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  • May 10, 2017

    Trading the Tier 1 Universe: Is perception the reality?

    We take a closer look at the most recent ATS Tier 1 volume data published by FINRA. The data highlights liquidity dynamics can change quickly, and drastically, and that many of the larger trends that often dictate routing logic and venue selection could be based more on perception than reality.

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  • Apr 26, 2017

    The AutoEx Quantity is more than just a 5K placeholder

    AutoEx is a key ingredient to a Luminex order that makes it unique and is often described as the required “5,000-share commitment” or the “I would” amount. While this characterization is accurate, AutoEx is much more than just a temporary placeholder and traders may undervalue it. Here's why...

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  • Apr 06, 2017

    February Block Trading Statistics & Rising Volume in Tier 2 Securities

    Highlights from FINRA block trading statistics for February 2017. Month over month our block volume increased and for the fifth month in a row we had one of the highest ranks for Average Trade Size for the categories 10K shares and above and 10K shares and $200K.

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