High frequency trading

Review of broker licensing rules initiated

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/markets/new-rules-for-dark-pools-as-regulators-crack-down-on-high-frequency-trading/story-e6frg916-1226520717959 Andrew White, and Andrew Main reporting in The Australian 21/11/122: The financial services minister, Bill Shorten, has ordered a review of the licensing rules for stockbrokers under the Corporations Act. The objective is to ensure that Australia’s market regulatory… Read More ›

ASIC introducing rule changes for automated trading.

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/markets/asic-ponders-kill-switches-for-automated-share-trades/story-e6frg916-1226510189096 Andrew White in the Australian today foreshadowed the release this week of rules for automated share trading. ASIC  has undertaken a review of issues of concern to them as regulator: the risk of trading aberrations from  mal-functioning trading algorithms, the potential… Read More ›