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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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January 2011 Edition

Featured Articles

Cover Story: Tall Order

By James Ramage

Letter from the Editor

Happy New Year

Why are foreign brokerage firms setting up shop in the U.S.? The question is the genesis of this month's cover story, featuring Nomura Securities International, the U.S. brokerage subsidiary of the Japanese conglomerate.

Inside Trading


ISE Speeds Things Up

By Peter Chapman

BATS Eyes Directed Orders

By Peter Chapman

Philly Seeks Specialists

By Peter Chapman

CBOE FLEXes its Muscles

By Peter Chapman

Tech Notes

Buyside Snapshot

On the Move

People On the Move

By Staff Reports


Letters to the Editor

By Staff Reports

Licensed to Fill

By Dan Mathisson

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