Edgar Perez, The Speed Traders, at Hedge Funds Happy Hour, on HFTRegulation after Flash Crash
Hedge Funds Happy Hour, Best Alternative Investments Networking,( www.HFHappyHour.com ), Evenings of Networking and Cocktails around theGlobe.
New York City, NY, USA (May 13,2013)
-- On May 6th, 2010, theU.S. stock markets experienced anunusual decline (and an immediateupswing) that temporarily erased$1 trillion in market value (the DowJones Industrial Average plungedabout 1000 points) and puzzledboth actors and experts followingthe markets. Electronic trading, likeany other area of finance, shouldhave sensible regulations imposedto promote sound trading practicesand protect the average Americaninvestor. Regulators can restore trust in the market without eliminating high-speed trading.They simply must be armed to analyze trading activity in real time. What has been theprogress so far since the Flash Crash?Practitioners are invited to join Edgar Perez for an insightful talk on "Still Waiting on RealTime Regulation 3 Years after Flash Crash", at Hedge Funds Happy Hour New York City(http://hfhappyhour.eventbrite.com), May 14, 6PM, business receptions organized byGolden Networking that bring together a who's who of the speed trading world for productive evenings of networking and cocktails.Mr. Perez is widely regarded as the preeminent global expert in the specialized area of high-frequency trading. He is author of
, An Insider’s Look at the NewHigh-Frequency Trading Phenomenon That is Transforming the Investing World,published in English by McGraw-Hill Inc. (2011), published in Mandarin by China FinancialPublishing House (2012), and Investasi Super Kilat: Pandangan Orang dalam tentangFenomena Baru Frekuensi Tinggi yang Mentransformasi Dunia Investasi, published in