Commentary

Tim Quast
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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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August 2001 Edition

News

Political Power Broker

By John A. Byrne Editorr

At Deadline

By Editorial Staff

Stock Exchanges Demand Reform But SROs Say SEC Campaign for ATS Equality Is Doomed

By Gregory Bresiger

Section 31(a) Still in Limbo

By Gregory Bresiger

The Biggest Programmers

By Gregory Bresiger

Buyside Wants Better Express' Service

By Gregory Bresiger

Specialists to Get a Break

By Gregory Bresiger

Online Trading Controls Are Inadequate

By Gregory Bresiger

Hold the Market Data Regs, SIA Says

By Gregory Bresiger

New Futures Contracts Rules

By Gregory Bresiger

Fast Track

By Editorial Staff

Rivarly Turns Nasty Over Execution Study

By Gregory Bresiger

End of an Era for NYSE Reporters

By Gregory Bresiger

Jefferies Sidelined By Dealers' Storm

By Peter Chapman

Pennies Squeeze Wholesale Services

By Peter Chapman

A Cyber Trader's African Utopia

By Sanford Wexler

New World Options

By Michael Simon

Advice for the Sellside:Buyside Comments and Complaints

By Gregory Bresiger & Sanford Wexler

Back From the Brink: A Super Trader's Den of Thieves

By Brian O'Connell

The Great Wall Street Swindle: A Legendary Trader Who's Seen It All, And Done It All, Now Tells It

By Brian O'Connell

Agents in the Nasdaq Field: Firms not ready for the new era of commissions risk marginalization

By Wayne Wagner

Wagner's Provocative Predictions

By Wayne Wagner

No Apologies, Please: Michael Bird, is a country boy with intelligence and determination. He's the

By Sanford Wexler

Bird on the STA

By Sanford Wexler

Exchanges Looking for Cash

By Colleen Marie O'Connor

The Soft-Dollar Critic

By Kathryn M. Welling

A Gold Star for America : A guru at one technology firm goes for the gold.

By Sanford Wexler

A Chinese Menu For Market Makers: New Systems for New Generation of Regs

By Peter Chapman

More Options For Traders? A Web-Based View of Options World by Brian O'Connell

By Brian O'Connell

Cooperating with Competitors

By Editorial Staff