On September 30th, 2013 Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada Securities Committee hosted a special educational session on high frequency trading (“HFT”). The Committee has recognized the need to deepen its understanding of the issue surrounding HFT to facilitate dialogue and analysis. Over 80 participants were present in-person and approximately 20 joined on-line. For those who were unable to participate either in-person or on-line, the session has been recorded and is available here.
PDAC High Frequency Trading Event, Introductory remarks Barbara Hendrickson
PDAC HFT Event, Dr Andreas Park University of Toronto (please note that due to technical difficulties during the presentation, you will see a blank screen between minutes 37 and 42)
PDAC HFT Event, Mark Francis Small Cap Markets Advisor
PDAC HFT Event, Peter Haynes TD Securities
PDAC HFT Event, Thomas Kalafatis CIBC World Markets
PDAC High Frequency Trading Event, Q&A