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Jared Dillian
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Was it Worth It?

In this piece from 10th Man, author Jared Dillian discusses how the ETF revolution is less about ETFs and more about indexing; about how people have come to view stocks less as stocks and more as blobs of stocks.

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July 31, 2004

Dinasours in The Industry?

By Gregory Bresiger

The trade-through rule "is not related to speed," says Instinet CEO Ed Nicoll. Instead, it is a rule "that substitutes the judgment of the federal government for the marketplace," Nicoll told members of the U.S. Senate's Banking Committee. Nicoll complained that those who want to preserve the rule "find themselves unable to compete with new, nimbler competitorswho are able to adapt to consumer demands."