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David Weisberger

A Look at H.R. 1216 - The "Maker Taker Conflict of Interest REFORM Act"

While a pilot program focused on the most liquid stocks is not a bad idea, guest commentator David Weisberger said the notion of price controls as a singular solution, is.

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Do you think there will be a significant reduction in order types given the increased market scrutiny by regulators and others?

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SEC Unanimously Votes HFT Firms Must Register with FINRA

After hinting at greater oversights, the SEC took its first step to regulating all high-frequency trading firms.

Sourcing Liquidity Tops Traders' Concerns: Buyside Survey

Finding sufficient liquidity to execute large trades continues to vex traders, according to a Liquidnet survey

Matt Levine's Money Stuff: DB Wants to be Goldman Sachs, HFT Registration and I-Managers

The era in which every big bank tried to compete in every area is mostly over, and each bank needs to decide what sort of bank it will be.

Articles

Hedge Funds' AUM Appetite Seen Growing

Hedge funds' assets under management and their appetite for investments, including equities, is expected to grow this year.

Young Guns Hit the Trading Floor

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.

New Blood

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.

A Matter of IT Trust

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.

Stress Factor

Today's traders must manage their emotions in order to reach peak performance.

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