High-Frequency Trading

High-Frequency Trading

Hedge fund trader Julian Rifat jailed for insider dealing

Former Moore Capital hedge fund trader Julian Rifat has been jailed for 19 months for insider dealing, the culmination of a five year investigation by the Financial Conduct Authority. Rifat, who was a senior execution trader and portfolio strategist at Moore Europe Capital Management ...Read More

Wall Street Firm Develops New High-Speed Algorithm Capable Of Performing Over 10,000 Ethical Violations Per Second

Calling it a major breakthrough that will significantly expedite and streamline its daily operations, Wall Street financial firm Goldman Sachs revealed Thursday it has developed a new high-speed algorithm that is capable of performing more than 10,000 ethical violations per second. “With this new ...Read More

High-Frequency Probe’s First Target Is Barclays

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s 10-month investigation into high-speed trading has so far led to one big target: Barclays Plc. (BARC) Almost a year after New York’s top cop made a splash with subpoenas of six high-frequency trading operations, the names of some ...Read More

Regulators probe whether high-speed trading exacerbates swings in bond market

The impact of algorithmic and high frequency traders is mostly thought to be an issue surrounding the U.S. stock market. But now federal regulators are concerned they may be behind the curve as these firms move into the bond market. Specifically, the watchdog agencies ...Read More

Regulators probe whether high-speed trading exacerbates swings in bond market

The impact of algorithmic and high frequency traders is mostly thought to be an issue surrounding the U.S. stock market. But now federal regulators are concerned they may be behind the curve as these firms move into the bond market. Specifically, the watchdog agencies ...Read More
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