Regulations Stunt HFT Growth in Japan

Even as the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) seeks to bolster high-frequency trading (HFT) on the exchange with the January launch of its new Arrowhead matching engine, needed technological advancements—along with a regulatory push—will continue to stunt HFT growth in the region.

According to Carrie Cheung, director of Asia-Pacific electronic trading at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML), BAML and other major players in the market are working with regulators to add liquidity.

Part of that solution is

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