Commentary

Tim Quast
Traders Magazine Online News

We're All HFTs Now

In this guest commentary, author Tim Quast looks back at the history of HFT and how the market has evolved to where many firms now fit the definition of high-frequency trader.

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July 2001 Edition

News

The Decimal Disaster

By John A. Byrne Editor

At Deadline

By Editorial Staff

Unger Uneasy About Decimals: Will Traders Flout Rules and Regs in Penny Trading?

By Gregory Bresiger

Locked Market Violations Corrected

By Gregory Bresiger

Section 31 Update

By Gregory Bresiger

Radical Idea Becomes Fashionable

By Gregory Bresiger

Arbitration Filings Are Down

By Gregory Bresiger

Levitt on Analysts' Self-Interest

By Gregory Bresiger

NASD Fall Conference

By Gregory Bresiger

Meddling in Markets

By Gene L. Finn

Fast Track

By Editorial Staff

A Better Buyside Deal?

By Sanford Wexler

SuperSOES Begins to Transform Nasdaq

By Peter Chapman

Troublesome Time For Stock Traders

By Sanford Wexler

Looking For a Few Good Pros

By Sanford Wexler

Shining Knight's Armour

By Gregory Bresiger

War of Exchanges Over ETFs

By Gregory Bresiger

The Nasdaq Exchange Is a Few Steps Closer: Everyone Looks to SEC to Make Next Move

By Gregory Bresiger

The SEC's New Pit Bull: But Religious Right' Want Another Chairman

By Sanford Wexler

The Fed: The Inside Story of How The World's Most Powerful Financial Institution Drives Markets

By Gregory Bresiger

Nasdaq Market Makers Rescue Plan: When is a commission not a commission? When firms facing downward

By Peter Chapman

A Bull Blazing a Trail

By Peter Chapman

Sizzling in the Spring

By Colleen O'Connor

No Fan of 90s Miracles'

By Kathryn M. Welling

Trading for Life: One senior trader recalls how he rebuilt his life soon after fleeing Nazi Germany

By Sanford Wexler

Salomon's Gateway To Nasdaq Liquidity System Automates Retail and Hunts for Liquidity

By Peter Chapman

Keeping Watch On the Customer: Video Phones Debut at Bulge-Bracket Firms

By Peter Chapman

Hot Product on Market

By Peter Chapman

A Closer Look At a Client's Account: CRM Tools Helps Find Where Bodies Are Buried

By Brian O'Connell

Managing a Technology Alliance

By Jim Kern

Trade Monitoring Professionals

By Editorial Staff

The World Is His Oyster

By Sanford Wexler