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    Brief description: CEO, FSM Labs

    Blog Name: HFT Review

    Joined: November 4th, 2013


    Victor Yodaiken wrote a new blog post titled High Frequency Trading and the True Value of Time

    By Victor Yodaiken, CEO, FSMLabs Every computer server has a clock on it and a way to ask the operating system the current time, but  at HFT speeds making sure that time is accurate is technically difficult and critical to business. A trading application trying to figure out the simplest information, such as how long a trading venue is taking to confirm trades, is helpless without good time synchronization. The timestamps on confirmations reflect the clock in the exchange or other venue. Are those ahead of or behind the local clock, or do they wander around? Is the local time accurate?…

    4 November 2013