In this guest commentary, one day trader writes that dark pools can help the retail trader in the same way it does the institutional buyside trader.
Lynx ATS, operated by Omega, has gotten approval for a new dynamic pricing model that could be a country-wide alternative to maker-taker, without all of the negative elements of banning it altogether - the biggest of which could be the potential loss of trade volume on dual-listed stocks to the US.
Tabb Group just upped the market data analysis service ante and is now providing more execution data to the equities marketplace via its new service, dubbed "Clarity," which is designed to help money managers, institutional investors, brokers and trading venues standardize, gather, aggregate and analyze execution information and data across all major brokers.
BattleFin co-founder Tim Harrington and his team not only run a hedge fund, they sponsor a series of trading tournaments where the best big data strategies win.
Hedge funds' assets under management and their appetite for investments, including equities, is expected to grow this year.
Fresh-faced yet experienced graduates are entering investment firms in strong numbers. And this crop of bright young things is bringing new skills and placing new demands on the buyside.
Fresh-faced yet experienced graduates are entering investment firms in strong numbers. Traders looks at this crop of bright young things and the new skills and placing new demands on the buyside.
Before a hedge fund signs on with an IT firm-cloud, network or otherwise-it must be certain the firm can handle any and all situations.
Today's traders must manage their emotions in order to reach peak performance.
Instinet Promotes Kellner to CEO