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Algorithmic trading1,9,13,14 is growing rapidly across all types of financial instruments, accounting for over 73% of U.S. equity volumes in 2011 (Reuters and Bloomberg). This has been a fascinating research area at University College London, where for eight years algorithmic trading systems and an Algorithmic Trading/Risk platform7 have been developed with leading investment banks/funds.

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