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FIA PTG raises concerns with data collection in proposed Transaction Fee Pilot

FIA PTG raises concerns with data collection in proposed Transaction Fee Pilot

FIA PTG sent a comment letter to the SEC today detailing concerns with the Transaction Fee Pilot for National Market System stocks. FIA PTG told the Commission that data gathered from the pilot will not only fail to provide insight into the order-routing behavior of those handling customer orders, but could also be easily misinterpreted.

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Here's why Coinbase chose Chicago for its new engineering office

Here's why Coinbase chose Chicago for its new engineering office

“A big part of bringing this to Chicago is the technical talent available in the city,” said Groothuis. “Chicago has a really strong technical community, particularly in the financial world, across a pretty broad range of different financial companies and activities.”

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Trump signs bill easing U.S. bank rules into law

Trump signs bill easing U.S. bank rules into law

While the new law lessens rules on a large number of U.S. banks, it stops short of eliminating much of Dodd-Frank. Most of that law’s core provisions remain intact, and the new law’s language is primarily aimed at helping smaller community banks, while preserving stricter rules for the biggest banks on Wall Street.

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How to Launch Cryptocurrency Derivatives: CFTC Issues New Guidance

How to Launch Cryptocurrency Derivatives: CFTC Issues New Guidance

The advisory from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission focuses on a set of best practices for launching cryptocurrency derivative contracts. It says exchanges should have the ability to monitor underlying cryptocurrency spot markets, have a plan for coordinating with federal regulators, and reach out to market participants to solicit comments on a pending contract launch.

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TradingView, the Leading Social Network and Advanced Charting Software Provider for Trader

TradingView, the Leading Social Network and Advanced Charting Software Provider for Trader

TradingView, one of the largest investing communities on the web, announced the close of a $37M Series B financing in a round led by Insight Venture Partners, with participation from Jump Capital and DRW Venture Capital. TradingView will use the capital to expand its valuable software product suite and to continue its rapid international growth.

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Exchanges Blast SEC for Plan to Rein In Rebates

Exchanges Blast SEC for Plan to Rein In Rebates

Two of the biggest U.S. stock-exchange operators have accused the Securities and Exchange Commission of exceeding its legal authority with a proposal to limit the rebates they pay traders

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Why Wall Street’s smart money is embracing ‘stupid’ cryptocurrency

Why Wall Street’s smart money is embracing ‘stupid’ cryptocurrency

With exchanges reportedly making billions, JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs cannot afford to miss the crypto boat

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LynneMarek on Twitter

LynneMarek on Twitter

“All of a sudden #Chicago is kind of a crypto capital https://t.co/k4S3iwfPYY via @crainschicago”

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