24 October 2014

HFT Controversy Reveals Technology Gaps on Wall Street ...

Victor Yodaiken, FSMLabs

While much of the controversy around Michael Lewis’s book has been focused on the dangers of high-frequency trading, there was nothing secret about what HFTs were doing. But there is an important lesson to be learned: Anyone attempting to operate in the complex world of electronic trading without sufficient technical support is flying blind. ... rest of story...


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    Commission Unbundling – What Does It Mean for the Industry?

    In the push for transparency, regulators are proposing much tougher unbundling rules to make asset managers think harder about how they spend clients’ money. Tim Wildenberg, CEO of Neonet, a specialist ...
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    Accelerating the Push for T+2 in the US

    With Europe currently moving to shorten its settlement cycle to T+2 and Asia already at T+2 or shorter, the pressure for the US to follow suit has been steadily gaining. SIFMA, ICI and DTCC have laid the necessary ...
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    Defining Crowdsourcing (It May Not Be What You Think)

    “Crowdsourcing” is one of the hottest buzzwords in business, but what exactly is it? According to Adam Devine, VP, product marketing and strategic partnerships, WorkFusion, the term is often ...

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Evolution of a 21st Century Market Data Platform

Brennan Carley, ThomsonReuters

Once upon a time, market data was simple. Today, market data systems must continue to innovate in order to handle ever-growing amounts and types of data. Here’s what a fully functioning market data platform must deliver to meet the needs of modern markets – today and in the future. Continue

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