Ex-NYSE chief, former Citadel trading head among the startup's investors.
Ex-NYSE chief, Citadel trading head among the startup's investors.
In an article published in May, Waters explored the problematic task of performing market surveillance in automated, high-frequency trading environments. Another challenging area for algorithmic trading is that of risk management, when questions of risk…
With the completion of the merger between high-frequency trading (HFT) specialist Getco and broker-dealer Knight Capital, KCG was launched as a single entity on July 2, 2013, creating a securities firm of considerable size and scale in the US and global…
US-headquartered market-maker Getco has chosen central counterparty clearing house (CCP) EuroCCP to provide interoperable clearing for its European GETMatched platform.
Getco has released details of the management team that will lead the company, following the Knight Capital merger set to go through in the second quarter.
Understanding the two behemoths at the center of the financial press these past few weeks, and the events that have led up to the present scenario.
Electronic market-maker Getco has provided a solid outline of how a merger with Knight would operate in practice, in a formal bid submitted to the broker-dealer's board.
Chicago-based Getco has tabled a bid to buy fellow electronic market-maker Knight Capital Group, which has been struggling since an expensive technical glitch cost the firm $460 million in August.
Electronic market-maker Getco has announced the expansion of its algorithmic trading offering, including six new strategies.
An emergency cash infusion has given Knight a chance to win back Wall Street's confidence.
Direct market making for Knight's allocation of NYSE listed securities becomes the temporary responsibility of Getco until a recapitalization plan is completed.
Ross is the latest in a series of upper-management changes at the HFT shop over the last six months.
Daniel Coleman takes over at the head of market making firm.