Category «HFT»

“2 Fast 2 Furious Need 4 Speed (HFT) Antidote”

Author: Tommi A. Vuorenmaa, PhD / 18th of March, 2016 (Contact: tommiavuorenmaa@triangleintelligence.com )   This is Part III in the (7/.V) article series “In the Hands of a Few” (ITHOAF) with a touch of Tokyo Drift of the action movie series “The Fast and The Furious” (F&F). Too much drift can be deadly: Saleen Automotive Inc. an American …

Trading Show Chicago 2016 brochure now available

On May 18-19, 1,000+ delegates from hedge funds, trading firms, prop shops, banks, brokers, trading venues, regulatory outfits and financial service providers will convene at picturesque Navy Pier for Trading Show Chicago 2016. Download the brochure > This event has cemented its place as the premier gathering for the algorithmic trading community by consistently featuring …

CIARA on Why Speed Still Matters

Jeff Cachet of CIARA's 2015 Presentation

We were excited to have Jeff Cachet, Director of CIARA, share his expertise during an on-floor seminar on why speed still matters at last year’s Trading Show Chicago. Download his presentation now > You can now download Jeff’s presentation to find out more about the new ORION HF230D’s: Single socket overclocked server 50% more density …

Big Data Brother: Power of Trading in the Hands of a Few by Tommi Vuorenmaa

Tommi Vuorenmaa, a speaker at our up coming Trading Show New York has provided an article on automated and high-frequency trading from his perspective. Tommi A. Vuorenmaa, PhD, is the Founder/President of “Triangle Intelligence,” a company advancing startup projects related to high-frequency trading (HFT) research and new ways to algorithmic development (e.g. http://hft.exchange). Previously, Tommi worked as …

CIARA Launches the World’s First 2U 2-Node Overclocked High Frequency Server

Montreal, Canada, Wednesday, June 03, 2015 CIARA, leading provider of enterprise servers and storage, announced today the launch of the ORION HF320D server. The HF320D is the first and world’s fastest overclocked 2U 2-Node High Frequency Trading (HFT) server. Boasting two independent Intel processors with performance up to 4.5GHz on 8 cores in a 2U …

Is HFT just misunderstood?

Is HFT just understood - the eBook

High Frequency Trading (HFT) according to definition, is a type of algorithmic trading, specifically the use of sophisticated technological tools and computer algorithms to rapidly trade securities. HFT uses proprietary trading strategies carried out by computers to move in and out of positions in seconds or fractions of a second. The purpose of this eBook …

Tommi Vuorenmaa—The Anatomy of a High-Frequency Trader: Human and Machine Proportions

high frequency trading, HFT, Quant

The venerable clash between man and machine is often glorified in books, cinema and other forms of popular culture. The Terminator franchise immediately comes to mind for most people—the self-aware artificial intelligence system Skynet, Arnold Schwarzenegger the herculean cyborg, and the overmatched human resistance fighting for survival in dystopian Los Angeles. While modern-day computers aren’t …

How To Beat High Frequency Traders

beat High-Frequency Traders

How to get one up on the algorithmic traders. Like it or not, HFT is an inevitable part of trading. Regardless of whether you’re trading on major exchanges or in dark pools, high-frequency traders are now there, operating at the speed of light and pre-empting your trades. If you want to beat them, then you need to keep …