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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 […]
Based on filings with the governments of the Netherlands and the U.K., profitability for the top dozen high frequency trading (HFT) firms across Europe fell by 46 percent in 2012. The biggest high frequency traders including, Citadel Securities, Jump Trading, […]
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 Inc. (NYSE:KCG) has agreed to be acquired by Getco following a highly-publicized bidding war between high frequency trading firms Getco LLC and Virtu LLC. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Getco will pay $3.75 per share in cash for around […]
Knight Capital Group Inc. (NYSE:KCG) has agreed to sell itself to Getco, as we reported earlier this evening. For the past several weeks, there had been a large bidding war betwen Vurtu and Getco over who would win control of the company. We now […]
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 […]