High Frequency Trading – Around the World in 0.13 Seconds


We look at the following points:

  1. What is “High Frequency Trading”
  2. What is not “High Frequency Trading”
  3. US Market Structure
  4. Where is Wall Street?
  5. First Encounter with an Algorithm
  6. It’s a man’s machines’ world
  7. The “SIP” versus Direct Feed
  8. Race for Speed, Bandwidth and Computing Power
  9. Flash Crashes
  10. Share Buy-Backs
  11. Are Stock Prices Representative?
  12. Conclusions