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SEC's Berman: The Data Disputes HFT Narrative

The US Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC’s) office of analytics and research has run extensive studies in the past year on cancellation rates...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | High Frequency Trading | 16 Apr 2014

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SEC's Berman: The Data Disputes HFT Narrative

The US Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC’s) office of analytics and research has run extensive studies in the past year on cancellation rates and other market activities related to high-frequency trading (HFT). Citing the results, Gregg Berman,...

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | High Frequency Trading | 16 Apr 2014

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Caplin's Patrick Myles on Navigating HTML5 Libraries, Tools

At this year's North American Trading Architecture Summit, Patrick Myles, CTO at software provider Caplin Systems, discussed the future of trading front-ends, and how HTML5 will serve a key role. Despite the programming language's promise, there are still...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 15 Apr 2014

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Panel Scrutinizes Trading Algos and Visualization Tools in FX Market

A panel of foreign-exchange (FX) practitioners analyze the results from the recent Tibco-sponsored survey on FX trading practices, arguing that electronic trading in the asset class doesn't necessarily equate to algorithmic trading.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Algorithmic Trading | 28 Mar 2014

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EBS Rolls Out Latency Floor For Currency Pairs

Foreign exchange trading platform EBS has extended its randomized pause process across its most active currency pairs after a trial period on the AUD/USD and USD/CHF.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 27 Mar 2014

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Access to Equity Syndication, Hedge Fund Allocation Drives Two-Sided Growth at US Capital Advisors

Boutique broker-dealers often grow out of teams leaving larger wirehouses, just as David King's did at UBS on the way to co-founding Houston-based US Capital Advisors (USCA). But like proprietary trading desks spinning off, these firms often discover...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 28 Feb 2014

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ITG Targets Emerging Hedge Funds with New OMS, EMS

Will Geyer, head of platforms at ITG, and John McKeon, managing director of platforms, discuss the broker's latest applications.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | OMS & EMS | 20 Feb 2014

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For Eaton Vance, SEF Aggregation Demonstrates 'Art of the Possible'

Ahead of the functional made-available-to-trade (MAT) deadline for certain fixed-to-floating interest-rate swaps, Boston-based asset manager Eaton Vance sought to combine familiarity of trading protocol with control over information leakage. The result...

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 18 Feb 2014

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BaFin Moves Highlight EU HFT Regulatory Discrepancies

Recent moves by the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, BaFin, have increased pressure on a number of high-frequency trading (HFT) firms as those registered under a “local license,” or non-Mifid license, won’t be authorized to perform...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | High Frequency Trading | 05 Feb 2014

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Should Kill Switches be Fully Automated?

If it were up to Dave Lauer, technology architecture consultant at Norwegian case-based reasoning specialist Verdande Technology, the surveillance of software-related trading glitches, and the subsequently activated kill switches, would be performed exclusively...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 27 Jan 2014

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.

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