Technology is certainly not only enabling the requirements of transparency, it is also leveling the field as far as investors are concerned, making broker-shopping easy, argues Irene Aldridge.
If you could vote, would you vote to approve IEX as a new public stock exchange?
April 28, 2016 – Approval of IEX's application will shift the competitive balance among trading strategies in the stock market, with potential benefits for long-term investors.
April 28, 2016 – Ira Newman will lead the new program to allow financial service, technology and consulting firms to offer expanded solutions to clients
April 28, 2016 – CEO Blair Livingston says his service is tailor-made for modern investing because electronic trading has taken away the edge the fastest human traders once had, meaning access to the best knowledge and research is becoming more important.
April 28, 2016 – The prime brokerage gained client balances even as hedge funds suffered their worst withdrawals since the financial crisis.
April 27, 2016 – Your trading firm's tried-and-true order management system is doing more than ever before.
April 27, 2016 – Traders now have access to risk management and other tools via the Cloud through pay-per-usage fee model.
April 27, 2016 – Speaking at a meeting of that group in Washington, NYSE President Tom Farley said that the Maker-Taker plan would take the industry down the wrong path.
April 27, 2016 – With margins not fattening in the foreseeable future, any hiring sprees will be a way off. It's more likely investments will be made in software before any further humans are added.
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.