High Frequency Trading Summit 2010 (High Frequency Tradi)

Venue: TDB

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Event Date/Time: Feb 03, 2010 End Date/Time: Feb 04, 2010
Early Registration Date: Nov 20, 2009
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Description

The Event

Despite the economic downturn, high frequency trading has emerged as a highly reliable market approach, accounting for the unexpectedly impressive profits of industry giants. Domestically, medium to high frequency trading achieved its best year on record, and the opportunities for growing profits is tremendous, especially with the capabilities direct trading tools possess to hone in on dark pools of liquidity not yet exploited.

High frequency trading now accounts for more than 70% of trades on NYSE and is growing rapidly in foreign exchanges. Critics believe that HFT is creating an imbalance in the system with far reaching implications to both the practitioner and the retail trader. Also, the SEC’s growing interest in regulating high-frequency trading may change the playing field for traders, especially any engaging in flash trades.

The High Frequency Trading Summit delivers the strategies of those with the most successful high frequency trading platforms and examines how the market can react and get in the game. Sessions address many of the hot-button issues including flash trades, regulation and market imbalance as well as identify actionable strategies for evaluating your firm’s infrastructure to identify the most efficient, cost-effective path to moving into this space.

Presenters discuss how to leverage high frequency trading platforms to uncover dark pools of liquidity and delve into the more granular aspects of portfolio management when it comes to FX, Futures and Options.

Confirmed Presenters:

We have just begun inviting our distinguished presenters and will update you as invitations are confirmed...

Sang Lee
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Aite Group

Irene Aldridge
Managing Partner
Able Alpha Trading Ltd.

Robert Almgren
Co-Founder & Chief Quantitative Officer
Quantitative Brokers

Stephen G. Malloy
Co-Founder & Portfolio Manager
Tunnelbrook Capital, LLC

James Leman
Principal & Head of Capital Markets
Westwater Corp.

Jayaram Musthuswamy
Director, PhD Program
Associate Professor Finance
Kent State University

Enrico Cacciatore
Senior Trader
ING Investment Management

Adam Sussman
Director of Research
TABB Group

Joe Gawronski
President & COO
Rosenblatt Securities

Keith Luo
Founder, Chairman and CEO
Luo Capital Advisors

Christopher Willox
Head Trader
Fennimore Asset Management

Roshan Raman
Portfolio Manager
Northern Trust

Venue

TDB
Chicago
Illinois
United States
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Additional Information

Early Bird #1 Expires November 20th, 2009 Early Bird #2 Expires December 11th, 2009 To save $300 off the registration fee, mention promo code "DKT553" Interested in sponsorships? Contact Mark Bernard at mark.bernard@worldrg.com