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Real-time Risk : What Investors Should Know About Fintech, High-frequency Trading, and Flash Crashes

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In Real-Tim Risk, Irene Aldridge and Steven Krawciw will:
  • Explain the ever-important and little understood topic of market microstructure in a form digestible by even a lay investor
  • Present new thinking on risk management in world where trading is conducted in micro-seconds and traditional approaches to risk are just too slow
  • Explain real-time risks and how their impact on investors’ portfolios
  • Show how investors can protect themselves from the real-time risks
  • Give a detailed, yet conversational overview of High-Frequency Trading and its impact on investors
  • Present new thinking about why Flash Crashes happen and what investors can do to protect themselves before they happen
  • Review the ongoing disruption to established business models from FinTech innovation
The reader will learn why the markets are changing, how this affects them, and what they can do to improve their risk management. Along the way, they will gain a toolkit of approaches to analyze specific aspects of the markets, including flash crashes and aggressive high-frequency trading. The authors will also highlight the ongoing disruption to established business models from FinTech innovation.
Number of Pages: 212
Genre: Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: Securities, Finance
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Irene Aldridge & Steve Krawciw
Language: English
Street Date: February 28, 2017
TCIN: 52362431
UPC: 9781119318965
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-9567
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$27.19
MSRPwas $40.00

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