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Trading of futures and options on track to a record year – FIA

Trading of futures and options on track to a record year – FIA

Trading of futures and options is on track to a record year, with higher levels of trading activity in many sectors, notably interest rate and equity index contracts, according to the FIA’s Will Acworth, who went over the volume numbers for the first nine months of 2022 in a FIA webinar titled, “Q3 2022 Trends in Futures and Options Trading” Wednesday. 

The long and short of marketing in the markets

The long and short of marketing in the markets

You could be forgiven for thinking that the importance of long and short in markets is only related to the positions you or your clients hold, or your tech that facilitates, clears, monitors and informs trading activity. However, there is an equally important long and short in marketing in the markets.

MWE SHORT: Morgan Slade – Quant Trading and Superpowers

MWE SHORT: Morgan Slade – Quant Trading and Superpowers

“You have a chance, single-handedly, without anyone looking at your resume, to try and change an industry.”

In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in New York, Morgan Slade, CEO of CloudQuant, discusses the difficulties most people face when trying to enter high finance.

CFTC Commissioner Seeks Public Accountability for Wall Street by Applying HEAT

CFTC Commissioner Seeks Public Accountability for Wall Street by Applying HEAT

Christy Goldsmith Romero Uses CFTC Pulpit to Call for Financial Law Enforcement by Accountability, Justice and Deterrence

CFTC Commissioner Christy Goldsmith Romero issued a statement in September on a “Proposal for Heightened Enforcement Accountability and Transparency in Settlements.” She proposed a HEAT test to require more defendants to admit wrongdoing in settlements. 

John Lothian News wanted to know more about Goldsmith Romero’s thoughts on the matter and the origins of the HEAT test, so we interviewed her over Zoom from her CFTC offices. 

John Vaile Saw the Potential of Financial Futures and Helped Make Them A Success

John Vaile Saw the Potential of Financial Futures and Helped Make Them A Success

John Vaile had an aunt who invested in the stock market who bought Vaile some stock when he was 10 years old and that experience caused him to want to be a stockbroker. As a result, Vaile became a student of the market.

He went to a couple of different colleges in Illinois, then ended up in a program at Wharton for students who did not graduate from college. 

Vaile was working for Morgan Stanley and living in Lake Geneva, WI, surrounded by friends in the futures markets and he wanted to get involved with what was happening. He said he badgered Morgan Stanley to get involved. They gave him permission, but he said he could see how long it would take for them to truly become involved and he did not have the patience for that.

MWE SHORT: Joe Guinan – The Cycle of Life

MWE SHORT: Joe Guinan – The Cycle of Life

“It shocks me everyday at five o’clock when I see the race to the elevator, as if only the first few will make it out of the building. Just because you have to work till five at the beginning of your career, doesn't mean you can only work till five.” In this video...

MWE SHORT: Justin Schack – Making Modern Market Structure

MWE SHORT: Justin Schack – Making Modern Market Structure

“The whole point of Reg NMS was to deal with the 10 years of change that had already happened — that of course made things even more complex. And there are things about Regulation NMS that we’re dealing with today that some people find problematic. But it is not a new thing and it’s just another block in what I like to call the Jenga tower of market structure.”

MWE SHORT: Morgan Slade – Quant Trading and Superpowers

MWE SHORT: Morgan Slade – Quant Trading and Superpowers

“You have a chance, single-handedly, without anyone looking at your resume, to try and change an industry.”

In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in New York, Morgan Slade, CEO of CloudQuant, discusses the difficulties most people face when trying to enter high finance.

CFTC Commissioner Seeks Public Accountability for Wall Street by Applying HEAT

CFTC Commissioner Seeks Public Accountability for Wall Street by Applying HEAT

Christy Goldsmith Romero Uses CFTC Pulpit to Call for Financial Law Enforcement by Accountability, Justice and Deterrence

CFTC Commissioner Christy Goldsmith Romero issued a statement in September on a “Proposal for Heightened Enforcement Accountability and Transparency in Settlements.” She proposed a HEAT test to require more defendants to admit wrongdoing in settlements. 

John Lothian News wanted to know more about Goldsmith Romero’s thoughts on the matter and the origins of the HEAT test, so we interviewed her over Zoom from her CFTC offices. 

John Vaile Saw the Potential of Financial Futures and Helped Make Them A Success

John Vaile Saw the Potential of Financial Futures and Helped Make Them A Success

John Vaile had an aunt who invested in the stock market who bought Vaile some stock when he was 10 years old and that experience caused him to want to be a stockbroker. As a result, Vaile became a student of the market.

He went to a couple of different colleges in Illinois, then ended up in a program at Wharton for students who did not graduate from college. 

Vaile was working for Morgan Stanley and living in Lake Geneva, WI, surrounded by friends in the futures markets and he wanted to get involved with what was happening. He said he badgered Morgan Stanley to get involved. They gave him permission, but he said he could see how long it would take for them to truly become involved and he did not have the patience for that.

MWE SHORT: Joe Guinan – The Cycle of Life

MWE SHORT: Joe Guinan – The Cycle of Life

“It shocks me everyday at five o’clock when I see the race to the elevator, as if only the first few will make it out of the building. Just because you have to work till five at the beginning of your career, doesn't mean you can only work till five.” In this video...

MWE SHORT: Justin Schack – Making Modern Market Structure

MWE SHORT: Justin Schack – Making Modern Market Structure

“The whole point of Reg NMS was to deal with the 10 years of change that had already happened — that of course made things even more complex. And there are things about Regulation NMS that we’re dealing with today that some people find problematic. But it is not a new thing and it’s just another block in what I like to call the Jenga tower of market structure.”

MWE SHORT: Cathy Lyall – 30 Years of Change

MWE SHORT: Cathy Lyall – 30 Years of Change

Cathy Lyall’s first day in the markets was 1987’s Black Monday. She had planned on going into foreign affairs but snagged a job as a futures broker the Thursday before the crash from her boyfriend, a cash bond broker. She also signed her first mortgage in London the Friday before Lehman Brothers collapsed. Life events when synced with world events yield perspective.

MWE SHORT: Bill Harts – Modern Markets Initiative: How a Small Group of Traders Improved Markets for All

MWE SHORT: Bill Harts – Modern Markets Initiative: How a Small Group of Traders Improved Markets for All

“The most liquid stocks in the world used to trade at a minimum spread of one-eighth, but was quite often trading at a quarter spread. If you were an average retail investor buying 100 shares, you would have been paying an extra $25 for that stock, just in terms of the spread costs (putting commission aside). Today, that quarter spread is less than a penny.”

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