Technology now comprises a big part of today's trading landscape, perhaps most of it. Beyond just automating what used be to manual tasks, technology has encroached well into the "thinking"; parts of a trader's job. The key question for firms is where to draw the line. How much of the human touch should they outsource to machines?
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October 21, 2016 – Traders Magazine is proud to announce it is holding its inaugural Equities Market Structure Town Hall Forum event on Tuesday, November 15 in New York City. For more details, please read on...
October 21, 2016 – An influential buy-side advocacy group is pressing the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to force exchanges to disclose more information and be more inclusive when it comes to governance.
October 21, 2016 – Japan plans to tighten regulations on high-frequency trading (HFT), whose growing presence in the Tokyo Stock Exchange has raised concerns such trades could destabilize the market and put retail investors at a disadvantage
October 20, 2016 – Deutsche Bank AG’s Jennifer Hadiaris left the firm to take a position in market structure analysis at Cowen Group Inc., according to two people familiar with the matter.
October 20, 2016 – Lots of data points move financial markets. The challenge is to find meaningful data that doesn’t hit every screen on every trading desk at the same time. That is easier said than done, especially in today’s high-speed electronic markets.
October 20, 2016 – Active traders feast on volatility, and as global securities markets continue to trend toward the placid side, the appetite for fluctuating valuations remains keen.
October 19, 2016 – Agency broker Convergex is helping traders execute their options orders in the darker recesses of the equities markets, especially when time is not of the essence.
Checking the Unchecked How a Key Market Access Rule Laid the Foundation for A Stronger Financial System
October 19, 2016 – Douglas Craig, Senior Product Manager at Fidessa, discusses how the equities industry has managed the market access rule and how it ultimately helped strengthen the integrity of trading.
October 19, 2016 – In a reversal of fortune for Wall Street banks that have invested heavily in equities trading, clients flocked back to bonds last quarter and left stocks behind.
October 18, 2016 – Technology now comprises a big part of today’s trading landscape, perhaps most of it. Beyond just automating what used be to manual tasks, technology has encroached well into the “thinking” parts of a trader’s job. The key question for firms is where to draw the line. How much of the human touch should they outsource to machines?
October 18, 2016 – The folks at the Security Traders Association in Chicago can definitely play the role of the blind – both small and large - as the organization continues its philanthropy hosting its annual Texas Hold’Em Tournament. However, STAC continues to up the ante when it comes to fundraising.
October 18, 2016 – The weekly recap of people moves, promotions and other happenings around Wall Street's trading community, right here and now.
October 17, 2016 – Traders Magazine is proud to present images from the second annual Wall Street Rides FAR (For Autism Research) cycling event. The event raised $250,000 for autism research.
October 17, 2016 – One bank's research suggests the market is ripe for a selloff.
October 17, 2016 – The market capitalization of emerging market exchanges has more than doubled over the past 15 years but the growth in liquidity has not kept pace according to the World Federation of Exchanges.