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The Plunge Protection Team Is Opening An HFT-Focused Chicago Office

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/28/2014 11:48

For several days we had heard a persistent rumor, that one of the most famous members of the New York Fed’s Markets Group, also known as the Plunge Protection Team, Kevin Henry was moving to the HFT capital of the world, Chicago. We refused to [...]

“This Is A Circus Market Rigged By HFT And Other Algo Traders

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/04/2014 19:58

Back in 2009 we first warned that the market is now just a “market” where between the direct manipulation of all asset-prices by the firehose Fed and its peers, and the explicit rigging of stock prices by the HFTs, there is no such thing as [...]

Presenting The Quote Stuffing Trading Strategy Of The NY Fed’s Favorite Hedge Fund: Citadel

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/15/2014 17:32

As regular readers are well aware, when it comes to “more than arms length” equity market intervention in New Normal markets, the New York Fed’s preferred “intermediary” of choice to, how should one say, boost investor sentiment aka “protect from a plunge”, is none other than [...]

“Unrigged?” The Bulk Of Odd Lot Trades On US Exchanges Are 1-Share-Lots!

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 07/10/2014 15:15

If the market’s are not ‘rigged’ by HFT teasers front-running any ‘real’ flow that happens to take its chances on the public stock exchanges, then please – – someone explain this chart.

As Nanex shows, the massive bulk of oddlot trades on [...]

VIX-Manipulating HFT Algo Is Booted From Dark Pool, Exposed For Whole World To See

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 07/01/2014 16:31

VIX was monkey-hammered lower once again today, lifting stocks vertically to Russell 2000 record highs and The Dow within a point of 17,000. The question is who (or what) is doing it. Nanex appears to have found out who…It appears the un-visible hand of VIX manipulation [...]

Laugh Along With Darclays “Ongoing Commitment To Transparency” Presentation To Clients

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 06/26/2014 14:16

Now that any credibility Barclays, pardon Darklays, may have had in the capital markets has drowned at the bottom of its (soon to be shuttered) dark pool, it is time to start making fun of the bank. To do that we bring our readers the [...]

How Barclays Got Caught Red-Handed With “Pernicious HFT Fraud”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 06/25/2014 19:45

First it was gold, now it is HFT – poor Barclays just can’t get away with any market rigging crime these days.

Remember when in the aftermath of the most recent Michael Lewis-inspired HFT scandal, one after another HFT and Dark Pool exchange swore up and [...]

NY AG Sues Barclays For HFT Fraud

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 06/25/2014 14:57

In what appears to be the first real action post-Flash Boys, NY AG Eric Schneiderman will announce at 4pm ET that Barclays will be sued over fraud allegations related to its Dark Pool’s preferential treatment of high-frequency traders. As Bloomberg notes, Barclays runs one of the market’s [...]

The Ultimate Hack – HFT Hedge Fund’s Trades “Slowed Down” By Malicious Malware

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 06/19/2014 11:15

Hacking Target… or The Pentagon… or Alcoa… or some Chinese military installation is all well and good; but mess with the US equity markets’ mainstay market structure and it’s getting serious. As BAE Systems reports, hackers slowed down high-speed trading at a large hedge fund last [...]

TD Ameritrade Admits “Virtually Always” Sells Retail Orders To HFTs

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 06/18/2014 11:52

Yesterday’s Katsuyama vs High Freaks battle was once again a game of distraction from the facts. However, despite one member of the panel’s desperate attempts to show how great and good HFT was for poor old retail, it was Carl Levin that nailed TD Ameritrade – which [...]

MARSHALL SWING: SPECULATOR SHORT SHAKEOUT IN SILVER!

silverdoctors.com / Marshall Swing, SD Contributor / JUNE 17, 2014

During this past COT period we see in silver that price flat lined during the first part of the period then on Thursday evening after hours there was an explosion upwards. This is what I call a speculator short shakeout on the part of the [...]

Lest We Forget, It’s Tuesday

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 06/17/2014 15:05

With an hour left in the trading day and stocks surging impressively on absolutely no positive catalyst whatsoever (hawkish inflation, dismal housing data, Baghdad under attack, Ukraine terrorism) apart from higher bond yields, we thought a gentle reminder of what day of the week it is would [...]

Famous “Big Tobacco” Lawyer Launches Class Action Lawsuit Against HFT

zerohedge.com / Tyler Durden / 06/07/2014 10:05 -0400

In 1994 a lawyer did what most thought was impossible: he took on big tobacco on behalf of the state of Mississippi and won a record $368.5 billion judgment paid out by the 13 biggest tobacco companies to cover the cost of treating illnesses related [...]

Merrill Lynch Is Expecting A Big Correction

sproutmoney.com / June 4, 2014

The first weeks of April were interesting for the US stock market, since momentum stocks lost a lot of ground. These stocks were the ones who led the charge last year, but in a short period of time they were put back in touch with reality.

The Bobler: Watch As An HFT Algo “Trades” German Bunds

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/29/2014 15:41

For the longest time it was thought that high frequency traders and their algos were mostly focused on equities due to the ease of accessing equity markets and getting priority data feeds which permit a certain class of traders to scalp and/or frontrun order blocks all [...]

How To Fix High-Frequency Trading

zerohedge.com / by Anthony Tassone, Green Key Technologies / 05/26/2014 11:51

Solution to HFT Debate: Match Based On Price & Quality, Not Time.

The recent public outcry over high frequency trading is pointless. Solutions exist. Virtually every comparable market in the world uses them already.

But, some electronic exchanges [...]

The Great Unrotation: Biggest Inflow Into Treasury Funds Since 2010; $7 Billion Outflow From Stocks

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 05/23/2014 09:48

Remember the legend of the great rotation? Neither do we. But we do know that a Treasury fund inflow of $3.06 billion, the largest since at least 2010 according to Bank of America, coupled with an equity fund outflow of $7.1 billion, means just one thing: [...]

Market Instability Rising Fast As “Limit Up, Limit Down” Halts Surge

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 05/22/2014 09:46

While the defenders of HFT continue spouting their usual platitudes (with the latest piece of “anti-hyperbolic” fluff coming from “Mr. Quant” (but don’t call him an HFTer) Cliff Asness himself who said overnight that “markets are “rigged” in favor of, not against, retail investors“… so [...]

Three Market Factors Which Citi Says Are Worse Now Than In 2007

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/16/2014 14:46 -0400

When it comes to the current state of the market, everyone knows – whether they admit it or not – that it is broken. And we aren’t talking HFT which while rigging price discovery, generally does so on a microburst momentum basis which at most lasts [...]

Is There Anything Wrong With These Charts?

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/13/2014 16:15 -0400

UPDATE: *NYSE REVIEWING TRADES FOR ‘AOL,’ ‘NBR,’ ‘MPC,’ ‘LO,’ ‘CNQ’ FROM 3:49:00PM-3:51:00PM ET

By now it is clear to everyone that the market is rigged, manipulated and broken. But this rigged, manipulated and broken? Honestly, we don’t know, hence our question: is this now “normal” or [...]