Monthly Archives: December 2011

Regulatory Actions and Defining HFT

“Groups of people are generally not nearly as moved by rational argument as by rhetoric which stirs the emotions.” When a definition is elusive, more subjective in nature than objective should that not dictate more discretion and a rational approach to … Continue reading

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The Technology Imperative Behind What Drives Alpha

Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do it, and virtue is doing it. -David Starr Jordan, Past-president of both Indiana University and Stanford University This past week I attended the Quant Invest conference, a … Continue reading

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