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David Weisberger
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The Emperor's New Clothes

In this first of a two-part commentary, David Weisberger shares his views on IEX. He examines and opines as to whether or not the exchange has lived up to its billing as "fair, simple and transparent."

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Research and the Right CHOICE

– In this article, editor John D'Antona Jr. examines how one new regulation (MiFID II) and one proposed law (the CHOICE Act) could alter the market structure in a way not seen since Reg NMS.

Ethical FX via the Global Code

– With the release of the FX Global Code for the wholesale foreign exchange market last month, the FX industry is counting on a single set of guidelines to prevent bad behavior in currency trading.

MiFID II: How Did We Get Here and What Does It Mean?

– In this contributed blog, Trading Technologies thoroughly examines MiFID II and all its implications from a technology standpoint.

Traders Gather for Golf, Guinness and Oysters

– The Golf, Guinness and Oyster Gathering (GGOG) event kicks off in New York on June 27th with proceeds go to aid The Iveagh Trust, an organization that has been providing housing for Dubliners in need for over 120 years.

The Russell Rebalance Trades: What to Expect

– ITG's Ivan Cajic, Head of Index Research, shares his thoughts exclusively with Traders Magazine on this Friday's Russell Index reconstitution and projects that this year’s event will lead to more than $23 billion in net turnover.

ALGO UPDATE: ITG Helps Buy-Side Find Dark Canadian Liquidity

– ITG has revamped and created a basically new-from -the-ground-up POSIT Marketplace Canada algorithm, which can be used to trade all 3000+ Canadian symbols as well as the almost 200 inter-listed stocks. Earl Cummings, head of Liquidity Management for ITG Canada spoke with Traders Magazine about the new electronic strategy that has incorporated machine learning into its approach.

MIFID II Will Change the Market in Six Distinct Ways

– In this third and final MiFID II event report, Vela examines the changes that the participants from across the market expect to see in business models, trading patterns, and relationships. Here the firm looks at six points that firms need to consider before January 2018.

Vela to Acquire OptionsCity

– Vela Trading Technologies LLC (Vela), a trading and market data technology, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire OptionsCity Software, a global provider of futures and options trading and analytics solutions.

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