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Calling The Grownups – We May Have A Grand Compromise!

18

Dec, 2014

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Sometimes, when parents don’t step in and keep order, children start testing their boundaries. Over time and little by little, they embark upon behaviors that aren’t really good for anyone in the long term – especially themselves. It sure seems like this happened with our capital superhighway – the stock market. A rule proposal approved here, a hidey-not-slidey approved there, and before you know it, just as in Lord of the Flies, kids are running around with spears and putting pig heads on a stick….

Modern market structure has such been an…
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IEX Calls Out The Exchanges On Their Conflicts of Interests

15

Dec, 2014

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While some exchanges continue to tweak their fee schedules to make sure their highest volume customers don’t move their order flow and other exchanges continue to add new data feeds which aggregate existing data feeds for a fee, the newest player on the block continues to pave the way for more transparency.

Even though IEX is not quite yet a stock exchange, they continue to set a trail for the stock exchanges to follow.  Their latest attempt to clean up the industry comes in the form of a letter to the SEC which deals with the conflicts of interests…
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Transaction Costs and Sound Bites

11

Dec, 2014



Let’s Play Spin Doctor!

09

Dec, 2014



“It’s The Data, Stupid”

03

Dec, 2014



Flash War!

02

Dec, 2014



“HFT Groundhog Day”

01

Dec, 2014



Beware of Those Offering Free Retail Trades

25

Nov, 2014



Reg SCI Does Not Go Far Enough

20

Nov, 2014



Instinet I-Only, Equal Acess, Bloomberg Tradebook, and IEX’s TOPS Feed

19

Nov, 2014



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