The newest US stock exchange, IEX, asks, "what is an exchange" and how can it help the buy-side.
Nasdaq has announced that it is formulating an "extended life" order type designed to compete with IEX. Does that make you more likely to trade on Nasdaq?
In his week's On The Move three key executives join one broker's fixed income trading desk while one bulge firms land a quant trader for a new role.
Bulge and Tier 2 brokers land top talent to lead their trading desks in this week's job moves.
Former chairs of the Securities and Exchange Commission say that Congresss delays in approving full-year spending year after year have hurt the agencys ability to hire top talent.
Commissioner Scott O'Malia of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is on a mission. He says the process of writing new over-the-counter derivative contract rules needs more transparency. Over the past year he has repeatedly called for more roundtables and public comment on how rules are written. Why is this important? Because these rules, among other things, will determine which OTC derivative contracts must go through a clearing process and which ones can continue to use the old bilateral, dealer-to-dealer model.
Today's traders must manage their emotions in order to reach peak performance.
Instinet Promotes Kellner to CEO
The Second-Term Mandate: A Q&A with Patrick Armstrong
Traders assembled a deep bench of judges to select the top U.S. universities that produce the most impressive candidates each year in the field of trading.
A look at the financial industry's prominent hires, promotions and other notable happenings inside Wall Street's trading community.