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Fidessa wrote a new blog post titled Maybe markets are unfair, but are they rigged?

This article was originally published at the Fidessa blog, and is reproduced here with permission. By Steve Grob The publication of Michael Lewis’s new book Flash Boys has reignited the whole HFT/dark pool debate (actually, maybe it’s never really gone away). The point people seem to continually miss in this debate is the distinction between “unfair” and “rigged”. To me the term rigged implies some malevolent conspiracy between certain members of an ecosystem aimed at taking advantage of an identified target. In this instance, the...
(17 days ago,(2014/04/02))

Fidessa wrote a new blog post titled The Twilight Zone

This article was originally published at the Fidessa blog, and is reproduced here with permission. By Steve Grob I came across the term ‘Twilight Pool’ for the first time this week. The basic idea is that it is essentially a dark pool that lights up certain pieces of information, or at certain times, in order to provide users with some idea of what is or isn’t lurking there. The advantage is that it enables participants to see if the type of liquidity they’re seeking (either in terms of name or size) is likely to be in that pool. Obvious applications...
(73 days ago,(2014/02/06))

Fidessa wrote a new blog post titled The Watchman’s Rattle – financial regulation in 2014

This article was originally published at the Fidessa blog, and is reproduced here with permission. By Steve Grob In her excellent book, ‘The Watchman’s Rattle’, Rebecca Costa explains the tendency to substitute belief for science when problems become too complicated. The first sign of this is a cognitive threshold, or gridlock, where problems are just passed down from one generation to another with an increasing emphasis on treating short-term symptoms rather than underlying root causes. Whilst the book is not aimed at the global finance industry, it...
(87 days ago,(2014/01/23))

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