An Introduction to Trading in the Financial Markets, Volume 3: Technology: Systems, Data, and Networks

June 13, 2021
An Introduction to Trading in the Financial Markets, Volume 3: Technology: Systems, Data, and Networks

Networks, systems, and data join the financial markets into asingle interrelated environment that processes millions oftransactions in real time.This volume, the third of four, investigatesthe interconnected nature of financial markets by examiningnetworks, systems, and data in turn. Describing what technologiesdo instead of how they work, the book shows how they drive eachstep of the trading process. We learn why the speed and scope offinancial automation are growing, and we observe the increasingimportance of data in the regulatory process.Contributing to these explanations are visual cues that guidereaders through the material. If knowledge comes from information,then this volume reveals much about the core of the financeindustry.Explains how technologies and data make the financial marketsone of the most automated industriesDescribes how each step in the trading process employstechnology and generates informationPresents major concepts with graphs and easily understooddefinitions