The controversial speed bump was opposed by some of the markets most active participants and industry lobby groups.
Analysing billions of message data points from the LSE, the FCA claims eliminating latency arbitrage would reduce the cost of liquidity for institutional investors by 17%.
Virtu Financial’s Singapore entity gains regulatory approval to operate a high-speed trading business in Japan.
Regulatory approval means Flow Traders can participate in the Japan Exchange Group’s ETF market maker scheme.
The French financial regulator has found MiFID II’s tick size regime has widened the spread on certain transactions and impacted HFT market makers.
After a string of M&A deals in the HFT space at the beginning of the year, does it spell an end to the traditional HFT business model? Writes Joe Parsons.
Economists and financial experts to build the world’s first HFT database.
French watchdog publishes study on HFT on Euronext during times of market volatility.