Author: Mark Melin

BNY Mellon: Commodity Cycle Look Strong For Long Term

BNY Mellon: Commodity Cycle Look Strong For Long Term

Three factors frame a constructive outlook for a strong commodity cycle, a BNY Mellon report notes. China’s recent reforms, OPEC’s promised production cuts and “the election of Donald Trump have cemented the final stages of the commodity correction,” which provides […]

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Do HFTs Drive Gold Prices?

How is the price of gold established? In the futures or ETF market? And what role does high-frequency trading play a role in gold price discovery? Such are the questions academic Joerg Picard sought to answer in the first HFT […]

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CFTC Denies Asking Renaissance For Code

When the New York Post first reported that Renaissance Technologies was asked by the CFTC to provide access to their trading algorithms, it sent shivers up the collective spines of trading lobbying groups as well as the broader technology development world. […]