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David Weisberger

Is Rule 606 Broken?

Is Rule 606 hopelessly outdated and broken? RegOne's Weisberger examines the regulation and whether or not it is outdated and fails to require disclosure of the vast majority of all routing.

Traders Poll

Will accused high-frequency trader Navinder Sarao be extradited to the U.S. to face charges related to the May 2010 Flash Crash.




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OTC Markets Announces Benchmark Index for Billion Dollar Companies

– For traders interested in companies with a market capitalization of more than $1 billion, OTC Markets has created a new index to help them compare their execution strategies.

Tradier Expands API Offering to Include Clearing RIAs

– Registered investment advisers (RIAs) who trade electronically and need to clear their trades on a single platform can now tap into a bundled system.

On The Move Round-Up: The Most Notable Hires of April 2015

– New hires, promotions and resignations inside State Street, Cantor Fitzgerald, ConvergEx and other capital markets powerhouses.

ITG Launches Dark List Algorithm for Portfolio Traders in the U.S.

– Agency-only brokerage ITG has rolled out a new algorithm that makes dark pool liquidity available to portfolio traders.

JPMorgan’s Bruner Said to Plan Departure for Tradeweb Bond Job

– JPMorgan Chase & Co. is losing credit trader Chris Bruner to Tradeweb Markets LLC, where he will help run the company’s corporate-bond trading unit, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Some of Flash Crash Tale Makes No Sense

– "Flash Boys" author Michael Lewis examines the case surrounding accused flash crash trader Navinder Sarao and asks why it took the Commodity Futures Trading Commission five years to bring any charges.

IEX, JPMorgan, Franklin Templeton: More Scenes From STANY 2015

– Heavyweights from Morgan Stanley, NYSE, Citadel, Barclays and more gathered at the Security Traders Association of New York 2015 and Traders has the pictures to prove it.

TRADERS ON THE MOVE: SIX CEO Steps Down, LSE Hires a Pair

– In today's On the Move, Swiss exchange SIX's chief executive has stepped down as did the head of Euronext. LSE has hired a pair of professionals and SocGen has lost its global head of foreign exchange.

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Highlights from the Current Issue

The FX Disruptors: Why Russell Investments Built a Buyside FX Platform

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.

Tales from the Dark Side Part 2: A-B-C or Always Be Crossing

Let’s review dark pools’ baseline functionality and examine the good and bad of anti-gaming filters. Then we’ll discuss simple guidelines that help refine your dark routing choices.

ALGO UPDATE: Algo Teaches Old Traders New Tricks

Euclidean Trading is delivering a trading formula for dollar interest rates in the hope that human options traders will go electronic.

SEC Delays Tick Size Pilot Until May 6

The Securities and Exchange Commission has decided to delay the implementation of its new tick size pilot program until May 6.

The Grand Bargain, or Grand Theft Auto?

With ICE's Grand Bargain proposal, it’s hard not to see the benefit to the legacy exchanges.

STANY President Lugay Looks at Challenges Ahead

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.

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