Dark Pools and High Frequency Trading For Dummies

Dark Pools and High Frequency Trading For Dummies

by Jay Vaananen


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781118879191
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 02/23/2015
Series: For Dummies Series
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 662,069
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Jay Vaananen is a senior private banker with many yearsof experience advising clients in their investments across allasset classes. He is also a popular university lecturer and regularcommentator in all matters regarding banking, finance andinvesting.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with Dark Pools 5

Chapter 1: Focusing on Dark Pools and High Frequency Trading, Just the Basics 7

Chapter 2: Taking a Dip into Dark Pools 15

Chapter 3: Grappling with the Ins and Outs of Securities Markets 25

Part II: Diving into Dark Pool Markets 37

Chapter 4: Introducing Dark Pool Providers 39

Chapter 5: Meeting the Players and Places 53

Chapter 6: Regulating Dark Pools 65

Part III: Coming to Grips with Automated Trading 77

Chapter 7: Comprehending Automated Trading 79

Chapter 8: Grasping Standard Order Types 93

Chapter 9: Identifying the Special Order Types 105

Chapter 10: Delving into High Frequency Trading 119

Chapter 11: Understanding Key High Frequency Trading Strategies 133

Part IV: Being Aware of the Risks of Dark Pools 147

Chapter 12: Jockeying Too Much for Position 149

Chapter 13: The Ins and Outs of Flash Crashes 163

Part V: The Part of Tens 181

Chapter 14: Ten of the Best Dark Pool/HFT Websites 183

Chapter 15: Ten Ways to Swim Safely in Dark Pools 191

Chapter 16: Ten Common Algorithmic Strategies 199

Chapter 17: Ten Things to Know About Market Microstructure 207

Index 215

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