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Book Review: The Intelligent Option Investor

Book Review: The Intelligent Option Investor

Book Review: The Intelligent Option Investor via Investing.com Just when I thought there wasn’t room for another book on options for the beginning to intermediate retail trader/investor, along came a text to prove me wrong–Erik Kobayashi-Solomon’s The Intelligent Option Investor: […]

CFTC Revokes SAC Capital’s Commodity Registrations

CFTC Revokes SAC Capital’s Commodity Registrations

The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) revoked the registrations of the two affiliates of SAC Capital. The revocation in connected to its conviction on insider trading charges last year. CFTC ordered SAC Capital to stop CTA/CPO activities According to the CFTC, […]

In EM, Beware Commodity Riches Without Policy Smarts

In EM, Beware Commodity Riches Without Policy Smarts

In EM, Beware Commodity Riches Without Policy Smarts by Fernando J. Losada, AllianceBernstein Fixed-income investors often divide emerging markets into commodity exporters and commodity importers. We think this overlooks an important reality: commodity wealth is not the sole—or even the […]

HFT Firm Latour Trading Receives Record Fine

HFT Firm Latour Trading Receives Record Fine

A high speed trading firm that often accounts for 4 percent to at times as much as 9 percent of overall stock market volume, agreed to pay a $16 million fine for apparently moving a little too fast and loose with its […]