Category Archives: Latency

The Key to HFT? Location, Location, Location

As anyone who knows anything about High Frequency Trading knows that the difference of a microsecond can make all the difference to your success as a trader. More and more traders across the world are…

Key HFT challenges facing Heads of Global Trading

Interest in electronic trading is growing around the world – not least in the Nordic economies that continue to lead on the global stage. The explosive growth of high frequency trading (HFT), in the Nordic…

The Voice of The Machine – 5 Minutes with the CTO of Chi-X

Florian Miciu is the CTO at Chi-X Europe, putting him right on the cutting edge of the world of trading technology, particularly when it comes to making sure that the all-important ‘back-end’ is serving the…

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Megamergers and Macroeconomic Developments – A Discussion with Sungard

Sometimes it’s hard to know what’s happening from one week to the next with these mega-mergers and macroeconomic developments, so to help clear the muddy exchange trading waters and explain what can be done to…

High Frequency Trading – What’s in a name?

High Frequency Trading seems to be a catchphrase for all and sundry but John Greenan explains why HFT is so hard to define. John Greenan is global multi-asset connectivity manager at BNP Paribas Investment Partners….

Dark pool trading should be an extension rather than the rule

Specially selected by Deutsche Börse, Prof. Dr. Peter Gomber, Chair of Business Administration (e-Finance) at the University of Frankfurt/M since 2004, and keynote speaker at TradeTech Deutschland 2011, gave us his insight on MiFID II,…

The next drive for Electronic Trading innovation is not Low Latency – It’s Liquidity

Read highlights from our exclusive in-depth interview with Brian Gallagher, MD at Morgan Stanley for Electronic Trading, Europe, or watch the full video below. DMC: What do you expect then the main changes coming from…