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Zero Hedge: Goodbye High Frequency Trading. Really?

High-Frequency TradingTyler Durden (not a real name of course) wrote that the crusade against High Frequency Trading which Zero Hedge started well over two years ago, was now coming to an end. Following a Reuters report that U.S. securities regulators had "taken the unprecedented step of asking high-frequency trading firms to hand over the details of their trading strategies, and in some cases, their secret computer codes," he concluded this was the end for HFT. Not so fast; this is an ever-evolving field, as the keynotes and discussions at Golden Networking’s High Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Chicago, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" (, October 3-5 will demonstrate. This forum will include keynotes by:

·         Mr. Bart Chilton, Commissioner, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission

·         Mr. Adam Afshar, Chief Executive Officer and President, Hyde Park Global

·         Mr. Edgar Perez, Author, The Speed Traders

·         Mr. Jonathan Brograard, Professor of Finance, University of Washington's Foster School of Business

·         Professor Torben Andersen, Professor of Finance, Kellogg School of Management

Building off of the momentum of New York City conferences, Golden Networking's High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" will provide hundreds of attendees in Chicago, Sao Paulo, Singapore and Hong Kong the most up-to-date overview of cutting-edge developments and insights to build a competitive advantage in High-Frequency Trading. Recognized practitioners, experts, regulators, and strategists, will return to High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 to provide the information practitioners are looking for in an open and unbiased environment, highly conducive to the most efficient and effective networking.

High Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 is produced by Golden Networking (, the premier networking community for business executives, entrepreneurs and investors. Panelists, speakers and sponsors are invited to contact Golden Networking by sending an email to Golden Networking has been frequently featured in the press, including recent articles in The Wall Street Journal, "Happy Hour for High Frequency Trading", The New York Times, "Golden Networking Helps Job Seekers Make Overseas Connections", Los Angeles Times, "Speed-addicted traders dominate today's stock market", Reuters, "Revamp looms as trading experts huddle at SEC" and Columbia Business School's Hermes Alumni Magazine, "10 Under 10".