in the wake of public outcry and government examination, STA president Jim Toes exhorts the stock market to learn from the auto industry's recent woes and follow its example of how to recover after a crisis.
Traders presents a gallery of images from the networking and cocktail party of the San Francisco STA 2014 that took place earlier this summer.
Russian broker-dealer BCS has hired Matthieu Ressencourt as a managing director and head of equity derivatives trading in London. KeyBanc Capital Markets hired Jeff Woodford as head of sales trading in New York.
ITG's 5th Annual Golf Event was a summer event to attend. This event brought together buyside executives on the links of New Jersey. Over 80 market pros networked and received exposure to the agency-only firm's product offerings while enjoying time away from the concrete jungle and trading floor. Check out the festivities in this slideshow.
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.