Tag: HFT

Is life changing too rapidly for the exchanges?

I recently gave a lecture to the Senior Executive Programme at the London Business School about the way in which the exchanges have evolved over the years. As the audience was non specialist the presentation was intended to cover the

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High-Frequency Trading in Europe and the US – some insights

CESR has just published the responses to its consultation on Micro-structural issues of the European Equity Markets. These offer some insights into the scale of High-Frequency Trading (HFT) in Europe, summarised below.

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HFT – Predator or Benefactor?

HFT – High Frequency Trading has had a rapid development during the past few years and recently has created some controversy in media and among politicians. The critics say it is an unfair practice and that it risks destabilizing the

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