Tag Archives: HFT

How HFT has changed the stock market

How HFT has changed the stock market Excellent reasons for where things are right now according to CREDIT SUISSE http://www.businessinsider.com/how-high-frequency-trading-has-changed-the-stock-market-2017-3 NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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How you don’t need a billion to beat the market? HFT quant

  How you don’t need a billion to beat the market? HFT quant We have been tracking the performance of James Simons salary for the last few years. He has once again hit the top spot for the highest earners among hedge fund managers for 2016. Don’t you find it interesting how a mathematician founded…

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How don’t need a billion to beat the market? HFT quant

How don’t need a billion to beat the market? HFT quant RENTECH Founder James Simons still rules the roost of top earning hedge fund managers event though he retired. Plus read the comments in this article http://news.forexlive.com/!/you-dont-even-need-to-beat-the-market-to-make-a-billion-20170316 The final big story is quants, who are slowly taking over, led by guys like Simons (shown above) and David…

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HFT firm KCG jumped 23% on a report Virtu Financial wants to buy them

I hope Virtu purges the pompous A-holes i find at KCG. Shares in KCG jumped 23% on the news. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/high-frequency-trading-firm-kcg-201039622.html NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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Secret of HFT firms like Ren Tech

Secrets of HFT firms like Renaissance Technologies Over the last week, I can say that I’ve had some very dynamically generated content from various people within this QuantLabs.net community. Another such newsletter subscriber sent over some very useful interview content for those that like to watch James Simons of famous Renaissance Technologies. I have seen…

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Secrets of HFT firms like Renaissance Teechnologies

Secrets of HFT firms like Renaissance Teechnologies Another very useful opinion on HFT firms including Ren Tec: The benchmark for me is Renaissance Technologies, founded by Jim Simons and his philosophy regarding the people that work for the company. There are no MBA’s, Economists or Wall Street broker/traders but PHDs in Mathematics and Physics, and…

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US high-frequency traders set to make call on London or Europe after Brexit

US high-frequency traders set to make call on London or Europe after Brexit I wonder what the London Quant would do…..? https://www.ft.com/content/99ce65ae-edf8-11e6-930f-061b01e23655 Join my FREE newsletter to learn how the pros will treat London for their automated trading NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as…

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Crazy equity curve: What 2 hr look like for HFT system

Crazy equity curve: What 2 hrs look like for HFT Have you ever seen an equity curve like this before? This is the amount of profit earned within a few hours using high-frequency trading. This is why so many firms use it when it’s deployed the right way. This is just the shows the upper…

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Crazy equity curve: What 2 hrs look like for HFT

Crazy equity curve: What 2 hrs look like for HFT I have never a steep positive equity curve like this before. As said in the article: Conclusion, execution speed is priority number 1, then the quality of execution and last liquidity. Thanks to Ariel for sending this to me within my Linked In group as…

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HFT ‘Flash boy’ traders want to build a tower taller than the Shard of London

HFT ‘Flash boy’ traders want to build a tower taller than the Shard of London Someone has got some extra cash. Yeh they are flush HFT firms like Jump or DWE http://www.businessinsider.com/locals-angry-at-flash-boy-traders-want-to-build-a-tower-taller-than-the-shard-2017-1 Join my FREE newletter to learn more about how you buid your own tower for your automated trading NOTE I now post my…

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