Algorithmic trading growth contingent on buy-side uptake

STP: the impossible dream?

Growth of the algorithmic trading market will increasingly depend on whether mainstream investment management firms adopt these capabilities, according to a new report from the Aite Group titled Algorithmic Trading: Hype or Reality?According to the study, quantitative hedge fund managers and brokers have thus far played primary roles in driving algorithmic trading, but sustained growth now requires more substantial buy-side participation.The algorithmic trading area has been a hot field in f