TITLE

Size Always Matters

AUTHOR(S)
STEINERT-THRELKELD, TOM
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Securities Industry News;9/7/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses how large organizations have an advantage over the retail investors in the stock market. A reference is made to Seth Merrin, chief executive officer of Liquidnet. Also discussed is how technology creates high-frequency trading which amounts to 70 percent of all equity trading. A comparison on the average trade is made to the big blocks such as Liquidnet and Pipeline Trading, and ITG Postit and BNY Convergex Vortex on the other.
ACCESSION #
44372345

 

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