Part one of the FIA’s Perspectives on High-Frequency Trading and its Overall Impact on the Market.
September 1, 2011 – The Union League Club – Chicago
Since the introduction of faster speeds, smarter algorithms and real-time data, the financial markets have emerged with increased opportunities and innovative challenges. While some believe the high barriers to entry decrease diversity, others say high-frequency trading increases liquidity, narrows spreads and enhances market efficiency. With a panel of industry experts, the FIA IT Division sets out to reveal the overall impact of high-frequency trading, explore common misconceptions and ignite an interactive discussion.