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  • Algorithmic advantage of high-frequency traders has waned, ASIC finds

    The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has concluded that the growth of high-frequency trading has tapered off. ASCI’s latest review of the practice has concluded “tactical advantages” formerly enjoyed by high-frequency traders have been dissipating as algorithmic execution of trades has become an increasingly mainstream tool.

  • ASIC examines 'pause' to tackle HFT: Report

    The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) reportedly may resurrect the idea of implementing a 500 millisecond pause on trades in an effort to put the brakes on high-frequency trading (HFT).

  • High-frequency trading fears overblown: ASIC

    The Australian Securities and Investments Commission today confirmed it will not move ahead with previously proposed regulatory changes to rein in high-frequency trading (HFT), after a report released earlier this year found that the impact of HFT on the Australian market was minimal.