As dark pools move into the regulatory light, the real money is in aggregation, not in equity fragmentation.
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December 18, 2014 – Leave it to the traders and brokers in Wisconsin: while other STA affiliates raffle off golf outings and iPads, the Security Traders Association of Wisconsin raffled off a Harley Davidson. Why weren't we invited?
December 18, 2014 – The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that Gary Barnett and Gary Goldsholle have been named as deputy directors in the Division of Trading and Markets.
December 18, 2014 – The practice poses risks to a market whose size has quadrupled from about $200 billion over the last decade as plunging interest rates fueled investor demand for securities that offer extra yield.
December 18, 2014 – The fledgling exchange adopted the Kx Systems solution - back in October 2013, it can be revealed now.
December 18, 2014 – The Alibaba IPO had an impact on the overall markets. According to TABB, the options market saw volume hitting a whopping 1 billion contracts in the third quarter.
December 17, 2014 – The former Citi ETF veteran will guide issuers through the listing and trading of exchange traded products.
December 17, 2014 – Light regulation for trading U.S. government debt has created the space for possible market manipulation.
December 17, 2014 – In a survey, two thirds of respondents said that historically low volatility levels had made investors either “too complacent” or “much too complacent.”
December 17, 2014 – Central bank efforts to stimulate economies have driven most of the industry’s growth with the MSCI World Index of stocks rising 24 percent last year.
December 16, 2014 – A selection of images from this summer's Security Traders Association of Wisconsin Annual Conference.
December 16, 2014 – Mohammed Islam admits the New York Magazine story was made up but the editors insist he is still launching a hedge fund.
December 16, 2014 – Ted Orenstein has worked with Cohen for the past 12 years and most recently ran a portfolio worth an estimated $500 million to $1 billion.
December 16, 2014 – This year saw allegations of a Ponzi scheme, new hedge funds and dark pools dedicated to the currency, and now the ultimate mark that the crypto-currency that started as the tender of drug traffickers and mercenaries has arrived - regulatory oversight.
December 15, 2014 – Holdings in exchange-traded funds backed by gold rose for the first time since October as investors sought protection from the rout.
December 15, 2014 – Forward-thinking hedge funds are relying on data feeds beyond their Bloomberg terminals to find the next trading opportunity. And it's having an impact on today's once-bustling trading floors.