Jul 272013
 

Conventional wisdom suggests that markets are efficient, random walks and that stock prices rise and fall with the fundamentals of the company. How then have black-box traders prospered and how do they exploit market inefficiencies? Are their strategies on their last legs or will they adapt to the new landscape amidst the global financial crisis?Chasing the Same Signals is a unique chronicle of the black-box industry's rise to prominence and their influence on the market place. This is not a story about what signals they chase, but rather a story on how they chase and compete for the same signals 
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Chasing the Same Signals: How Black-Box Trading Influences Stock Markets from Wall Street to Shanghai (Wiley Trading)
Jun 262013
 

This book explores the problem of high frequency trading (HFT) as well as the need for US stock market reform. This collection of previously published and unpublished materials includes the following articles and white papers: 1. The Problem of HFT - explains how HFTs came to dominate US equity markets by exploiting artificial advantages introduced by electronic exchanges that catered to HFT strategies2. HFT Scalping Strategies - describes the primary features of modern HFT strategies currently active in US equities as well as the benefits these strategies extract from the maker-taker market model and the regulatory framework of the national market system3. Why HFTs Have an Advantage - explains the critical importance of HFT-oriented special order types and exchange order matching engine practices in the operation of modern HFT strategies4. HFT - A Systemic Issue - a discussion of the latest industry and regulatory developments with regard to exchange order matching practices that serv
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The Problem of HFT - Collected Writings on High Frequency Trading  & Stock Market Structure Reform
Sep 302012
 

So you've read dozens and dozens of well-known trading and investment books out there and you're still not as profitable as you would like to be.  Well then, let this be your book of last resort. Perhaps this is the last piece of the puzzle that you're missing.  Whether you're a beginning investor or trader, or someone who has years of market experience, this concise and effective investing guide offers valuable insights on how to approach a market that is vastly different than a few decades ago.Here is a short list of what traders and investors say:- "Even though I have maintained a very conservative approach I am still up 18% in three months."- "I want to thank you for showing me a successful way to trade as well as developing the discipline to execute it."- "I have made many trades with a gain of $42,471. That is a 42.9% increase in account value."- "Genius. I received your manual today and my first impression was there is nothing in here - before I opened it. I started reading it
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The Best Trading System: How to Make Big Stock Market Returns in the Long Run as a Trader or Investor
Sep 302012
 

In an uncertain market, can traders and investors find profits in short-term stock movements?Bestselling author and trader Toni Turner teaches readers the techniques and strategies needed to trade in today’s up-and-down stock market. The book begins with “Seven Steps to Trading Success,” which outlines the logistics needed to establish a trading career. In an upbeat, clear, and lively style, Short-Term Trading for the New Stock Market covers: *The Seven Steps to Trading Success*What the new stock market looks like*How to lower risks and increase gains*How to formulate your own trading business plan*How to analyze market cycles and find profit opportunities*Key Charting fundamentals that reveal buy and sell signals using Trends and Trendlines, Candlesticks, Volume, Momentum Indicators, and other tools for success*Swing Trading, Position Trading, and Selling Short*Introduction to E-mini trading and Forex markets* “Center Points” to find balance and calm in a fast-moving mar
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Short-Term Trading in the New Stock Market
Sep 302012
 

MASTER STRATEGIC STOCK TRADING Many say few know more about stock trading than Michael Swanson, who ran a top ranked hedge fund for four years and has built up a huge audience of readers on his website WallStreetWindow.com thanks to the accuracy of his market calls and investment acumen, including making over 50% in 2008 in one of the worst years for the stock market ever. His book Strategic Stock Trading demystifies the stock market by explaining what truly makes the stock market and individual stocks move the way they do and shows you how you can take advantage of it. This book is designed to be a fast read that you can finish in one sitting. After you buy this book and read it among the things you will learn are: THE MOST PROFITABLE STOCK PATTERN YOU CAN BUY - The best traders and investors are one trick ponies who develop a method or trading strategy that they use over and over again to profit in the market. Instead of flooding you with hundreds of different technical analysis
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Strategic Stock Trading: Master Personal Finance Using Wallstreetwindow Stock Investing Strategies With Stock Market Technical Analysis