Archive for HFT SmartBlogs
A collection of stories from SmartBrief publications and around the web…
Regulators move to soften Dodd-Frank rule on mortgages makes waves: The decision by U.S. regulators to soften a proposed rule regarding the kinds of loans banks can parcel out to investors without having to keep any ‘skin in the game’ has sparked a good amount of chatter.[…] Continue Reading »
The Wall Street Journal says the money market industry “would be wise to work with” Securities and Exchange Commission officials on reporting floating values “before it suffers a worse fate” at the hands of Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and the Financial Stability Oversight Council.
High-frequency trading threatens markets with volatility, Roger Lowenstein writes in the The New York Times, arguing that such trades should face steep taxes and be considered “electronic errors” in some cases.[…] Continue Reading »