Trading terms and manipulation techniques

Bid, ask, fill, spoofing and layering revealed

Virtu IPO aims to show friendly HFT side

Bigger is better in the cut-throat world of rapid-fire trading

Bats proposal may boost US small-caps

Proposal by the US stock exchange to turn away thinly-traded stocks could improve market liquidity

Defender of market complexity leaves SEC

Gregg Berman is a moderate on the risks of high-frequency trading

Foreign-exchange-liquidity chart

Fast forex moves raise liquidity worries

Bank traders and investors are questioning the market mechanics

Virtu seeks $2.6bn valuation from listing

IPO to test investor attitudes to high-frequency trading

High-speed traders face tougher oversight

Proposal requires proprietary firms to become members of Finra

NYSE owner warns of cyber risks

Electronic sentries may slow markets’ flash boys

Outsourcing: Trading places

A proprietary trading firm has clawed its way into the big leagues using talented recruits from India, Kenya and China

Virtu hopes time can heal HFT furore

New York trading powerhouse looks again at flotation

TMX warns on flow to US markets

Canadian bourse calls for more level playing field

BATS buys forex trading network Hotspot

US exchange makes first moves beyond equities

Barclays bites back against NY watchdog

Previously unquestioned law enforcer has hit a dark pool hurdle

Barclays fights back in dark pool case

Lawyers dispute NY attorney-general’s attempt to bolster suit over high-frequency trading

Casualties mount in HFT arms race

Consolidation likely to reduce participant numbers as costs rise

UBS fined $14m over dark pool disclosures

SEC says Swiss bank created unlevel playing field for customers