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The Acquisition: Japan Exchange Group CIO Yoshinori Suzuki

Yoshinori Suzuki, CIO of Japan Exchange Group, has overseen a massive technology overhaul during his tenure at the organization—but it’s an overhaul...

Waters | Feature | People | 30 Jun 2014

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Trillium Adapts Surveyor to Spot HFT Gaming

Trillium Labs, a software development spin-off from New York-based proprietary trading firm Trillium Trading, has diversified the potential uses of its Surveyor tool for identifying potential market manipulation, and is positioning it for use by buy-side...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Display & Analytics | 20 Jun 2014

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For Low-Latency Trading, Even as IT Spreads Come Down, Challenges Remain

Panelists at this year's Toronto Trading Architecture Summit discussed the challenges involved in improving latency, and balancing the benefits with the costs.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 19 Jun 2014

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June 2014: HFT: No Longer a Whale of a Time

Despite recent buzz, high-frequency trading does not present opportunities to just anyone, as Victor points out that the feeding frenzy has shut out all but the most highly advanced firms.

Waters | Opinion | High Frequency Trading | 30 May 2014

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European Firms Grapple with Algo-Tagging Rules

Although the flagging and tagging of algorithms is only currently required in Germany, under the German HFT Act, it is slowly making its way into Pan-European law. Marina Daras looks at the German rule to see how the algo labeling requirement under Mifir...

Waters | Feature | Regulation & Standards | 30 May 2014

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Finra CIO Randich Says Hands On Cloud, Hands Off HFT

By his own admission, Finra CIO Steve Randich is engaged in a public relations campaign. Finra, the huge self-regulatory organization (SRO) overseeing most of the US market, isn't well-thought of in banking circles despite boasting an IT staff of 1,000....

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 30 May 2014

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NAFIS 2014: HFT, Managed Services, OTC Derivatives Top Data Industry Trends, Says Aite's Weiss

Market data professionals should be prepared to take the heat for high-frequency trading (HFT), warned David Weiss, senior analyst at Research firm Aite Group, during his speech on current trends in market data at Inside Market Data and Inside Reference...

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 23 May 2014

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Through Acquisition, Japan's Buy Side Grows its Presence Globally

According to NRI's Kazumitsu Yokokawa, asset managers in Japan are working to grow their global presence largely through acquisition. Additionally, the regulatory and economic environment in the nation is changing in a way that may prove favorable to...

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 14 May 2014

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HFT Profits Down as Concerns Grow

At the recent Tokyo Trading Architecture Summit, Neil Katkov, senior vice president of the Asia region for Celent, laid out the state of high-frequency trading (HFT) in the US and discussed what might lie ahead for Japan.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 05 May 2014

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May 2014: Regulators’ Arbitrary Line in the Sand

The high-frequency trading debate is raging, thanks to Michael Lewis' Flash Boys. But Victor says the answer is not to rely on regulations to ensure fairness.

Waters | Opinion | High Frequency Trading | 02 May 2014

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