Interview Financial Trading Industry News, Articles & Insight
- Critical thinking
12th January 2015 - Sal Arnuk started electronic trading some 20 years ago at Instinet, where he met Joe Saluzzi. The pair have since started their own brokerage, Themis Trading, and become big voices in the market structure debate - attracting praise and criticism alike for taking a stance against increasing complexity in the equities markets.
- Trading that worx - Mike Beller, CTO of Tradeworx, talks about the ultra-highs and lows of trading and tech
8th October 2014 - Mike Beller hadn't expected to end up in financial services, having started in telecom early on in his career. Feeling that the research and analysis side of telecom was a bit of an echo chamber, Beller decided it was time for a switch. He eventually landed at Tradeworx, ultimately becoming CTO of the firm and its infrastructure affiliate, Thesys Technologies.
- The art of the fast exit
2nd October 2013 - If anyone deserves the label 'market veteran', it may be Jim Moore. Since getting into the business in the late 1960s, he's worked with some of the biggest names around. He also embraced algorithmic trading early on. Adam Cox talks to Jim about his trading techniques and investment philosophy.
- Me and My Machine - Step by step
18th July 2013 - Before Fabien Oreve joined Dexia Asset Management two years ago, the group did not even use algorithms to trade equities. Now the total is 10%, and the plan is for that to keep rising. Adam Cox talks to Fabien, the group's global head of trading, about why he favours a slow-but-steady approach to automation.
- Running man: HTG's Chris Hehmeyer
24th April 2013 - It seems somehow fitting that Chris Hehmeyer got his start as a runner on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade. That was in 1978 and over the next 35 years he has kept on running. Hehmeyer now runs HTG, a company that embraces all manner of traders. When he's not doing that, he also serves as the chairman of the National Futures Association. Automated Trader caught up with him to hear his thoughts on the value of diversity and what he thinks of some of the impending changes in the marketplace.
- OneMarketData on coping with the 'new normal' of less vibrant markets
19th April 2013 - Richard Chmiel, senior vice president at OneMarketData, says a variety of factors are creating a "new normal" that is more difficult to trade.
- S&P IQ sees march of automation requiring new skill sets
18th April 2013 - Stephane Leroy of S&P IQ talks about big trends in the industry, from the ongoing march of automation to the skill sets that will be needed in this brave new world.
- CDNetworks COO sees cloud gaining more market acceptance
25th April 2013 - Jeff Kim, chief operating officer at CDNetworks, tells Automated Trader about how the cloud is gaining acceptance in the market and tries to address some of the misconceptions about the technology.