Tag: Getco

SEC Reforms Could Change Business Models

SEC Reforms Could Change Business Models

Alternative equity trading venue operator Keith Ross thinks the aggressive HFT reform policies outlined by Securities and Exchange Commission Chairwoman Mary Jo White yesterday have the potential to change industry business models but it “is not onerous” and the high frequency […]

HFT Firms’ Unable to Replicate Success in Asia

HFT Firms’ Unable to Replicate Success in Asia

Despite repeated attempts to penetrate equity markets in the Far East, high frequency trading (HFT) accounts for only 12 percent of all value traded on Asian exchanges, excluding Japan and Australia. Far different from U.S. and European markets where regulation fostered electronic […]

RGM Advisors And Allston Trading In Merger Talks

RGM Advisors And Allston Trading In Merger Talks

RGM Advisors LLC and Allston Trading LLC are in early merger talks, people familiar with the matter told Jacob Bunge of the Wall Street Journal. A slowdown in trading opportunities has prompted the high-frequency trading giants to cut expenses and […]

Knight Capital Group To Be Bought Out By Getco [UPDATED]

Knight Capital Group To Be Bought Out By Getco [UPDATED]

Knight Capital Group Inc. (NYSE:KCG) is being bought out by  Getco, according to a report from both Reuters and Bloomberg. Stephanie Ruhle, of Bloomberg MarketMakers has some of the latest information. GETCO GONNA WIN KNIGHT DEAL!insiders giving the wink – official […]