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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January 2002 Edition

News

Last Days of the Club?

By John A. Byrne Editor

At Deadline

By John A. Byrne

Extinction for the OTC Market? SEC Urged to Clarify Nasdaq's For-Profit Future

By Gregory Bresiger

SuperMontage ECN Boycott?

By Gregory Bresiger

Fee Reform Overcomes Last Minute Threat

By Gregory Bresiger

More Soft Dollars Coming to Nasdaq?

By John A. Byrne

Massive Fine Imposed In Commission Case

By Gregory Bresiger

Fast Track

By John A. Byrne

Nasdaq Pros Skeptical About Explicit Fees

By Peter Chapman

IPO, Buyout Possible for Amex

By Gregory Bresiger

Lies, Damn Lies and Best Execution Stats

By John A. Byrne

Captive Order Flow Is Dead, Exec Says

By Peter Chapman

Sandler Back After Sept. 11 Attack

By Staff Reports

Wholesaler Faces Battle for Survival

By Staff Reports

Starting All Over: Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, recovering from tragedy, is back trading after Septembe

By Sanford Wexler and Gregory Bresiger

Trader at the Helm

By Staff Report

Her Majesty's Soft Dollars: Guest writer Wayne Wagner challenges a controversial proposal on fund m

By Wayne Wagner

Next Revolution: On Wall StreetTraders Prepare for Single Stock Futures

By Tom Taulli

Abolish Access Fees!

By Sanjiv Gupta

Jesse Livermore

By Gregory Bresiger

The Bridge Back to Profitability: About 12 months after its ownerswent into bankruptcy, and with re

By Gregory Bresiger

Edgar Toughs It Out

By Colleen Marie O'Connor

No New Tech Bull

By Kathryn M. Welling

Guarding The Last Nazi: Why World War II is more than dry and distant history for one senior tradin

By Sanford Wexler

An ATS Enters Specialist Game: A Link to Cincinnati and the ITS

By Peter Chapman

Top Order Router In Brokerage Game: A Cheaper Fix for Small Broker?

By Peter Chapman

Sabotaged By The Enemy? Will Direct Access Eliminate Middleman?

By Brian O'Connell

Hedge Funds on Board

By Brian O'Connell

Server Farm Heaven

By Editorial Staff

Breaking Down Walls

By Tom Taulli