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    Big Data Analytics and Back-Office Alpha

    The analysis of more and richer data yields more-timely and more accurate decisions, notes Actian CTO Mike Hoskins. And while big data analytics have become a staple in the front office, they are just beginning to ...
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    Examining the Impact of Tick Size on Market Quality

    In mandating price tick sizes, regulators must strike a balance between liquidity, transaction costs and price discovery. While narrower tick sizes allow for reduced transaction costs and more exact price ...
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    Voice Trading Gets New Life

    Despite the meteoric rise of electronic and algorithmic trading, voice trading still has a place in the markets, notes Jack Bloch, head of development trading and dispatch at Unify, who points to smaller trading ...

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A big step in tackling too big to fail

ISDA Early next month, a group of 18 global banks will formally sign a new ISDA Protocol that will ensure the cross-border derivatives they trade with each other are captured by national resolution regimes.

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NYSE Experiences Brief Technical Glitch

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The S.E.C. and Political Spending

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Morningstar builds up European consulting team

eFinancial News)($ Data provider Morningstar has increased the size of its team of investment consultants in Europe to 25 by hiring expertise from Redington and French asset manager La Francaise.

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