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Fidessa's Steve Grob has written a response to Marcus Ferber writing to ESMA condemning periodic auctions. The blog strongly criticizes Ferber's approach, and looks at the problems behind the "lit is good and dark is bad" attitude.

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September 1, 2010

SIFMA Supports Flash for Options

By Tom Steinert-Threlkeld

The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow the use of "flash orders" in options markets. SIFMA's Equity Options Trading Committee said in a comment letter to the SEC that a ban "could have significant adverse consequences for the options markets generally by decreasing competition and liquidity and increasing volatility."

 

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