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Hedge Funds

High frequency trading is low impact

The harms done by high frequency traders are outweighed by the benefits of historically low trading costs, a CFA Institute study has shown. Dr Svi Rosov, an analyst in the capital markets policy group at the CFA Institute, analysed trading and quote data from 150 large- and small-cap stocks from the US, UK and France […]
Opinion

IOOF head admits issues of misconduct were withheld from the regulator

IOOF’s chief executive Chris Kelaher has confirmed the company did not lodge ASIC breach reports for a number of issues, despite evidence of misconduct inside its research division. Kelaher fronted the Senate Economics References Committee in Macquarie Street, Sydney yesterday, facing stiff questioning about his knowledge of alleged misconduct within its research division. The Senate […]