Tim Quast
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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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March 2014 Edition

Featured Articles

Inside the Broker Vote

By John D'Antona Jr.

Once Burned, Twice Shy

By Rob Daly

Fast Forward

By John D'Antona Jr.

Letter from the Editor

The New Topic

Some unintended consequences from the credit crisis of 2008 and the regulations that followed have come to light. Also, buyside firms are gathering their traders to rate the research and execution services from the sellside in relentlessly thorough scoring sessions.

Inside Trading

Omega ATS's New Lynx Venue Opens for Business

By John D'Antona Jr.

Nasdaq to Cut Costs

By John D'Antona Jr.

PDQ Opens New Institutional Desk

By John D'Antona Jr.

Rules and Regs

Structural Changes in Canada

By John D'Antona Jr.

SEC Approves BATS Merger

By Editorial Staff

Better Data Emerges After Rules Battle

By Robert Stowsky


Tech Notes

NASDAQ Launches Trade System

By John D'Antona Jr.

Credit Suisse Joins REDI Platform

By John D'Antona Jr.

Cloud Message Archiving

By John D'Antona Jr.

xCelor Offers Network Switches

By John D'Antona Jr.

Redline Releases Ticker Plant Protocol Converter

By John D'Antona Jr.

Buyside Snapshot

Instinet Helps MAKE Liquidity

By John D'Antona Jr.

On the Move

Mock Joins JonesTrading

By Editorial Staff


Word for Word

In the Clearing

By Mary Schroeder