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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December 2013 Edition

Featured Articles

CLEARING QUARTERLY & DIRECTORY: Another Piece of the Puzzle

By By Phil Albinus

10 Trends that Shook the Trading Desk

By By Phil Albinus, Peter Chapman and John D'Antona

Building Up

By By Gregg Wirth

Magic Number

Taking a Closer Look

By By Mary Schroeder

Letter from the Editor

What A Year

When Traders Magazine looks back at 2013 with some distance and a cooler head, we might see it as the year the markets grew accustomed to the turmoil on Wall Street and beyond. In fact, with all the drama, the capital markets chugged along almost as if the outside world did not matter.

Inside Trading

Fragmentation Stirs Ire

By By Peter Chapman

Susquehanna Pounces

By By Peter Chapman

Wall Street Women Honored

By By John D'Antona Jr.

Broker Bites Into Big Apple

By By John D'Antona Jr.

Rules and Regs

Canada Focuses on HFT

By By Peter Chapman

Options

A New Algo Option

By By Phil Albinus

Buyside Snapshot

Off the Beaten Path

By By Phil Albinus

On the Move

Domanski Joins Braver Stern

By By Editorial Staff

Viewpoint

Crash-Proofing the Markets

By By Robert Stowsky

Word for Word

The Clearing Mission: Integrate or Die

By By Gregory Bresiger

A Hedge for All Reasons

By By Rob Friesen