Blaming the Flash Crash on a UK man who lives with his parents is like blaming lightning for starting a fire.
May 5, 2015 – SXP Analytics LLC and a group of its programmers avoided trial with a last-minute settlement of claims that they used Quantlab Technologies Ltd.s high- frequency trading computer code to start the company.
May 5, 2015 – London Stock Exchange Group Plc has entered the competition to build a not-for-profit European dark pool backed by a consortium of banks and asset managers.
May 5, 2015 – Guest commentator David Weisberger looks at how many people complain about how all Dark Pools allow market makers to profit effortlessly, but says it's just not true. In a well-run dark pool, he argues that there is no "free money" to be made by market makers.
May 5, 2015 – Saxo Bank, an online trading and investment specialist, now offers SaxoTraderGO, a new, multi-asset trading platform, available on desktop and mobile devices.
May 5, 2015 – Who's a better broker - A-Rod, Sports Illustrated's Hannah Davis, Eli Manning or Beth Ostrosky? Traders brings you Part 2 of our BTIG 2015 Charity Day gallery.
May 5, 2015 – Exegy has announced the availability of six new feed handlers for foreign exchange venues.
May 4, 2015 – Siebert Brandford Shank & Co and KCG both bring on new sales traders while JPMorgan named a new head of EMEA low touch trading. All this and more in today's edition of Traders On the Move.
May 4, 2015 – In a bid to counter the opening of the new upstart Aequitas Neo Exchange, TMX Group has lowered fees on its exchanges.
Highlights from the Current Issue
After the foreign exchange rate manipulation scandal, Russell Investments envisions buyside firms banding together to trade FX among themselves. Michael DuCharme and Joe Hoffman are leading the charge.
Lets review dark pools baseline functionality and examine the good and bad of anti-gaming filters. Then well discuss simple guidelines that help refine your dark routing choices.
Euclidean Trading is delivering a trading formula for dollar interest rates in the hope that human options traders will go electronic.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has decided to delay the implementation of its new tick size pilot program until May 6.
With ICE's Grand Bargain proposal, its hard not to see the benefit to the legacy exchanges.
Traders speaks Chuck Lugay about his take on the market, what new regulations might look like, and what keeps traders and brokers up at night.