What are the industry incumbents to do to compete with FinTech disruptors?
In today’s supercharged environment, the embargoed news distribution not only makes no sense, it is actually disadvantaging regular investors and enabling a clever few make outsized profits at everyone else’s expense.
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New #research from @IreneAldridge shows wide-spread #frontrunning in #finance and #trading ahead of #news
New research from Irene Aldridge shows pervasiveness of front-running, and not in the matter of microseconds.
Latest news on aggressive HFT participation and more.
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JP Morgan’s announcement last week “to pull the plug” on all of their thousands and thousands of Bloomberg terminals is the latest leading example of the sweeping disruption facing investment managers from innovation (the contract value exceeding tens of million U.S. dollars each month).
Aggressive HFT are often first to react to news.
By Irene Aldridge Aggressive high-frequency trading (HFT) in equities generates plenty of press. However, aggressive high-frequency trading in currencies is also on the rise and deserves attention. The preset case study considers the impact of aggressive HFTs on short-term price changes in GBP/USD and how
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