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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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2006 Photo Gallery Events

February

Miami SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION OF FLORIDA

SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION OF FLORIDA
26th Annual Conference
Eden Roc Hotel • Miami, Florida • February 10-12, 2006

February 9, 2006

March

Minneapolis MINNESOTA SECURITY DEALERS ASSOCIATION Winter Conference

MSDA FAREWELL RECEPTION
March 3, 2006
Photos by F.W. Ashmun, Age 4

March 2, 2006

Los Angeles SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION OF LOS ANGELES 71st Annual Conference

March 25, 2006

March 24, 2006

April

Washington DC NATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF INVESTMENT PROFESSIONALS Annual Conference

NATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF INVESTMENT PROFESSIONALS
Annual Conference
Willard Hotel • Washington DC • May 1, 2006

April 29, 2006

New York Conference

BARUCH COLLEGE THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
Competition in a Consolidating Environment
May 2, 2006

April 30, 2006

May

Washington DC SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION 10th Annual Washington Conference

BUSINESS MEETING
Willard Hotel Ballroom • May 3, 2006
CommissionWears Ahninngettotne NDaCz.areth, SEC,
Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ)
Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE) Senator Mike Crapo (R-ID)

May 1, 2006

Kansas City KANSAS CITY SECURITIES TRADERS ASSOCIATION

BUSINESS MEETINGS
Hyatt Regency Crown Center • May 12, 2006

May 10, 2006

Boston THE BOSTON SECURITIES TRADERS ASSOCIATION

EDUCATIONAL EVENT
Boston College Club
100 Federal Street, Boston, MA • May 4, 2006

May 2, 2006

San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION

SAN FRANCISCO SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION
76th Annual Conference
Inn at Spanish Bay • Monterey, California • June 1-3, 2006

May 30, 2006

Carolinas Carolina Security Traders Association

CAROLINA SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION
30th Annual Convention
The Sanctuary, Kiawah Island • South Carolina • May 26-29, 2006

May 24, 2006

June

New Jersey LABRANCHE-ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL

LABRANCHE/ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL
Fourth Annual Golf Benefit
June 12, 2006

June 10, 2006

St. Louis SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION OF ST. LOUIS

SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION OF ST. LOUIS
Annual Summer Outing
The Westin St . Louis • June 7-8, 2006

June 5, 2006

Cleveland Cleveland STA

House of Blues, Cleveland • June 15, 2006

June 13, 2006

July

Minneapolis MINNESOTA SECURITY DEALERS ASSOCIATION Annual Conference

GENERAL RECEPTION
Graves Hotel • July 14, 2006

July 12, 2006

Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Stock and Bond Association

PITTSBURGH STOCK AND BOND ASSOCIATION
2006 Summer Conference
Sheraton Station Square, Pittsburgh, PA • July 20-22, 2006

July 18, 2006

August

Wisconsin STA of Wisconsin

SECURITY TRADERS ASSOCIATION OF WISCONSIN
31st Annual Convention
Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee, WI • August 3-5, 2006

August 1, 2006

Canada Canadian Security Traders Association

Canadian Security Traders Association
13th Annual Conference
Fairmont Tremblant Hotel
Mont Tremblant, Quebec
August 24-27, 2006

August 22, 2006

September

Dallas Dallas Security Traders Association

Dallas Security Traders Association
51st Annual Convention
Four Season Resort and Club, Fort Worth, Texas
September 7-10, 2006

September 5, 2006

October

Georgia Georgia Security Traders Association

Georgia Security Traders Association
Fall Outing
Four Seasons Hotel, Atlanta
October 19-20, 2006

October 17, 2006

November

New York National Organization of Investment Professionals

NOIP Annual Conference

November 5, 2006

New York STA-Dechert LLP

Luncheon Seminar
The Rainbow Room, Pegasus Suite,
New York
November 14, 2006

November 13, 2006

New York St. Jude

Taste of New York
Pier Sixty, Chelsea piers, New York
November 14, 2006

November 13, 2006

December

Denver Denver Security Traders Association

Teatro Hotel Denver, Park Hyatt Beaver Creek
November 30 - December 2, 2006

December 1, 2006

st Annual Mid-Winter Meeting

Security Traders Association of Chicago

December 31, 2006

Annual Conference

Security Traders Association of Florida

December 31, 2006

Winter Conference

Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association

December 31, 2006

Winter Conference

Minnesota Security Dealers Association

December 31, 2006

rd Annual Mid-Winter Convention

Investment Traders Association of Philadelphia

December 31, 2006

Annual Conference

Security Traders Association of Los Angeles

December 31, 2006

nd Annual Conference

Boston Security Traders Association

December 31, 2006

Congressional Conference

Security Traders Association

December 31, 2006

th Annual Spring Outing

Kansas City Security Association

December 31, 2006

th Annual Convention

San Francisco Security Traders Association

December 31, 2006

Day in the Sun

Security Traders Association of Chicago

December 31, 2006

st Annual Convention

Carolina Security Traders Association

December 31, 2006

Annual Summer Outing

Security Traders Association of St Louis

December 31, 2006

Golf Tournament

Institutional Equity Traders Association of Toronto

December 31, 2006

Summer Conference

Minnesota Security Dealers Association

December 31, 2006

Reception

Bay Street Childrens Foundation

December 31, 2006

Teams

Bay Street Childrens Foundation

December 31, 2006

nd Annual Convention

Security Traders Association of Wisconsin

December 31, 2006

th Annual Convention

Seattle-Portland Security Traders Association

December 31, 2006

Annual Summer Conference

Pittsburgh Stock and Bond Association

December 31, 2006