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If you do not use A #HFT in #execution of $T today, you are missing out on 7 bps

Track AbleMarkets Aggressive HFT index online in real-time (updated every 20 minutes) here:

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Just one 20-min A #HFT overlay per day adds 6 bps to #execution of $C per day

Are you executing U.S. equities?  Do you or your clients ever feel like you would benefit from a few bps per day? Subscribe to the AbleMarkets Aggressive #HFT index to ...

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Aggressive #HFT buyers in $YHOO exceed A $HFT sellers by > 10% by volume

As of 10:50 AM today, 8/23/16, aggressive HFT buyers exceeded aggressive HFT sellers in YHOO, according to AbleMarkets Aggressive HFT Index.  The index is available for most electronically-traded financial instruments.  ...

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Aggressive #HFT buyers dominate sellers across #Russell3000

According to AbleMarkets Aggressive #HFT index, there was a high skew in the distribution of difference between aggressive hft buyers and aggressive hft sellers, as a % of volume traded ...

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Aggressive #HFT start buying $T way ahead of everyone else

According to Aggressive HFT index, HFTs started buying $T at 1 PM, way ahead of the end-of-day rally that began at 3 PM.  Contact [email protected] today for more info!

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The Introduction

Avoid or harness HFT, flash crashes and other algorithmic activity with ABLE | MARKETS

ABLE Markets has pioneered the High-Frequency Trading and Big Data Finance space since 2007, so that today you can deploy a range of reliable tools to increase portfolio returns, reduce execution costs and reduce risks by using our market microstructure intelligence. Delivered seamlessly in a streaming fashion, our world-class quantitative and high-frequency research is used by high- and low-frequency fund managers, brokers, exchanges and family offices. Our clients include billion-dollar entities in quantitative investing, portfolio management and trading. Please explore our website and contact us for more information, demos and to join our distinguished clients.

The Solutions

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio managers of all frequencies use AbleMarkets suite of ground-breaking microstructure analytics designed to 1) hedge HFT, 2) derive intel from tracking activity of other institutions, among many other applications.

Execution Traders

Execution traders benefit from our streaming microstructure tools pinpointing upcoming changes in prices, volatility and liquidity. Our analytics help you buy lower, sell higher and avoid traps of aggressive HFT.

Risk Managers and Regulators

Pre-trade, at-trade, post-trade and forensic analysis: we do it all on the microscopic scale. Use our tools to detect and forestall runaway algorithms, analyze causes of market crashes, build better collateral pricing and much more.

Research and News

Just one 20-min A #HFT overlay per day adds 6 bps to #execution of $C per day

By avoiding interaction with Aggressive HFT, AbleMarkets clients dramatically improving their execution performance.


Aggressive #HFT buyers in $YHOO exceed A $HFT sellers by > 10% by volume

AbleMarkets aggressive HFT index is available for most electronically-traded instruments.


Aggressive #HFT buyers dominate sellers across #Russell3000

AbleMarkets tracks the skew in the distribution of difference between aggressive HFT buyers and aggressive HFT sellers, as a % of volume traded.


Aggressive #HFT start buying $T way ahead of everyone else

Aggressive HFT activity often precedes market movements.


$AAPL: Aggressive #HFT selling stock at market open Aggressive HFT index tracks Aggressive HFT behavior so that you see, understand and take advantage of the HFT activity by either harnessing their information or avoiding them.


Aggressive #HFT buyers dominate sellers across Russell 3K

AbleMarkets Aggressive HFT detects a distribution of AHFT across all electronically-traded financial instruments.


Aggressive #HFT Buyers dominate Sellers across the Russell 3000

AbleMarkets Aggressive HFT (AHFT) index tracks AHFT participation by volume across a wide range of financial instruments.


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The Team

Steve Krawciw [kro:sew]

Steve is CEO of AbleMarkets. He brings over 20 years in strategy and business development experience in finance.

Irene Aldridge

Irene is Director of Research. She is a financial quant and author of High-Frequency Trading (Wiley).

Dale Richards

Dale is an advisory board member of AbleMarkets. Dale is a seasoned financial services and data executive.

The Benefits

24x7 Market microstructure intelligence for your portfolio needs

24/7 customer support

All products are backed by a 24/7 customer support. We sleep only when our clients do.

Continuous innovation

All products are based on the latest cutting-edge research in high-frequency trading, market microstructure and trading optimization.

Convenient graphical interfaces

Easy-to-use graphics help clients eyeball the market conditions, all the while giving a full ability to stream the data directly into the clients' systems.

Custom benefits

All products are available for most electronically-traded instruments, and are further customized to address client needs.

Reliable design and operation

The products deploy 3-D computer architecture™, providing Diversified, Distributed and Disaster-proof systems.

Client satisfaction is our priority

We listen to our customers and strive for full approval of our products.