The last twelve months have been the worst in my life. I don’t say this to make anyone feel pity, or sympathy; I know that so many others have had worse years. Frankly 2020 is a year the majority of us want to erase. It’s a year I certainly want to forget. I spend hours each day trying to brush off and forget weeks and months of this year. And frankly, when you are in a mood to try and forget everything, you really don’t want to reflect and remember anything. Last night Joe asked me if I was going (more…)

February 6, 2020 Ms. Vanessa Countryman Secretary Securities and Exchange Commission 100 F Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20549 Re: Proposed Rule Change to Add a New Discretionary Limit Order Type – File No. SR-IEX-2019-15 Dear Ms. Countryman, Themis Trading appreciates the opportunity to comment in support of the proposal submitted by the Investors Exchange LLC (“IEX”) to introduce a new Discretionary Limit order type (“D-Limit”). For your background, Themis Trading is an institutional agency brokerage, providing investment managers of all sizes with the best possible execution on their equity trade orders. We represent long-term investors who form the backbone of (more…)


Jun, 2019