Profile of Ivy SchmerkenEditor at Large
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 2629
Ivy is Editor-at-Large for Advanced Trading and Wall Street & Technology. Ivy is responsible for writing in-depth feature articles, daily blogs and news articles with a focus on automated trading in the capital markets. As an industry expert, Ivy has reported on a myriad number of topics including high frequency trading, algorithmic trading strategies, market structure, electronic trading in fixed income , colocation in data centers, Dodd-Frank regulation and the new derivatives landscape. Ivy meets with software companies and other innovators and writes about cloud computing, OMS/EMSs and other financial technologies.
Articles by Ivy Schmerken
posted in July 2008
When the Securities and Exchange Commission posted an order last night extending the temporary restrictions it placed on short selling in 19 financial stocks until Aug. 12, 2008, the SEC may have allayed the concerns of asset managers that rely upon short-trade ideas in their strategies.
Exclusive environment lets clients blog, access live Webinars and share ideas about trading strategies and tactics.
Institutional broker replaces SunGard BRASS with new sell-side OMS in middle and back office.
Latency expert taps Endace for time stamping of complex trading environments.
Eyes Fixed Income, Credit or Commodity Sector Undergoing Transformation
Dark pool will allow traders to set constraints and execute lists through the crossing network.
Exchanges Tackle Latency and Competitive Pressures of Dark Pool Entrants
Commission aggregators want to consolidate buy-side commissions in a single place to pay research providers. Are institutions comfortable sharing the data with a single provider?
I wrote a story about the buy-side expanding the CCAs from U.S. equities to execute in international equities and across multiple asset classes. But when I reported on this story, I had a difficult time finding buy-side traders who would talk to me. Those who had CCAs didn't want to speak.
SEC Short Sale Rule Could Create a Bubble in Financial Stocks, Warns Brokerage Executive.
TradeStation Unveils Flat-Fee Commissions for Active Traders
Baikal Dark Pool Project Could Evolve into a Liquidity Hub
Buy-side firms are looking to expand client commission agreements into more instruments and across borders to pay their research bills.
Nasdaq, Direct Edge and Instinet Report Electronic Trading Milestones
Online broker offers Nasdaq Velocity and Forces at no-charge to track market direction in a security.
Quants Demand More Efficient Alpha Generation Technology Platform
Research aggregation platform accepts direct feeds from brokers that are not owners.
OnePipe Rolls Out Advanced Anti-Gaming Logic To Catch Suspicious Trades in Dark Pools
When Liquidnet Holdings filed for its $500 million initial public offering (IPO), last week, the global marketplace for institutional trading, said it would deploy a novel electronic-offering process.
Liquidnet Files to Raise $500 Million in IPO
The London Stock Exchange Group plc's plans to form a Pan European dark liquidity pool with Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. as its joint venture partner could be overshadowed by the potential sale of the firm.