Category «macro economy»

Trillium Trading on market structure during exceptional liquidity events

Lee Maschler of Trillium Trading's 2015 Presentation

Lee Maschler is Trillium’s founder, non-executive Chairman and principal owner. In 2012, Lee and his wife launched the “Lee and Marjorie Maschler Charitable Fund”, which supports education, arts and sciences. One of its first projects was to co-found and support the SI Sandy Relief Fund, a charity that helped hard-hit families on Staten Island recover …

The U.S. Treasury discusses global LEI systems

Matthew Reed of the U.S. Treasury's 2015 Presentation

Matthew Reed is Chief Counsel for the Office of Financial Research at the U.S. Department of the Treasury. In this capacity, he serves on the senior management team for the Office established to conduct financial stability monitoring and analysis. He also serves as Chairman of the Regulatory Oversight Committee of the global Legal Entity Identifier …

Totem Asset Management discusses a global macro trend following benchmark

Andrew Strasman of Totem Asset Management's 2015 Presentation

We were excited to have Andrew Strasman, CTA at Totem Asset Management, share his expertise during an on-floor seminar titled “A Transparent Global Macro / CTA Trend Following Benchmark (Beta Testers wanted)” at last year’s Trading Show Chicago. Download his presentation now > You can now download Andrew’s presentation to find out more about: The …

John Netto on how to identify and what to pay for alpha

John Netto is the President of M3 Capital and author of “The Global Macro Edge”. John appears on Bloomberg TV, CNN, CNBC, Fox Business Channel, and PBS, as well as being quoted by the Wall Street Journal and Dow-Jones Newswire. John is featured in the book “The Speed Traders” (McGraw-Hill 2011). Mr. Netto is a …

Eurex’s Megan Morgan on driving the evolution of the financial markets

Megan Morgan's Trading Show Chicago 2014 presentation

Eurex’s Megan Morgan: Driving the evolution of the financial markets Megan Morgan is Vice President of sell side business development at Eurex Exchange. She is the VSTOXX® product manager for the Americas and has spearheaded the Exchange’s successful efforts to grow the product in the key US market. Megan also serves as Chicago Chapter Leader …

Counting cards, TED talks, and analyzing home runs; an interview with Dr. Ed Meyer

  Last week Terrapinn introduced a new speaker, Dr. Ed Meyer, who will be participating at the Trading Show New York 2014. We were fortunate enough to ask Ed several questions revolving around his unique quant and sports background.   The interview Lots of sports bettors have found themselves in the poker rooms and at …

Hendelman: HFT solutions and heated debate with Mark Cuban

  Sean Hendelman, Co-Founder & CEO of T3 Trading Group, goes head to head with billionaire Mark Cuban as they have a heated debate on current regulatory and HFT issues. This must watch video segment can be found here. Furthermore, in his featured articled from CNBC, Sean outlines three steps to restore confidence in the …

Kensho Chooses NASDAQ OMX FinQloud to Build Their Professional-Grade Analytics Platform

  “Kenshō, a provider of next-generation data analytics for investment managers and research analysts, announced today that they will be the first professional-grade analytics platform built completely on NASDAQ OMX FinQloud, a cloud computing platform designed exclusively for the financial services sector and powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS). Kenshō is building tools to enable …

The Wolves of Wall Street: infamous trading frauds and mishaps

In honor of Martin Scorsese’s highly anticipated film, The Wolf of Wall Street, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, we have brought you the most infamous cases of insider trading, fraud, and trading mishaps. We’ll kick this off with the ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ himself, Jordan Belfort. Jordan Belfort In the 1990’s, Belfort started his own brokerage firm, …