As the impact of the Consolidated Audit Trail begins to reverberate through the industry, firms must make plans to ensure their compliance.
Hong Kong levies a 0.2% stamp duty on all share transfers, split between buyer and seller. Firms trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange must plan for it.
The extreme volatility of the past few weeks has dramatically impacted market data rates, but not in ways that you would expect.
The Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Connects are an important way to access liquidity on the two mainland stock exchanges via Hong Kong. We explain how they work and how they compare to other trading programs.
This article outlines common technology, networking, and trading strategy decisions needed to achieve ultra-low latency.
Creating complex orders requires an understanding of the structure of the options and futures markets. Here’s what you need to know to trade this order type.
Micro e-mini futures aren’t just for less sophisticated investors. They also can provide useful liquidity and precision for institutional traders.
The Consolidated Tape Association’s quote and trade feeds provide an affordable source of top-of-book market data. Here’s your easy guide to using them.
Calendar spreads are a useful futures product for hedging, market exposure, and alpha generation. Learn the basics and the market data needed to use them.
The true costs of options are not reflected in the low exchange fees. This article outlines the infrastructure and network costs of options market data.
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