, 2016 – With experience at Morgan Stanley and Citigroup, the new Institutional Salesman joins the bond firm's New York headquarters.
February 9, 2016 – Triad Securities has entered into a clearing agreement with another large firm to bolster its "mini prime" brokerage offering.
February 9, 2016 – In his latest blog, Modern Markets' Bill Harts talks about "latency arbitrage" and how this trading concept shouldn't apply to just one select group of traders.
February 9, 2016 – Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. and Evercore Partners Inc. are cutting stock analysts following a global slump in equity markets.
February 9, 2016 – When Cromwell Coulson heard that an obscure Chinese real estate firm had agreed to buy the Chicago Stock Exchange, he was shocked.
February 9, 2016 – Hong Kong has authorized leveraged and inverse exchange-traded funds in the city, while adding a note of caution to investors.
February 8, 2016 – LiquidityBook has appointed a new Chief Revenue Officer.
Highlights from the Current Issue
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.
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.
Like a runaway freight train, blockchain technology is coming to the financial markets, including equities, as soon as early next year.
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.
The fifth annual Traders awards celebrate the achievements of women in the US capital markets and the stellar work they do as mentors & leaders.
In an exclusive interview with Traders, Overstock.com chief executive officer Patrick Byrne told Traders that the Securities and Exchange Commission has declared Overstocks registration statement covering the issuance of digital securities effective.