Block Trading-Cost Analysis Is Now a Hot Business Trend:Survey: Bosses Say It Is Becoming Accepte
Traders Magazine, February 1998
How much exactly does it cost to trade a block of stock? "Nobody quite agrees on a standard measure of trading costs," one expert said. "Several measures are used."
Costs head south if the trade beats the intra-day spread, but head back north if the trade results in negative market impact three days after it has crossed.
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