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How could the High-frequency Trades still be Profitable Facing EU Curbs Announced in Draft Deal?

According to Bloomberg, European Parliament lawmakers have reached a draft deal with national governments on high-frequency trading curbs as part of a push to toughen the bloc’s financial market rulebook, said the chief legislator working on the plans. “The negotiation team … Continue reading

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U.S. Regulators Investigating if High-frequency Traders are Distorting Stock and Futures Markets: ‘Wash Trades’

According to The Wall Street Journal’s Scott Patterson, Jenny Strasburg and Jamila Trindle, U.S. regulators are investigating whether high-frequency traders are routinely distorting stock and futures markets by illegally acting as buyer and seller in the same transactions, according to … Continue reading

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BATS Chief on Friday’s Troubles: ‘My Stomach Sank’

As reported by Michael de la Merced from The New York Times, Friday morning did not go quite the way Joe Ratterman had expected. After months of planning and anticipation, BATS Global Markets would finally go public. Among the unique … Continue reading

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Technology and Product Solutions Company, Mantaro Announces the Lowest Latency 10G Ethernet FPGA IP Solution

As reported, Mantaro now offers the lowest latency 10G Ethernet Solution for Altera and Xilinx FPGAs. It is specifically targeted for demanding financial, high-frequency trading and high performance computing applications. To meet customers’ demands, Mantaro announces the industry’s Lowest Latency … Continue reading

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Citi’s Reverse Stock Split Signals End of a High-Frequency Trading Era

As reported by Fierce Finance’s Jim Kim, it’s no secret that the savage decline of Citi’s stock into the penny stock zone was a huge boon to speed traders. Many of the firms made the stock–along with some other low-priced … Continue reading

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