When you’re trading at the speed of light, close proximity to an exchange matters—a lot.
Entries by Ted Oberhaus
No one’s asking for equal outcomes in the marketplace, just an equal footing at the starting gate.
Exchanges have created hundreds of order types that benefit the predatory practices of high-frequency traders
In this second of a series on high-frequency trading, Ted Oberhaus looks at Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] Regulation National Market System (Reg. NMS), enacted in 2005 and fully implemented in 2007.
High-frequency trading may be the villain du jour when it comes to selling books, but we’ve had some of our best minds on the subject since 1999.