Don Bollerman

A NYSE Speed Bump You Weren’t Aware Of

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.

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TRADERS ON THE MOVE: Liquidnet Snags Pair for EQS Group, Brech Leaves Credit Suisse

– 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.

Mahoney Joins SBSCO as Managing Director

– With experience at Morgan Stanley and Citigroup, the new Institutional Salesman joins the bond firm's New York headquarters.

Triad Securities Adds Wedbush as Clearing Agent

– Triad Securities has entered into a clearing agreement with another large firm to bolster its "mini prime" brokerage offering.

Are HFTs Really to Blame for the Stock Market's Woes?

– 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.

Oppenheimer, Evercore Cut Equity Analyst Jobs as Stocks Slump

– Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. and Evercore Partners Inc. are cutting stock analysts following a global slump in equity markets.

Obscure Chinese Firm Dives Into $22 Trillion U.S. Market

– When Cromwell Coulson heard that an obscure Chinese real estate firm had agreed to buy the Chicago Stock Exchange, he was shocked.

Hong Kong Approves Leveraged ETFs While Warning Traders of Risks

– Hong Kong has authorized leveraged and inverse exchange-traded funds in the city, while adding a note of caution to investors.

OMS Provider LiquidityBook Names Sullivan as CRO

– LiquidityBook has appointed a new Chief Revenue Officer.

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Highlights from the Current Issue

Bitcoin, Algos and Dark Pool Fines: The Traders 2016 Outlook

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.

Buyside Profile: A Radical Fixed-Income Method

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.

Blockchain Adoption Seen As Early as Q2 2016, Tabb Reports

Like a runaway freight train, blockchain technology is coming to the financial markets, including equities, as soon as early next year.

Three Firms Remain in Running to Build U.S. Consolidated Audit Trail

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.

A Celebration of Excellence: How Women Have Changed Wall Street

The fifth annual Traders awards celebrate the achievements of women in the US capital markets and the stellar work they do as mentors & leaders. Registration Statement Covering Digital Securities Declared Effective

In an exclusive interview with Traders, chief executive officer Patrick Byrne told Traders that the Securities and Exchange Commission has declared Overstock’s registration statement covering the issuance of digital securities effective.

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