A recently released General Accounting Office report on intermarket frontrunning says that the nation's self-regulatory organizations (SROs) and regulators have "newly developed surveillance programs designed to detect" the form of market manipulation. The practice--whereby a broker trades ahead of a large institutional trade--is of special concern to buy-side managers and traders, who stand to lose large sums if the sell side acts on leaked information about a planned trade.
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Bryan Harkins joins to discuss how the CBOE-Bats integration is going and plans for the exchange operator going forward. Anthony and James talk about the SEC hack and Esma's potential new powers.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails