Comments on: SEC has power to ban high-frequency trading, congressman says http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/2013/01/18/sec-has-power-to-ban-high-frequency-trading-congressman-says/ Shining a light on the dismal science Wed, 16 Nov 2016 01:39:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: EllieKim http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/2013/01/18/sec-has-power-to-ban-high-frequency-trading-congressman-says/comment-page-1/#comment-16468 Tue, 12 Mar 2013 15:03:00 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/?p=9198#comment-16468 This and other topics that are relevant for speed traders and institutional investors will be discussed at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2013 London, next Thursday March 21.

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By: neilcrammond http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/2013/01/18/sec-has-power-to-ban-high-frequency-trading-congressman-says/comment-page-1/#comment-15208 Mon, 21 Jan 2013 12:00:24 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/?p=9198#comment-15208 The problem with HFT is the simple fact that exchanges promoted their advance on the grounds of “promised ” volume and liquidity and therefore spent vast sums on colocation ; sadly their biggest clients rely on HFT to boost their profits and regulators are unwilling to spill the profit cart .
Finally as HFT recedes we are now face with a bigger problem “dark pools ” ! Who ever thought that this was legal should be taken for therapy ;;; The question I ask is can regulators regulate ?

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