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Dr. John Bates

Post Flash Crash, Regulators Still Use Bicycles To Catch Ferraris

Blaming the Flash Crash on a UK man who lives with his parents is like blaming lightning for starting a fire.

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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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SXP Settles Quantlab Code-Theft Claim as Founders Go On Trial

– 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.

LSE Enters Contest to Build European Dark Pool Called Plato

– 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.

Dark Pools Don't Allow Market Makers to Profit Effortlessly

– 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.

Saxo Bank Offers New Trading System That Links Desktops to Mobile Devices

– Saxo Bank, an online trading and investment specialist, now offers SaxoTraderGO, a new, multi-asset trading platform, available on desktop and mobile devices.

Athletes, Models and the Bionic Chef Take Over the BTIG Charity Trading Day

– 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.

Exegy Brings FX Feed Handlers to Market

– Exegy has announced the availability of six new feed handlers for foreign exchange venues.

Traders On the Move: SBS Hires Sales & Trading Head , KCG Hires Sales Trader Delayo

– 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.

TMX Lowers Maker Taker Fees, Abolishes Volume-Based Pricing Tiers

– In a bid to counter the opening of the new upstart Aequitas Neo Exchange, TMX Group has lowered fees on its exchanges.

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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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