Not only does electronic trading continue to make our financial markets more competitive, but it has brought numerous benefits to all investors This presentation seeks to provide an overview of the evolution of electronic trading, provide clear definitions of often misused terms, and demystify electronic trading strategies like high frequency trading.
Among the topics discussed in this presentation:
The modernization of our financial markets using electronic trading
Definitions of electronic trading, algorithmic trading and high frequency trading
The Securities and Exchange Commission and high frequency trading
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission and high frequency trading
Regulatory framework in place to safeguard investors who invest in markets where electronic trading is prevalent