What You Don't Know About HFTs is Hurting You [Round Table Webinar]
We had a fantastic turn out last night as we discussed HFTs and how they affect the average investor.
I want to thank the panelists that shared their insights and knowledge with us as we attempted to break down a very complex issue affecting our market structure today.
- Mani Majouri - CIO and Chief Strategist at TradeWorx
- Haim Bodek - Author of The Problem of HFT
- Dave Moenning - Founder of The State of the Markets
- Understand the difference between High Frequency Trading algo (HFT) and computer trading or algo trading.
- CALL YOUR BROKER - This issue is extremely complex. Make sure that the companies/people you are trusting with your hard earned money understand the issues and are taking action. (Especially those with a fiduciary responsibility to you.)
- Main Predatory Issues:
- Problem stems from lack of regulation (but it seems as if some may be coming)
- Dark Pools by Scott Patterson
- The Problem of HFT by Haim Bodek
- Broken Markets - Sal Arnuk & Joe Saluzzi
- High-Frequency Trading (NYT Topic Page)
- How Everybody Pays The Price of HFT
- SEC Proposal to Curb HFT
- HFT Need Measured Rules