Press conference-Report on high frequency trading in Sweden-continued

February 17, 2012--On Tuesday, 21 February, Finansinspektionen (FI) will present a report on high frequency and algorithmic trading on the Swedish equity market.
FIs report presents information about automated trade, international research and the effects and impact of the phenomenon on Swedish trading.

Anna Jegnell, Executive Director Markets, and investigator Niklas Johansson will present the report. The presentation will take approximately 45 minutes.

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Source: Finansinspektionen


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