Bruce Fador

Technology Can't Fully Replace Human Judgement and Intuition

Technology now comprises a big part of today's trading landscape, perhaps most of it. Beyond just automating what used be to manual tasks, technology has encroached well into the "thinking"; parts of a trader's job. The key question for firms is where to draw the line. How much of the human touch should they outsource to machines?

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Traders Announces Nov 15 Equities Market Structure Town Hall Forum

Traders Magazine is proud to announce it is holding its inaugural Equities Market Structure Town Hall Forum event on Tuesday, November 15 in New York City. For more details, please read on...

Deutsche Bank’s Hadiaris Said to Join Cowen in Market Structure

Deutsche Bank AG’s Jennifer Hadiaris left the firm to take a position in market structure analysis at Cowen Group Inc., according to two people familiar with the matter.

STAC Ups the Ante in Fundraising

The folks at the Security Traders Association in Chicago can definitely play the role of the blind – both small and large - as the organization continues its philanthropy hosting its annual Texas Hold’Em Tournament. However, STAC continues to up the ante when it comes to fundraising.


Demystifying Dodd-Frank

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.

Stress Factor

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

Instinet Promotes Kellner to CEO

Instinet Promotes Kellner to CEO

The Second Time Around

The Second-Term Mandate: A Q&A with Patrick Armstrong

Top 10 Trading Schools

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.

Mock Joins JonesTrading

A look at the financial industry's prominent hires, promotions and other notable happenings inside Wall Street's trading community.

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