Top C Suisse trading exec said leaving bank


Dan Mathisson, the executive who helped build Credit Suisse into an electronic-trading powerhouse over the past decade, plans to leave the bank at the end of next month, according to people familiar with the matter.

How High-Speed Trading Is About To Get Speedier

Relax Speed - Josh Klute

According to Albert Einstein, the speed of light is the fastest speed there is. But for some Wall Street traders the speed of light-at least as it travels through a fiber-optic cable-just isn't fast enough anymore.

BATS' Latest Issue Bad for Electronic Trading

Depressed - Head In Hands

Stock exchange BATS (the third largest stock exchange) reported that they overcharged members $420,000 from 2008 to 2012 for certain orders. BATS allowed some short-sale trades that in some cases were not executed at the best available price, as required by securities laws.