The theory of optimal trading under proportional transaction costs has been considered from a variety of perspectives. In this paper, Richard Martin shows that all results can be interpreted using a...
New set-up allows fast, tractable optimisation of trade execution, without neglecting downside risk
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
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We derive explicit recursive formulas for target close (TC) and implementation shortfall (IS) in the Almgren Chriss framework. We explain how to compute the optimal starting and stopping times for IS and...
India stock exchanges are predicting strong growth in the market for listed derivatives. With algo traders driving volume growth, can current infrastructure cope with the increased requirements?
SEC official warns compliance teams at quant funds lack qualifications and knowledge to effectively monitor trading strategies
High-frequency traders have been viewed with suspicion for some time. Now critics claim exchanges are conspiring with the traders to develop tools that benefit them and disadvantage ordinary investo...
The arrival of central limit order books in the interest rate swap market has opened the door to algorithmic trading – but only a little. Its future depends on how the over-the-counter market evol...
Study disproves commonly held negative perceptions of HFT
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.