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Member Since: 5/8/2014
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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 November 2012

Insider Trading Investigation Reaches A New Stage

11/30/2012
Speculation intensified that federal prosecutors are looking at SAC Capital Advisers' owner Steven Cohen, but the government doesn't have enough evidence, a lawyer told American Public Media's Marketplace..

Why Are Suitors Vying for Knight Capital?

11/27/2012
Rival firms are expected to submit bids this week to acquire Knight Capital Group, which could bring the potential acquirer savings in equity trading technology.

Mini-Flash Crashes Continue To Fly Under The Radar

11/19/2012
For no particular reason, events known as mini-flash crashes routinely happen in equities, as fat finger errors and faulty algos interact with HFT firms in the electronic market infrastructure.

Protecting Your Trading Desk From the Next Tech-Driven Crash

11/16/2012
After several technology incidents and mini-flash crashes pointing out the risks inherent in computerized trading, institutional traders and sell side desks are examining how they can protect their orders from getting caught up in the next debacle.

Stockholm Hedge Fund Choose PortwareFX

11/7/2012
Informed Portfolio Management, a Stockholm-based systematic macro and equity manager, chose Portware's customizable FX solution to allow traders to execute FX against any bank, ECN or interdealer platform.

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