Keep it up DM. Good job. Hope everyone doing well. Good luck for the next push. https://t.co/DpCztKVM6h
Monday, February 2, 2015
by LMAX Exchange
LMAX Exchange CEO, David Mercer, comments that the recent public perception of High Frequency Trading as being the poorest incarnation of Big Finance could be the result of particular journalistic approach and the reality is that HFT is here to stay. David states, the markets require liquidity and the best liquidity providers are the best high frequency market makers, who incidentally are situated in banks and proprietary trading firms with no differentiator. It could be public perception can be changed with a combination of greater education and more responsible journalism.
Friday, April 24, 2015
by Research & Analytics
A lot of back and forth trade this week, with the market unable to figure out which way it wants to break. Interestingly enough, miserable Thursday performances in Eurozone PMIs and UK retail sales did nothing to impact, with softer US data offsetting. We head into Friday with the focus on US durable goods.
Chart Talk - Technical Overview of the Major Markets
Technical & Fundamental highlights
- strong week
- retail sales
- SNB move
- OIL recovery
- Sentiment shift
- durable goods
- attractive option
This week’s performance v. US dollar (7:45GMT)
- Rogue Trader Lived In Suburbs Because of Faster Internet, MailOnline (April 23, 2015)
- Nasdaq’s Road To Nowhere, J. Authers, Financial Times (April 23, 2015)
Friday, April 24, 2015
by Andy Harrison
USDJPY 119.578 | EURUSD 1.08238 | AUDUSD 0.77785 | NZDUSD 0.75897 | USDCAD 1.21453 | USDCHF 0.95465 | GBPUSD 1.50566 |
Interbank Ranges as of 6am London time
USD/JPY 119.67 | 119.44
EUR/USD 1.08295 | 1.07845
EUR/JPY 129.42 | 128.955
AUD/USD 0.7797 | 0.7765
NZD/USD 0.7600 | 0.7543
USD/CAD 1.2156 | 1.2137
EUR/CHF 1.03365 | 1.03245
USD/CHF 0.9573 | 0.9540
GBP/USD 1.5065 | 1.5028
EUR/GBP 0.7190 | 0.7175
- EUR: Opening around the [...]
Friday, April 24, 2015
by Mark Price
My colleague Sam & I will be talking at JAX Finance next week (28th/29th April).I’ll be doing a talk with Vijay from Azul on our experiences at LMAX with deploying Zing to production. In the talk, we’ll discuss how to go about making such a change …
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