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Institutional Trading, Dark Pools, and How To Profit


In this lesson you will learn who the “smart money” is, their trading habits, and how they move millions of shares without anyone noticing. These institutional trades are hidden inside of secret dark pools. You will also learn how amateur traders can profit from dark pool trading. First, let’s start off with a good description Read More »

Rise of Dark Pools To Combat HFT Desks


Goldman Sachs just hired exchange owner Nasdaq Inc. to run its dark pool Sigma X stock-trading system. The Nasdaq has spent years working on “Ocean,” its dark pool hosting service. Dark pools are similar to standard markets with one big exception; they can hide their activity by not printing the trades to any public data Read More »