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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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October 2010 Edition

Featured Articles

Letter from the Editor

D.C. Riding High

If one wants confirmation of the importance of Washington, D.C., as a center of finance, just look where the Security Traders Association is holding its annual conference. It is hearing from politicians and the SEC, as well as offering its usual panels on market structure and other aspects of the trading business.

Inside Trading

ATSs Seek Alternative Businesses

By John D'Antona Jr. and James Ramage

Mantara Aims to Grow HFT Business

By James Ramage

UBS Talks Market Structure Changes

By James Ramage

Bloomberg Algo Looks Into the Dark

By James Ramage

Rules and Regs


Flashing at CBOE

By Peter Chapman

Bump in the Road

By Peter Chapman

Tech Notes

Buyside Snapshot

Thomas Quinn & Sons

By John D'Antona Jr.

On the Move

People On the Move

By Traders Magazine Staff

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